Past Events

12OCT_Distant Worlds

DISTANT WORLDS: MUSIC FROM FINAL FANTASY – JIRITSU

Gamers both young and old, behold: Nobuo Uematsu composer of the famous video game series Final Fantasy will be making a guest appearance for the orchestra’s stop in Singapore. Combining exclusive HD video content from the legendary game’s developer SQUARE ENIX, this one-night only live symphony orchestra performance will also mark the 30th anniversary of Final Fantasy and its music. Expect music from across the Final Fantasy series, including Final Fantasy XV.

7.30pm
At Star Theatre
www.thestar.sg

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BEETHOVEN’S SYMPHONIES NO. 1 & 9

Featuring the Philharmonic Orchestra and Chamber Choir, as well as the Nafa Chamber Choir, treat yourself and your little one to a unique pairing of Beethoven’s symphonies. In his first symphony evokes the composer’s brash, impassioned and uncompromising character. The ninth on the other hand represents the unending possibility of the symphonic form and a message of renewal and hope.

7.30pm
At Victoria Concert Hall
www.vtvch.com

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OCTOBURST! 2017

Surrounding the theme of nature, esplanade is back with its annual three-day festival for children and families. Ranging from theatre productions to bento-making workshops and drawing competitions, the festival provides plenty of activities for parents to spend quality time with their children while being inspired by the wonders of nature and life.

Through 8th October
At the Esplanade
www.esplanade.com

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JUMP

Combining comedy, martial arts and acrobatics, the talented cast will wow you with their agility and slapstick humour. Back in Singapore for the fourth time, the show has toured internationally since 2005. This popular, hilarious, action-packed, non-verbal comedy event has thrilled audiences in Germany, U.K., U.S., Taiwan, China, Australia and now Singapore once more.

Through 8th October
At Resorts World Theatre, Resorts World Sentosa
www.rwsentosa.com
Photo courtesy of Red Spade Entertainment

06OCT_hungry caterpillar

THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR AND OTHER ERIC CARLE FAVOURITES

Follow a caterpillar on his life journey with vibrant scenery and colourful foods. Amazing puppetry, innovative black light staging, and an original score injects new life to the Eric Carle classic. The other two stories include Little Cloud and The Mixed-Up Chameleon. Kids are free to laugh and comment and say the words to the story along with the narrator.

Through 15th October
10.30pm and 2.30pm
At Victoria Theatre
www.vtvch.com

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MID-AUTUMN FESTIVAL

Whether you choose to take a jaunt down to Chinatown for its lantern processions, or soak up the folk arts performances at Moonfest – A Mid-Autum Celebration, or visit the Chinese Garden, take this opportunity to celebrate one of the loveliest Chinese festivals with your child.

Various timings and locations
www.visitsingapore.com

22Sep-hippo on moon

DAVID WALLIAMS PRESENTS THE FIRST HIPPO ON THE MOON

Les Petits Theatre Company presents the Singapore premiere of the stage adaptation of David Walliams’ The First Hippo on the Moon at the SOTA Drama Theatre. Based on the book, this explosively funny space adventure will see two hippos crack at being the first to land on the moon.

23rd, 24th September
At SOTA Drama Centre
www.sota.edu.sg

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WEST SIDE STORY

Following wild acclaim and sold-out sessions around the world from London, Tokyo and Sydney, this new stage production of the classic dance musical is coming to Singapore. With an outstanding cast from the U.S., audiences will be treated to classic songs like Maria, Tonight, Somewhere, America and I Feel Pretty.

Through 24th September
At Mastercard Theatres at Marina Bay Sands
www.marinabaysands.com

09Sep-STGCC 2017

SINGAPORE TOY, GAME AND COMIC CONVENTION (STGCC)

Celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, the Singapore Toy, Game and Comic Convention returns bigger and better with a star-studded guest list, exclusives and collectibles, epic installations and displays. This is a not-to-be-missed event for avid comic junkies, die-hard collectors, and gaming enthusiasts.

Through 10th September
At Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Level B2, Halls, D, E & F
www.singaporetgcc.com

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THE NUTCRACKER

In this stylised rendition of one of the world’s most well-known ballet, artistic producer Fan Dong Kai will combine state-of-the-art technology, world-class illusions, special effects, video animation to spark a love for theatre in our child. In this localised version of the ballet, expect assorted dance forms, dramatic theatre sets, unique costumes and a dose of Singapore’s nuances.

Through 10th September
At Gateway Theatre
theatre.gateway.sg