What’s On This Weekend: 10 to 12 May 2019
Enjoy some quality family time this Mother’s Day weekend with music for the soul, moving art by students and light-hearted puppetry performances. Read on and start making plans.
Elmer The Patchwork Elephant
Photo: ABA production
This light-hearted, educational play, based on the classic children’s book series by David McKee, will allow you to indulge in the joy of being a parent. The play invites you to discover, alongside your child, how to embrace one’s individuality, and savour the feeling of being your child’s trusted companion in life. Details here.
Missa Solemnis – Masaaki Suzuki
Photo: Marco Borggreve
Spend an evening enthralled by music from the heart. This gala concert is headlined by renowned Japanese maestro Masaaki Suzuki, who will lead the Singapore Symphony Chorus and Singapore Symphony Orchestra in his famed interpretation of Missa Solemnis, one of Beethoven’s masterpieces. Details here.
Photo: School of the Arts
Spot budding talents at this art showcase which features paintings and installations by School of the Arts visual arts students who are in Year 5 and 6 of the International Baccalaureate Career-related Programme. Details here.
SSO Mother’s Day Concert
Photo: Singapore Symphony Orchestra
The best things in life are sometimes priceless. This Mother’s Day, treat the mothers and motherly figures in your life to a free concert at the Singapore Botanic Gardens. The programme features Singapore talents such as young violin star Chloe Chua and singers Jonathan Charles Tay and Martin Ng. To up the enjoyment, pack a picnic basket full of tasty treats for your guests. Details here.
The Ugly Duckling
Photo: The Storytelling Centre Limited
Bond with the young ones in your life at this storytelling session featuring the heart-warming children’s tale about a mother duck’s unconditional love and acceptance towards her ducklings despite their differences. Details here.