Theatre & Shows
Forever Young by Sing'Theatre from Wed 11th Oct to Sat 21st Oct
Directed by Hossan Leong, this musical drama is set in the future, where an old folks' home is populated by a bunch of music-loving oldies, determined to prove that they are anything but ageing.Taken from an original Swiss show, the story is a society comment - and a chance to hear some great pop tu...
Boeing Boeing from Fri 23rd Jun to Sat 22nd Jul
Victoria Theatre is the venue for the fun W!ld Rice production of Marc Camoletti's stage show, about a man with more than one girl on his arm. The deception works well, until a friend comes to stay...Performance times Tue-Sat 20:00, Sat & Sun 15:00Tickets from sistic
Jack & The Beanstalk Wed 11th Apr
Stage Club produces it's annual Christmas panto, and this year's performance is based on the classic children's legend of the boy who sets out to sell a cow and ends up with a handful of magic beans.Tanglin Club is the venue and the performance is over four nights, 26 & 27 Nov, 3 & 4 Dec.
Danz Up 2.0 《炫舞场2.0 from Fri 9th Jun to Sat 10th Jun
Hong Kong street dance performance comes to Drama Centre Theatre, with an urban musical backdrop including jazz-funk and hip hop. Running the energetic performance is choreographer Shing Mak, musician Day Tai, playwright Matthew Cheng and stage director Tang Wai-kit.Includes Cantonese dialogue...
West Side Story from Wed 13th Sep to Sun 24th Sep
Classic Broadway tale gets a Singapore spin at the MBS Mastercard Grand Theatre, where two New York gangs square up to win control of the streets - and hearts. Performance times:Tue-Fri 20:00, Sat 16 Sep 13:00 & 18:00, Sat 23 Sep 14:00 & 20:00, Sun 13:00 & 18:00
Positive thinking from Lilly Singh, who is out to teach the audience that they can achieve her dreams. Singh introduces ideas from here book How To Be A Bawse: A Guide to Surviving Conquering Life.
Dim Sum Dollies - the History of Singapore Part 1 Wed 11th Apr
A Singapore comedy production starring Selena Tan, Pam Oei, Denise Tan and Hossan Leong. Directed by Glen Goei. Tuesday to Saturday 20:00 and Saturday and Sunday 15:00
Act3 International Theatre Season: The Curious Adventures of Pinocchio from Tue 25th Jul to Sun 6th Aug
UK-based LYNGO Theatre and Act3 International team up to bring children a brand new take on the classic tale of the wooden toy-turned child with the ever-growing nose. Show times:Weekdays 09:00 / Weekends 10:30 & 14:30Tickets from sistic
One Man, Two Guvnors by The Stage Club from Wed 24th May to Sat 27th May
Richard Bean's West End and Broadway comedy gets The Stage Club treatment. This is a modern take on an 18th-century comedy, this version being about an out-of-work musician caught up in a complicated web involving two different temporary careers.
The SinGlorious Show Wed 11th Apr
Here's a 'tour' with a difference: take a drink; find out about the secret side of Singapore; laugh til you drop; then go home. The SinGlorious show - part-tour, part-performance - will give you a very different take on the Red Dot.
Russell Howard Around The World from Sun 28th May to Fri 28th Apr
Comedy at Kallang Theatre, as the UK's Russell Howard picks up the mic for his grand 2017 tour. You might now Howard better for his part writing and starring in his own BBC Three show Russell Howard's Good News, as well as other starring comic roles and travelogues. Brace for a night of laughs! ...
Poultry Tales from Sat 29th Apr to Sun 14th May
For the Year of the Rooster, a timely performance from three stars of classic childrens' stories - a goose, a hen and a chicken all of whom sing and dance their way through an hour of fun.Performance times 10:30 & 14:00
Forbidden City - Portrait of an Empress from Tue 8th Aug to Sun 20th Aug
From Singapore Repertory Theatre, a grand and hugely successful musical about life in The Forbidden City, legendary Empress Dowager Cixi and young concubine Yehenara. Starring Kit Chan and Cheryl Tan, with music by Dick Lee, as well as West End and Broadway stars.Performance times: Tue, Th...
Pinocchio: A Whale of a Tale! from Sat 8th Jul to Sun 30th Jul
At Far East Square's Pavilion, ArtBeatz presents this childrens' stage show based on the story of the wooden boy with the long nose. Look out for the brilliant stage props made from upcycled items. Performance times Fri 18:00, Sat 15:00 & 18:00, Sun 15:00Email here for weekday or school boo...
Pangdemonium's Tango from Fri 19th May to Sun 4th Jun
Singaporean playwright Joel Tan's gritty tale of two men and their adoptive son is the second title in the Pangdemonium 2017 season, playing out at Drama Centre Theatre between May and June. This is a new stageplay, commissioned by Pangdemonium and inspired by true blog events.Performance times: Tue...
