Get into the festive swing of things with all kinds of Christmas-themed fun, from plays ans concerts to stories and charitable causes
1. A $ingapore Carol
Till 15 Dec
Don’t miss the chance to catch this hilarious, Singapore-flavoured take on Charles Dickens’ classic tale before the show ends its run. With top-notch writing, music and acting, it’s a great way for the whole family to enjoy the spirit of Christmas. Details.
2. Giving Sundays @ Playeum
16 Dec, 10 am to 6 pm
Playeum, Children’s Centre for Creativity
As a way to give back to the community and raise funds for charity, Playeum will be doing away with admission fees this Sunday. Instead, you can pay any amount you wish to donate. Learn more.
3. Under My Bed!
12 to 16 Dec
Catch this charming show for young audiences, which tells the story of little Mat who hates bedtime and what happens when he decides to confront that ‘something’ that’s been hiding under his bed. More info.
4. SSO Christmas Concert 2018
14 to 16 Dec
Victoria Concert Hall
Enjoy classic yuletide songs such as Jingle Bells and Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer, as well as tunes from holiday movie faves like Home Alone and Sister Act in the SSO’s popular year-end festive performance. Find out more.
5. Family Fun at the National Museum: Holiday Adventures
Head down for a full slate of fun family programmes, such as sensory playdates, craft activities like colouring and toy-making, storytelling and live performances. Learn more.
6. Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope Film Concert
14 to 15 Dec, 8 pm to 10 pm
Experience the magic of the original Star Wars film in an all new way, with John Williams’ iconic score being performed live in accompaniment to the movie as it is shown on the big screen. Details.
7. Loop 2018
Till 31 Dec
The Incubator, Esplanade Park
Discover over 100 craft and wellness experiences at this month-long lifestyle festival that aims to raise awareness about sustainability and how we can lend our efforts.
8. Terrific Tales – Christmas Stories
Till 30 Dec
These storytelling sessions are a perfect way to introduce young ones to the magic of Christmas through classic tales about characters like Santa and Frosty the snowman. More info.
9. Musical Taru
Till 13 Jan 2019
Resorts World Sentosa Theatre
With impressive sets and life-sized dinosaur skeletons, this Mandarin musical was a huge hit in Korea. Join siblings Nali and Gao Feng on a big adventure, as a mysterious eclipse causes exhibits in the museum to come to life. Details.