Listings for ARTS & CULTURE EVENTs

French Film Festival

French Film Festival

November 8, 2018 at 08-00 AM - , ,
Our Tampines Hub, The Projector, Shaw Theatres Lido & Alliance Française.

Fall in love with storytelling magic of French films once again as the French Film Festival 2018 returns to beguile you in the latest and greatest of French cinema! Be mesmerised by the diverse line-up of close to 30 celebrated … Continue reading

Keppel Latin American Film Festival

Keppel Latin American Film Festival

November 22, 2018 at 06-30 PM - , , ,
National Gallery Singapore, 1 St. Andrew's Rd, Singapore 178957

​ The Keppel Latin American Film Festival (KLAFF), is an exciting annual film festival organized by the Resident Embassies in Singapore of Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Chile, Cuba, Mexico, Panama, Peru & Venezuela.   ​”Come and join our yearly journey to Latin American … Continue reading

Día de Muertos Mexicano

Día de Muertos Mexicano

November 2, 2018 at 05-00 PM - , , ,
Lucha Loco - Mexican Cocina Y Bar, 15 Duxton Hill, Singapore 089598

The Mexican Association in Singapore will celebrate the Day of the Dead (Día de Muertos) with a family friendly party. There’ll be delicious Mexican food and drinks, kids activities at the kids corner, the traditional Mexican shrine, sweets, Mexican merchandise … Continue reading

Mexican movie “The Noble Family”

Mexican movie “The Noble Family”

November 1, 2018 at 06-30 PM - , ,
Ngee Ann Kongsi Auditorium, UT23-02-01, NUS University Town, 8 College Avenue West, Singapore 138608

Dear friends, We are happy to share with you that the Embassy of Mexico in collaboration with Yale-NUS College and Department of Spanish of NUS, we will screen the Mexican movie “The Noble Family” (PG rating), followed by  Q&A. *Free admission* Please … Continue reading

All About Dia de Muertos in Singapore

All About Dia de Muertos in Singapore

October 26, 2018 at 05-00 PM - , ,
Super Loco Customs House, Lucha Loco, Super Loco Robertson Quay, F1 Pit Building

Dia de Muertos is a culturally rich Mexican tradition and holiday that is also celebrated beyond Mexico, across Latin America and the Caribbean. Dia de Muertos, which means Day of the Dead in English, is a time of joyful celebration … Continue reading

German Film Festival

German Film Festival

October 25, 2018 at 08-00 AM - , ,
Alliance Francaise de Singapour, Golden Village Plaza Singapura, National Gallery Singapore, Singapore Botanic Gardens

The German Film Festival in Singapore has come a long way since the first film week in 1978 organised by the Goethe-Institut Singapore. In the Festival’s 22nd edition, a selection of the latest films from Germany and Europe will be … Continue reading

Parasu – The Story of an Ultimate Warrior

Parasu – The Story of an Ultimate Warrior

November 16, 2018 at 08-00 PM - , ,
Esplanade Theatre Studio, 1 Esplanade Drive Singapore 038981

Parasurama, the valiant warrior sage, is the sixth avatar or manifestation of Lord Vishnu. He lived through the lives of the avatars Rama, Balarama, Krishna, and Kalki, the last of whom he was destined to mentor. He was also teacher … Continue reading

Vishaal and the Chitravina

Vishaal and the Chitravina

November 16, 2018 at 07-30 PM - , ,
Esplanade Recital Studio, 1 Esplanade Drive Singapore 038981

“Vishaal Sapuram might be quiet, but his fingers do all the talking for him.” The Hindu Texas-born music prodigy Vishaal Sapuram first encountered the chitravina at the age of six when his parents took him to an N. Ravikiran concert … Continue reading

Akshayambara

Akshayambara

November 17, 2018 at 06-00 PM - ,
Esplanade Annexe Studio, 1 Esplanade Drive Singapore 038981

What happens when roles are reversed in a male-dominated theatre practice like yakshagana? India Foundation for the Arts grantee and theatre practitioner Sharanya Ramprakash’s Akshayambara explores the conflicts in tradition, gender, power and morality that are inherent in yakshagana. The experimental play uses … Continue reading

Niladri Kumar – Where Tradition meets Innovation

Niladri Kumar – Where Tradition meets Innovation

November 18, 2018 at 07-30 PM - , ,
Esplanade Concert Hall, 1 Esplanade Drive Singapore 038981

