Archive for the 'Events' Category

Jun 04 2011

What’s up in Singapore this June

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It’s hard to ignore that the Great Singapore Sale is in full force, but there’s a lot more going on this month than just shopping. These are my top picks for June events happening outside the malls on Orchard Road: Music It’s been more than 30 years since Bob Marley smoked his final joint, but … read the full post

May 09 2011

Shakespeare in the Park: MacBeth

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“Ai yah!  Out damn spot! Out I say, lah!” Ok, it’s not that extreme, but there is a distinct Singlish lilt to the voice of Lady MacBeth in the Singapore Repertory Theatre’s latest production for Shakespeare in the Park. They’ve taken a couple other liberties and turned up the drama Hollywood-style with bloody battle scenes, … read the full post

Apr 12 2011

Open House at the Malay Heritage Centre

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There’s no doubt the biggest and newest attractions are what draw tourists to Singapore, but it’s still surprising that the Malay Heritage Centre is closing for major renovations after only 7 years. The up-side to the closure is that the centre is having an Open House with free admission until April 30, 2011. The Malay … read the full post

Apr 08 2011

Southeast Asian Film Festival at the Singapore Art Museum

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There’s a rare chance to catch some independent Asian cinema on the big screen during Singapore’s first Southeast Asian Film Festival. The festival features emerging and established Singaporean directors plus films from six other countries in the region. The event is being held at the Moving Image Gallery at Sam@8Q, an extension of the Singapore … read the full post

Mar 23 2011

Broadway’s “The Lion King” opens in Singapore

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Singapore is known as the Lion City, so it’s only fitting that the Broadway show “The Lion King” has made its Southeast Asian debut right here. The musical is based on the 1994 Disney classic and is the first major performance to grace the stage of the new Sands Theatre at the stunning Marina Sands … read the full post

Jan 28 2011

Singapore Rocks: Concerts through February 2011

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The next month is set to be a big one for music fans in Singapore with concerts by pop starlets through to rock legends. Check out the list below and see if anything tickles your fancy! (Unless otherwise specified, ticket sales are through SISTIC.) January 29: Laneway Festival – Australia’s St Jerome’s Laneway Festival is … read the full post

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