The Latecomers – Singapore Comedy Fringe 2017 Sat 29th Apr
Afternoon session at the Esplanade's Annexe Studio as part of the Singapore Comedy Fringe 2017. The Latecomers are an improvised comedy troupe with mixed nationalities and a varied repertoire. Prepare for plenty of laughs!For details on the Comedy Fringe click here
Fun's the name of the game as the Singapore Comedy Fringe 2017 continues its run at the Esplanade's Annexe Studio, with an upbeat set from this Somalian-born funnyman.For details on the Comedy Fringe click here
AGP World Presents: Nicolai Friedrich, The Best Mentalist of the World from Mon 3rd Apr to Sat 6th May
The ‘world’s greatest mentalist’ graces the Lion City with his brand of illusions on Saturday, 6 May 2017, at the Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay. Nicolai Friedrich, famed German magician and mentalist, brings with him his repertoire of experiments, charisma and flair to these shores for the first t...
With the Singapore Comedy Fringe 2017 in full funny flow tonight at the Esplanade's Annexe Studio, Butch Bradley takes an hour-long set.For details on the Comedy Fringe click here
Live Spectacle Naruto: Song of the Akatsuki from Sat 10th Jun to Sun 11th Jun
Classic drama based on the best-selling weekly comic strip, later turned into a manga/anime series and then movie.Naruto has been away from his hometown to perfect his training. On return, a mission awaits.Performance times: 13:00 & 18:00
Ponniyin Selvan from Fri 28th Apr to Sun 30th Apr
Based on a classic novel, the story is a complex love story set in 960 AD Thanjavur, around Chola king Sundara Chozhar.Performance times Fri 28 Apr 19:00, Sat 29 & Sun 30 Apr 18:00
The Tiger Who Came to Tea from Fri 19th May to Sun 21st May
From the West End to the Red Dot, this is the classic children's stage production about the hungry tiger who turns up at Sophie's house - just in time for a meal.
Being Haresh Sharma from Thu 29th Jun to Sun 2nd Jul
Showcase of the poet's best works over three decades, by The Necessary Stage, directed by Natalie Hennedige. Programme times:Thu-Fri 20:00 / Sat 15:00 & 20:00 / Sun 15:00
Noose & Kakis 2... My PSLE Is Better Than Yours from Fri 19th May to Sun 21st May
Theatre comedy from four Singaporean comedians – Kumar, Fakkah Fuzz, Rishi Budhrani and Sam See - has Noose characters wowing the crowds at MES Theatre, Mediacorp, for a three-day run.Perforamance times: Fri 20:00, Sat 14:30 & 20:00, Sun 15:00
Giselle from Wed 26th Apr to Sat 29th Apr
Famous opera about the girl who falls for a nobleman, without know that he is betrothed to someone else. The enusing drama plays out with all the classic hallmarks of love, betrayal, deception and drama.Performance times: Wed-Fri 20:00. Sat 15:30 & 20:00Tickets from sistic
The Great Wall Musical from Fri 14th Jul to Sun 30th Jul
Dramatic theatrical production of the story about a woman who brought down The Great Wall - with her tears. Stars Na-Young Jeon, George Chan and local star Nathan Hartono.Composer David Shrubsole, Director Darren Yap, Playwright Jean Tay.
Don't miss the Queen of Singapore comedy gracing the stage at the Esplanade's Annexe Studio, for the Singapore Comedy Fringe 2017. Kumar has played throughout the region and is a known hit with audiences.For details on the Comedy Fringe click here
The Fringe Gala 2017 – Singapore Comedy Fringe 2017 Sat 29th Apr
Late night laughs at the Esplanade's Annexe Studio, as Singapore Comedy Fringe 2017 continues.The Gala welcomes some of the best comic acts to town, including Butch Bradley, Fakkah Fuzz, Shamaine Othman, and many more.For details on the Comedy Fringe click here
Singapore Comedy Fringe 2017 continues at the Esplanade's Annexe Studio, with a risque set from comedian Katerina Vrana - the show was a sell-out at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival.For details on the Comedy Fringe click here
Army Daze 2 from Fri 4th Aug to Sun 20th Aug
Drama Centre Theatre hosts this comic meet-up with your favourite army pals, catching up on lost time after 30 years apart. The 80s seems a long time ago as characters reveal the events of the past three decades.Starring Hossan Leong, Ebi Shankara, Joshua Lim and more.Performance times: Fri 20:00, S...
Chef: Bibimbap vs Chilli Crab from Sat 10th Jun to Sat 22nd Jul
At Sentosa's Resorts World Theatre, this is one gourmet musical you don't want to miss. Choi Cheoul directed and produced the performance that uses beatboxing to recount a story of two chefs battling it out.Performance times: Thu-Fri 20:00, Sat 14:00 & 20:00, Sun 14:00 (Mon 26 Jun 20:00)
Voices of the Amazon from Fri 28th Jul to Sat 29th Jul
Dance and music combine in this exotic production set in Brazil's rainforest, where a water spirit searches for a cure for her ailing sister.Performance times Fri 20:00, Sat 14:00 & 20:00
Continuing the Singapore Comedy Fringe at The Esplanade's Annexe Studio, six brave stand-ups do battle to entertain the audience. Featuring Jacky Ng, Fakkah Fuzz, Sam See, Prakash Daniel, Shamaine Othman and Papi Zak.