Hailing from a lineage of five generations of gitar players, Niladri Kumar is a world renowned and global icon. Under the guidance, and numerous years of training from his Father and guru pandit Kartick Kumar, Niladri went on to revolutionise … Continue reading

Vasantham Live: Nenjukulle

Vasantham Live: Nenjukulle

November 24, 2018 at 07-30 PM - , ,
Esplanade Annexe Studio, 1 Esplanade Drive Singapore 038981

Vasantham LIVE Nenjukulle brings you an evening of local songs by Singapore’s Tamil music talents, in commemoration of the TV channel’s 10th anniversary. Homegrown artists Suthasini, Vishnu Balaji, Satthia and many more, look set to give you an unforgettable musical … Continue reading

NADI – The River

NADI – The River

November 24, 2018 at 08-00 PM - , , ,
Esplanade Theatre

“Rivers serve to remind us that we are linked to the varied philosophies, cultures and languages that the river witnesses in its continual flow through our lands.” Leela Samson The river is the very source of life. From Sufi fakirs … Continue reading

Ganga – The Heavenly Princess

Ganga – The Heavenly Princess

November 24, 2018 at 11-00 AM - , , ,
Esplanade Recital Studio, 1 Esplanade Drive Singapore 038981

Before the sacred Ganges River got its name, it was known as Ganga, the mischievous daughter of the mighty mountain king Himalaya who lives in heaven. One day, a king from Earth named Bhagirath begs Himalaya for help with his … Continue reading

Bali

Bali

November 24, 2018 at 08-00 PM - ,
Esplanade Theatre Studio, 1 Esplanade Drive Singapore 038981

International Premiere One of the unsung heroes of the Indian epic Ramayana is the army of monkeys from the land of Kishkindha that helped Rama win his war against the demon king Ravana. But before these simian soldiers followed him … Continue reading

Avial

Avial

November 23, 2018 at 08-00 PM - , ,
Esplanade Concert Hall, 1 Esplanade Drive Singapore 038981

“Few bands in the contemporary indie scene in the country have been able to sustain that momentum, transcending language barriers, on the back of just that one album as have Avial.” The Hindu. There is nothing quite like the music … Continue reading

An Introduction to Breath and Emotion

An Introduction to Breath and Emotion

November 25, 2018 at 06-00 PM - , ,
Esplanade Rehearsal Studio, 1 Esplanade Drive Singapore 038981

Adishakti has evolved into a purely physical craft for the stimulation of emotion and psychological expression. As breathing is the physical expression of thought and emotion, it implies that a particular emotion has a particular pattern of breath. In koodiyattam, … Continue reading

Adventures of Hanuman

Adventures of Hanuman

November 17, 2018 at 01-00 PM - ,
PIP's PLAYbox, 1 Esplanade Drive Singapore 038981

The mighty monkey god is an important character in the Ramayana epic story. He once tried to eat the Sun, mistaking it for a mango in the sky! Blessed with powers and strength he went on many adventures together with … Continue reading

Parent-Child Workshop – Basic Indian Dance

Parent-Child Workshop – Basic Indian Dance

November 25, 2018 at 11-00 AM - , , , ,
Esplanade Rehearsal Studio, 1 Esplanade Drive Singapore 038981

Come discover the rich heritage of Indian dance! In this introductory workshop for you and your child, learn animal and bird postures as well as hand gestures representing different elements of nature. Find out how to create a simple dance … Continue reading

JUST A BREATH AWAY – (DANS LA BRUME)

JUST A BREATH AWAY – (DANS LA BRUME)

November 9, 2018 at 07-00 PM - , ,
Various Locations

Mathieu will stop at nothing to find a cure for his 11-year-old daughter Sarah’s childhood illness, which confined her to a hermetic, bubble-like chamber since she was born. When a sudden earthquake hits Paris and a deadly gas cloud begins … Continue reading

Día De Muertos – Day of The Dead Party

Día De Muertos – Day of The Dead Party

October 27, 2018 at 08-00 PM - , ,
Lucha Loco - Mexican Cocina Y Bar 15 Duxton Hill, Singapore 089598

Lucha Loco & The Mexican Association in Singapur (MEXASING) present: Dia De Los Muertos (Day of The Dead Halloween Weekend Fiesta) A DAVID BOWIE TRIBUTE! SATURDAY, 27 OCTOBER – DIA DE LOS MUERTOS FEISTA Featuring: DJ FAT FISH! SUPERLOCO SHRINE … Continue reading

