What’s On This Weekend: 19 to 21 July 2019
It’s almost the end of July, which can only mean it’s time to give yourself a treat. Get a much-needed dose of entertainment at a comedic musical, get inspired by a contemporary dance performance or spend time with the little ones at a free, art-making festival. Read on for more ideas.
Broadway Beng – Last Beng Standing
Laugh your heart out at this playful East-meets-West musical brimming with local humour, which puts a Hokkien spin on musical classics such as The Phantom of the Opera and Aladdin. Details here.
Tampines Arts Nation
Join in the fun with participatory installations and live music performances at this family-friendly art event commemorating the Singapore Bicentennial. Tour an exhibition on art therapy or lend a hand to create a mega installation. This event is part of the islandwide PAssionArts Festival, which seeks to bring local communities together through arts. Details here.
M1 Open Stage
Be entranced by contemporary dancers from across the globe in 12 curated performances selected by an international panel. This event is part of the annual M1 CONTACT Contemporary Dance Festival presented by The Human Expression (T.H.E) Dance Company. Details here.
The Straits Times Concert In The Gardens
Bond with the family this weekend at a free music concert which includes the famous Barber of Seville Overture and Russian ballet treats. This event is in conjunction with Singapore Botanic Gardens’ 160th Anniversary and Heritage Festival. Details here.
Object of Desire
Don’t miss this free exhibition featuring multimedia works by eight artists from Singapore and Iceland. Through prints, collage, installation, film and performance, the exhibition explores the influence of images and objects as things which are desired, distributed and reproduced. Details here.