20th November
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WITNESS TO WAR: REMEMBERING 1942

Featuring more than 130 artefacts from 10 overseas museums and institutions, this international blockbuster exhibition explores how Singapore’s fall was part of a wider campaign waged by the Japanese Empire across the Pacific.

Through 25th March 2018
At the National Museum of Singapore
www.nationalmuseum.sg
Photo courtesy of the National Museum of Singapore,
National Heritage Board

20th November
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INAUGURAL CLOUD FOREST ORCHID DISPLAY

This year marks the fifth anniversary of the Gardens and its first biannual orchid display — one part of Gardens by the Bay’s expanded focus on orchids. Visitors will get to see 29 different types of orchids from the genus Cattleya and their relatives. This display will not only educate visitors on the various genera of orchids, it will also showcase the myriad of forms and colours.

Through 10th December
At Cloud Forest, Gardens by the Bay
www.gardensbythebay.com.sg

20th November
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CHICKEN LITTLE

In this new musical adventure, Chicken Little feels something hit her head and immediately thinks the sky is falling. Follow her on her quest to save her fellow farmyard animals from impending doom, but not without meeting a host of quirky characters along the way including Cocky Locky, Ducky Daddles and the brave Turkey Lurkey. But with a fearsome Foxy Loxy on the loose, will she and her friends make it to the King alive to tell the tale of the falling sky? Find out in this toe-tapping production.

Through 8th December
At KC Arts Centre – Home of SRT
www.srt.com.sg

20th November
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SENTOSA SEGWAY ECO ADVENTURE

There’s no smoother way to enjoy the highlights of Sentosa than by zipping about on a Segway! Don’t worry if you’ve never tried it before — these tours begin with a bit of practice and quick tips that will have you whizzing about in no time. Pick up fun facts as your passionate guide leads you across paved paths. Cruise past beautiful sights, popular beaches and exclusive luxury homes.

Through 31st December
At Beach Station, Sentosa
www.segwaytours.com.sg

20th November
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SIRRI NA PESSE: NAVIGATING BUGIS IDENTITIES IN SINGAPORE

Experience Singapore through the eyes of the Malay-Bugis community, many of whom were a part of seminal historical developments in the Malay world during the 18th and 20th centuries.

 Through 24th June 2018
At Galleries 1 and 2, Malay Heritage Centre
www.malayheritage.org.sg
Photo courtesy of Malay Heritage Centre

20th November
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CIRCUS! SCIENCE UNDER THE BIG TOP!

Kids will get to learn the science behind the circus by examining and watching the art up close. Children will be invited to investigate the difference between illusion and reality, pseudo-science and science. There will also be magic shows and activities in this educational extravaganza. If you’ve always been fascinated by mid air circus acrobatics or tightrope walking, this special event will help you understand a little more about the physics behind the performance.

Through 18th March
At The Annexe, Science Centre Singapore
www.science.edu.sg

25th November
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SSO BABIES’ PROMS

If you’ve got jumping beans for babies, take them to the Singapore Symphony. Orchestra’s Babies’ Proms, a concert where the little tykes can hop around all they want. The annual Babies’ Proms is led by 65-year-old Peter Moore, and introduces children to the joys of classical music.

Through 26th November
At Victoria Theatre & Victoria Concert Hall
www.vtvch.com

7th December
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POSITIVE FAMILY-CHILD FAMILY WORKSHOP

Enjoy an integrated, dynamic and holistic learning experience for families with children ages seven to 12 years old. In this fun-filled workshop, families will bond through musical moments, family yoga, relaxation, positive psychology, games and much more. Participants will be given the tools to become better communicators and learners.

2pm
At The School of Positive Psychology Singapore
www.positivepsych.edu.sg

8th December
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SANTA’S LITTLE HELPER

While Albert is sleeping on Christmas Eve, a big fat man wearing bright red pyjamas tumbles down his chimney like a roly poly pudding. This delightful show comes to life with an irresistible blend of music, puppetry and high energy story telling.

Through 10th December
At the Drama Theatre, SOTA
www.sota.edu.sg

15th December
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SSO CHRISTMAS CONCERT

If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to sing along with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra (SSO) in the Victoria Concert Hall, here’s your chance. Associate Conductor Joshua Tan and the SSO bring you a scintillating collection of musical treasures for the yuletide season, complete with a sing-a-long segment where you and your kids can join in the chorus!

Through 17th December
At Victoria Theatre & Victoria Concert Hall
www.vtvch.com

13th January
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VIENNA BOYS CHOIR IN SINGAPORE 2018

Immerse yourself in the angelic voices of the Vienna Boys Choir — Austria’s youngest ambassadors of music. Other than listening, audiences can expect to engage with the world famous choir in a series of activities that are centred on the themes of seeing, singing, studying and socialising. 2016 recipient of the Erwin Ortner Prize for Choral Music, Maestro Luiz de Godoy, will be conducting some of the most beautiful and purest voices on earth.

 7.30pm
At Victoria Theatre & Victoria Concert Hall
www.svbc.sg

19th January
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007 IN CONCERT

From the world’s longest-running movie franchise, James Bond fans won’t want to miss the chance to listen to music from every James Bond film ever made to date. 13 world-class musicians from the U.K. and 15 of Singapore’s own talented musicians will leave you shaken and stirred with a repertoire spanning 50 years of Bond-themed tunes, from the classic Dr. No, through to Skyfall and Spectre.

Through 20th January
At Grand Theatre, Mastercard Theatres, Marina Bay Sands
www.marinabaysands.com

25th January
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ART STAGE SINGAPORE

Fuel your child’s appreciation for art at this four-day event, which features exhibitions by famous and up-and-coming artists from Singapore and around the world. As part of it, is the Collectors’ Stage — a special exhibition of works from the private collections of Singapore-based collectors. Expect installations, photography, video art and new media.

 Through 28th January
At Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Marina Bay Sands
www.artstage.com

27th January
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SAFARI ZOO RUN 2018

Participants can choose from the 10km competitive race, 5.5km run/walk or 2.5km dash. There is also a 2.5km kids’ dash during this all-inclusive family affair.

7am
At Night Safari and Singapore Zoo
www.safarizoo.run
Photo courtesy of Wildlife Reserves Singapore

31st January
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KIDSFEST 2018: WHAT THE LADYBIRD HEARD

Wacky songs, animal sounds and upbeat performances abound in this charming stage version of the popular children’s picture book. Lanky Len is one of the thieves intent on stealing the farm’s cow. His every step is underpinned with zany sounds, as the thieves quietly stalk about the colourful cardboard cut-out set. The wacky songs that accompany this production are composed by Jon Fiber and Andy Shaw.

 Through 4th February
At KC Arts Centre – Home of SRT
www.srt.com.sg