Dia De Los Muertos: kick off party

Dia De Los Muertos: kick off party

October 26, 2018 at 05-00 PM - , ,
Super Loco Customs House Customs House, 70 Collyer Quay #01-04, Singapore 049323

Join us at the most anticipated Mexican festival – the Day of the Dead. Be in for a night of treats and go loco with DJ David Carollo Honour the dead and celebrate life, amigos! KICK OFF PARTY: Friday, 26th … Continue reading

Dia De Los Muertos Kid’s Party

Dia De Los Muertos Kid’s Party

October 28, 2018 at 11-00 AM - , ,
Super Loco Robertson Quay, The Quayside, 60 Robertson Quay #01-13, Singapore 238252

Join us at Super Loco Robertson Quay to celebrate the day of the dead this Sunday, 28th October. We will be hosting a Brunch party especially for the kids from 11am to 3pm. EVENT DETAILS – Open to public. – … Continue reading

Dia de Muertos Singapore 2018

Dia de Muertos Singapore 2018

November 3, 2018 at 12-00 PM - , ,
F1 Pit Building

 Join us for the largest Mexican Day of the Dead celebration in South East Asia. Back for its 4th edition, the event will feature a full day of music, performances, family activities and an exclusive array of Mexican and Latin … Continue reading

Visiting Artist Series: Paul Lewis, Haydn-Beethoven-Brahms Cycle – Recital III

Visiting Artist Series: Paul Lewis, Haydn-Beethoven-Brahms Cycle – Recital III

November 24, 2018 at 07-30 PM - , ,
Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music Concert Hall

Paul Lewis continues his exploration of the musical brilliance of Haydn’s innovative Sonatas, Beethoven’s bagatelles, and Brahms’ fantasies. ABOUT PAUL LEWIS ‘The pianist combined muscularity, tenderness and intelligence with unshowy dexterity to create interpretations of great insight and power.’ – … Continue reading

Disco Sheela and other Indian Superwomen

Disco Sheela and other Indian Superwomen

November 17, 2018 at 07-30 PM - , ,
Esplanade Recital Studio, 1 Esplanade Drive Singapore 038981

There are different kinds of women in the Indian community, and they are all superwomen. Superwomen don’t have it perfect; they have responsibilities to manage, careers to juggle, generations to bring up and cultural values to uphold. Is it possible … Continue reading

This is my life! Erick Guansing in concert

This is my life! Erick Guansing in concert

November 30, 2018 at 08-00 PM - , ,
Esplanade Recital Studio, 1 Esplanade Dr, Singapore 038981

Erick Guansing is the Champion and also the Overall Winner of “Best of the Best Awards” in Singapore Street Festival 2004. He sang the finale at the 117th IOC Opening Ceremony event that was telecast “live” worldwide in 2005. Erick … Continue reading

RUSSIAN NATIONAL MUSICAL DAY IN SINGAPORE

RUSSIAN NATIONAL MUSICAL DAY IN SINGAPORE

November 27, 2018 at 07-00 PM - , ,
University Cultural Centre Theatre, NUS

It is the 50th anniversary of the Russia-Singapore relations. This is the first time leading Russian orchestras pulling together to perform in front of the Singaporean audience. This is Moscow Suvorov Military Orchestra named after Lieutenant-General V. Khalilov representing the … Continue reading

ADOY

ADOY

November 29, 2018 at 08-00 PM - , ,
Esplanade - Theatres on the Bay, 1 Esplanade Dr, Singapore 038981

“10 Korean Indie Bands That Should Be On Your Playlist” Buzzfeed UK Formed in 2016, ADOY broke into the Korean music scene with its dreamy and upbeat synth pop sound. ADOY’s music conjures images of waves, surfing, night walks and … Continue reading

Felabration Singapore 2018

Felabration Singapore 2018

October 14, 2018 at 04-00 PM - , ,
Canvas, 20 Upper Circular Road, The Riverwalk, #B1-01/06, Singapore 058416

The biggest Afrobeat music event in Singapore is back! FELABRATION SINGAPORE 2018. Fela Anikulapo Kuti the defining creator of the funk, jazz and rhythmic force that is Afrobeat, which emerged in Nigeria in the 1970s. A composer and multi-instrumentalist genius … Continue reading

Musical Play Date

Musical Play Date

October 21, 2018 at 05-00 PM - ,
278 East Coast Road Singapore S428944

In an age when children develop surrounded by constant stimulation and distraction, classical music acquires a very special value. It is hard to underestimate the destructive effect technology has on our children’s attention spans and ability to focus. Considering ways … Continue reading

Coffee morning with Pablo Picasso

Coffee morning with Pablo Picasso

October 14, 2018 at 11-00 AM - ,
278 East Coast Road Singapore S428944

Dear Coffee/Art lovers! We are happy to invite you to discover Pablo Picasso as a greatest artist and innovator of all time. Want to know what’s is a Cubiest movement, collage art style and other exciting modern innovations in art? … Continue reading

Histories Series – Did the British “buy” Singapore?

