Listings for Theatre Events

PLAYtime! Shaggy and the Trims

PLAYtime! Shaggy and the Trims

May 10, 2019 at 11-00 AM - , ,
Esplanade Theatre Studio Esplanade, Singapore

In a town where everyone is trim and tidy, Shaggy is, well… the shaggiest! You see, even though he looks big, and bold, and brave, haircuts terrify him! All that snipping, buzzing, lopping, and chopping just aren’t his cup of … Continue reading

BOLLYWOOD RETURNS

BOLLYWOOD RETURNS

May 3, 2019 at 08-00 PM - ,
BLACK BOX, GOODMAN ARTS CENTRE SINGAPORE 439053

What do you get when you put a self absorbed producer, a cheesy choreographer, a disgruntled acting coach, a has been actress, a fake Godwoman, 2 wannabes, 1 confused secretary, a struggling script writer, an airy socialite and 2 totally … Continue reading

FOUR FOUR EIGHT

FOUR FOUR EIGHT

February 19, 2019 at 06-00 PM - ,
The ExciseMan Whisky Bar @ Esplanade Mall, #02-27

“Built to be lonely to love the absent. Find me Free me from this corrosive doubt futile despair horror in repose. I can fill my space fill my time but nothing can fill this void in my heart.” – Sarah … Continue reading

The Way of Zhuang Zi

The Way of Zhuang Zi

February 22, 2019 at 08-00 PM - ,
Esplanade Theatre

“A flawless quick-paced production that shines with scintillating wit. The captivating storyline and playful dialogue is a strong testament to director Huang Chih Kai’s brilliance and capability.” Veteran Taiwanese host Sam Tseng Kuo Happiness is the absence of striving for … Continue reading

The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

February 15, 2019 at 08-00 PM - ,
Esplanade Theatre

“Li Liuyi is Asia’s most influential stage artist in the new century.” Japanese contemporary theatre master Suzuki Tadashi The world-famous tale of vengeance and loyalty, brought to exciting life through a modern, Chinese adaptation by acclaimed director Li Liuyi, renowned … Continue reading

Voyage – A Modern Contemporary Bellydance Production

Voyage – A Modern Contemporary Bellydance Production

December 8, 2018 at 02-00 PM - , ,
Goodman Arts Centre, 90 Goodman Road, Blk M, #01-53

About Voyage: Le’Mirage, Performing Arts, invites you to join the dance journey of a lifetime. This world premiere, by Darren Ho’s award-winning troupe and solo artists, celebrates the voyage of a soul through multiple identities. Through a blend of Middle … 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

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

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

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