Feeling blue about going back to school? Cheer up because the fun hasn’t stopped, not with these fabulous events, outings and festivals going on.
1. Read! Fest 2019
Till 28 July
Read a book for a good cause, listen to stories galore, hear what authors have to say and more with the 130 programmes curated to topics related to Singlit past and present. More info.
2. Gateway Arts Festival
6 to 28 July
To celebrate Gateway Theatre’s second anniversary, the company has lined up a whole slate of performances and workshops for kids of all ages, and even a carnival to boot. Find out more.
3. Ballet Under the Stars 2019
5 to 7 July
Fort Canning Green
An unmissable event for seasoned ballet enthusiasts and dance novices alike, this weekend’s programme features three amazing contemporary works that have been dubbed Audience’s Favourites. Details.
4. KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities
5 to 21 July
Big Top, Bayfront Avenue
The Cirque du Soleil is back in town with its most acclaimed touring show yet. Join in this awe-inspiring celebration of the 19th century’s greatest inventions. Learn more.
5. “The Prince and Pauper” in Mandarin
6 to 7 July
Drama Centre Theatre
When a prince swaps places with a pauper who looks exactly like him, they both find out the hardships of being in someone else’s shoes in this Mandarin stage adaptation of the classic tale. More info.
6. SMU Symphonia – Photosymphony
6 July, 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Singapore Botanic Gardens
Pack a picnic basket, find a comfy spot and settle in for an evening of popular and iconic tunes ranging from Beauty and the Beast to La La Land. Find out more.
7. POPULAR Show
Till 7 July
Marina Bay Sands
Who says book fairs are dull? At this bazaar, you’ll not only find all kinds of tomes and textbooks but also iconic local food products, lifestyle offerings, fun stage performances and more. Details.
8. The Jungle Adventure: A Romp on the Wild Side
Till 7 July, 4 pm to 5 pm
The Pavilion @ Far East Square
See the story of Mowgli and his animal friends come to life in this original puppet show filled with rousing music and unforgettable characters. Learn more.