Histories Series – Did the British “buy” Singapore?

October 18, 2018 at 07-00 PM - ,
National Library Board Singapore - Possibility Room

Hear from Professor Peter Borschberg as he presents on the founding of the British trading post on Singapore in 1819, which elicited immediate reactions from the Dutch authorities in Melaka, Riau and Batavia. The Dutch consistently argued that the trading … Continue reading

Musical Theatre Open Mic Night By Sing’theatre Academy

Musical Theatre Open Mic Night By Sing’theatre Academy

October 27, 2018 at 07-30 PM - , , ,
Singapore Repertory Theatre, 20 Merbau Road, Singapore 239035

Musical Theatre Open Mic Night By Sing’theatre Academy 27 Oct 2018, Saturday 7:30pm – 11:00pm Come and Join Sing’theatre Academy for a special edition of our regular Musical Theatre Open Mic night! Bring along your sheet music for our pianist … Continue reading

Ensayos del Ballet Folklórico Esencias de México (Mexasing)

Ensayos del Ballet Folklórico Esencias de México (Mexasing)

October 7, 2018 at 09-00 AM - , ,
10 Square at Orchard Central Orchard Central, Level 10, 181 Orchard Road, Singapore 238896

Cuando escuchas el Jarabe Tapatio 💃, ¿se te enchina la piel Detalles Explica qué tipo de evento organizas y de qué se trata Categoría Baile y se te mueven los piesitos 👢👠? Esta es tu oportunidad no importa que pienses … Continue reading

Explorando Singapur: Peranakan Museum (MEXASING)

Explorando Singapur: Peranakan Museum (MEXASING)

October 9, 2018 at 09-30 AM - ,
39 Armenian St, Singapore 179941. Peranakan Museum.

Únete con nosotros en un viaje a la epoca del Peranakan y su influencia en el estilo de vida actual desde el origen de Singapore; la influencia china con la mezcla de otras culturas da el estilo especial del Peranakan. … Continue reading

Actually Affordable Artist Market

Actually Affordable Artist Market

October 21, 2018 at 02-00 PM - ,
Camp Kilo Charcoal Club, 66 Kampong Bugis #01-01, Singapore 338987

Actually Affordable Artist Market returns for its 2nd edition at Camp Kilo Charcoal Club come Sunday 21st Oct! Born out of the desire to provide affordable art to the discerning crowd, AAAM aims to offer an alternative platform for local … Continue reading

Souvenir: The true story of Florence Foster Jenkins

Souvenir: The true story of Florence Foster Jenkins

September 19, 2018 at 04-00 PM - ,
KC Arts Centre Home of Singapore Repertory Theatre - 20 Merbau Road, Robertson Quay

Souvenir takes us back to 1964 where pianist Cosmé McMoon recounts the real-life musical career of one of History’s most unforgettable Opera Stars, Florence Foster Jenkins. She was an outlandish and wealthy socialite who believed in in the importance of … Continue reading

In Bloom – Exhibition – Benjamin Werner

In Bloom – Exhibition – Benjamin Werner

October 5, 2018 at 06-00 PM -
Australian High Commission, Singapore 25 Napier Road, Singapore

Join Benjamin Werner at the opening event on Friday October 5, 2018 from 6pm at the Australian High Commission located at 25 Napier Road, Singapore. INSTINC Creative Residency: 17 September to 7th October 2018 EXHIBITION DATES: 5 October to 7 … Continue reading

HAUNTED HOTEL – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

HAUNTED HOTEL – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

September 30, 2018 at 07-00 PM - ,
Screening Room, The Arts House, 1 old parliament lane, Singapore 179429

Vacationing in Malaysia, a female tourist from China and her friends decide to travel to Genting Highlands. However, due to some confusion, they end up staying at one of Asia’s most haunted hotels. After realising the eerie situation that they … Continue reading