Singapore International Festival of Arts 2017 from Wed 28th Jun to Sat 9th Sep
This year's theme is Enchantment, and the line-up has the classic varied programme of theatre, dance, drama and music, including the Kronos Quartet, Dragonflies, Germinal, The Nature Museum and more.Tickets from sistic
Hand to God from Wed 19th Apr to Sat 6th May
From Broadway comes this fast-paced comedy, rated 18 and lots of fun! A teenager coping with the dead of his dad gets roped into helping in the family puppet show, with unusual consequences...Performance times: Wed-Fri 20:00 / Sat 15:00 & 20:00Tickets from sistic
Sister Act from Tue 9th May to Sun 21st May
Classic comedy with a failed diva hiding out in a convent after being witness to a crime. Expect singing, dancing and plenty of laughs!Performance times:Tue-Fri 19:30Sat 14:00 & 19:30Sun 13:00 & 18:00Tickets from sistic
La Cage Aux Folles from Wed 19th Apr to Sat 13th May
The latest colourful stage production from W!ld Rice is the classic tale of a nightclub owner whose business is in danger of being shut down. Close to 35 years since it premiered on Broadway, winner of 11 Tony Awards, W!LD RICE's Readers' Choice Award for "Production of the Year" 2012 La Cage Aux Fo...
Cirque du Soleil: Koozia from Thu 13th Jul to Sun 13th Aug
The stunning circus troupe is back at the Big Top next to Marina Bay Sands, bringing the usual mix of amazing stunts and high-flying spectacles. Kooza comes from the Sanskrit word 'Koza', which means box or treasure. This treasure chest contains more than 50 players, entertaining the audience to a b...
Geronimo Stilton Live In The Kingdom Of Fantasy from Fri 26th May to Sun 28th May
Kids and families will love this stage show of the classic book series at Mediacorp's Theatre. The musical show takes the audience on an adventure through the Kingdom of Fantasy, as he attempts to rescue the Queen of the Fairies.
What's Done is Done Fri 26th May
At the Esplanade's Theatre, Shakespeare's classic drama Macbeth gets a modern twist thanks to Bollywood director Rajat Kapoor. This time the action centres around 'Macky B', his wife, and three strange sisters.
Singapore Comedy Fringe 2017 is in town, and with it a whole host of acts. At the Esplanade's Annexe Studio, funnyman Rishi brings top comedy talent to anyone wanting to learn about Uniquely Singapore.For details on the Comedy Fringe click here
FRAGO from Thu 13th Jul to Sun 23rd Jul
Lucas Ho's gritty drama comes to Drama Centre Black Box - a tale of war games, rites of passage, and thoughts of home.Performance times: Tue-Fri 20:00, Sat 15:00 & 20:00, Sun 15:00In English and Mandarin with subtitles. Advisory: coarse language.
Forever Crazy - Crazy Horse Paris from Wed 11th Oct to Sun 29th Oct
From the romantic city of Paris, the international Crazy Hours tour comes to Singapore's Grand Theatre, with a cabaret repertoire known worldwide.Performance times: Wed 20:00 / Thu & Fri 20:00 & 23:00 / Sat 17:00, 20:00 & 23:00 / Sun 17:00
Hot on the heels of his fantastic win at the Funniest Person in the World Competition, Harith Iskander continues the Singapore Comedy Fringe at The Esplanade's Annexe Studio.
Jimeoin: LIVE! – Singapore Comedy Fringe 2017 Sun 30th Apr
Last in the comedy line-up from the Singapore Comedy Fringe, hosted at Esplanade's Annexe Studio, Australian stand-up Jimeoin finishes the set with an act to remember.
Drum Tao 2017 "Bukyo" from Thu 31st Aug to Sat 2nd Sep
The brand new show by Japanese drummer performers Drum Tao comes to MES Theatre Mediacorp at Stars Avenue. The theme for the high-octane show is tons of fun with taiko, and audiences can expect music, dance, costumes and more.Performance times: Wed & Fri 19:30 / Sat 14:30 &...
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone in Concert from Sat 1st Jul to Sun 2nd Jul
Esplanade Concert Hall is the venue for this magical evening performance of the well-known story, set to symphonic music while the film plays out on a 40-foot screen.
Stars of the West End from Thu 22nd Jun to Fri 23rd Jun
West End stars bring this dazzling showcase of hit tunes to the Little Red Dot for two nights in June. Songs are from musicals such as Cats, Chicago, Evita, Mamma Mia and more.Programme schedule: Thu 22 Jun show 20:00, Fri 23 Jun cocktails 19:30, dinner 20:00, show 21:00.