YOU MEAN THE WORLD TO ME – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

YOU MEAN THE WORLD TO ME – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

September 29, 2018 at 09-00 PM - ,
Screening Room, The Arts House, 1 old parliament lane, Singapore 179429

Sunny (Frederick Lee), a film director, returns to his hometown of Penang to shoot a new film, an autobiographical story about his family, all without his family’s knowledge or approval. It has been years since he was last home, and … Continue reading

NASI LEMAK 2.0 – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

NASI LEMAK 2.0 – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

September 30, 2018 at 04-00 PM - ,
Screening Room, The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane, Singapore 179429

Young Chef Huang (Namewee) struggles to get his restaurant business going because he cannot adapt to the localized cooking his patrons are looking for. However, contradictory to his unpopular cuisine, he is also well-known as Hero Huang in the local … Continue reading

NASI LEMAK 2.0 – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

NASI LEMAK 2.0 – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

September 29, 2018 at 07-00 PM - ,
Screening Room, The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane, Singapore 179429

Young Chef Huang (Namewee) struggles to get his restaurant business going because he cannot adapt to the localized cooking his patrons are looking for. However, contradictory to his unpopular cuisine, he is also well-known as Hero Huang in the local … Continue reading

AASAAN (THE PROFESSOR) – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

AASAAN (THE PROFESSOR) – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

September 29, 2018 at 04-00 PM - ,
Screening Room, The Arts House, 1 old parliament lane, Singapore 179429

Madhusoodhanan is a private University Mathematical professor who lives a very simple yet content life with his only daughter, Mythili. She is all he has in life after losing his pregnant wife in a car accident few years ago. Madhusoodhanan … Continue reading

MALAYSIA AND SINGAPORE CINEMA:  Shared Histories & Common Markets?

MALAYSIA AND SINGAPORE CINEMA: Shared Histories & Common Markets?

September 29, 2018 at 01-30 PM - ,
Screening Room, The Arts House, 1 old parliament lane, Singapore 179429

Malaysia and Singapore have a shared early cinema history. Over the last few years, there have been film production collaborations between the two countries as film funders see a common market emerging. Many mainstream feature films have seen commercial screenings … Continue reading

LEBUHRAYA KE NERAKA – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

LEBUHRAYA KE NERAKA – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

September 28, 2018 at 09-00 PM - ,
Screening Room, The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane, Singapore 179429

Directed by Mamat Khalid, the story follows a group of bikers, who call themselves Rentaz, decide to go on a high-speed cross-country road trip to Betong Siam. However, the group ends up journeying into the underworld of hell instead. Director: … Continue reading

MRS K. – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

MRS K. – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

September 30, 2018 at 01-30 PM - ,
Screening Room, The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane, Singapore 179429

Mrs K is a housewife who lives in a quiet suburban neighbourhood with her husband, Mr K and their daughter Lil’ K. One day, a stranger shows up to blackmail Mrs K. He’s an ex-cop who knows about her unseemly … Continue reading

MRS K. – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

MRS K. – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

September 28, 2018 at 07-00 PM - ,
Screening Room, The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane, Singapore 179429

Mrs K is a housewife who lives in a quiet suburban neighbourhood with her husband, Mr K and their daughter Lil’ K. One day, a stranger shows up to blackmail Mrs K. He’s an ex-cop who knows about her unseemly … Continue reading

Acrylic Pour Jewellery Dish Workshop @ Alter Ego

Acrylic Pour Jewellery Dish Workshop @ Alter Ego

September 22, 2018 at 11-00 AM - ,
Alter Ego, #01-13D, Esplanade Mall, 8 Raffles Avenue, 039802

Have fun creating abstract art and enjoying the delish fare at Alter Ego, with $20 F&B credits included in the workshop fees. Continue reading

Musical Play Date

Musical Play Date

September 30, 2018 at 05-00 PM - , ,
278 East Coast Road Singapore S428944

It’s essential for children to be introduced to classical music in a carefully examined and appropriate way since it’s highly beneficial for their developments. Live classical concert for children and their parents. Age: 1yr old and above Fee:$40 ( child … Continue reading

CEX SLAM – CausewayEXchange 2018

CEX SLAM – CausewayEXchange 2018

September 22, 2018 at 08-00 PM - ,
Playden, The Arts House, 1 old parliament lane, Singapore 179429

CEX Slam is a bilateral poetry slam between Singapore and Malaysia, where each country sends a contingent of 5 poets to go up against each other to find out who gets to take home the poetic bragging rights for the … Continue reading