Five things to do over the weekend of November 16-18

Kalaa Utsavam 2018 starts this weekend, and you must be just as excited as we are!


Five things to do over the weekend of Nov 9-11

This weekend, Neon Lights return to Singapore with an impressive line-up of performers, so music lovers sure wouldn't want to miss it!


Parasurama: Between duty and righteousness

Parasurama was a man of principles who stood by his beliefs, despite facing some of the toughest decisions any mortal could make.

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Five things to do over the weekend of Nov 3-4

This weekend, head to the Singapore Writers Festival and meet fellow bookworms! Or else, catch a free movie screening in the beautiful...


The legacy of Kalaripayattu, oldest martial art in the world

With a legacy of more than 3,000 years, Kalaripayattu is considered one of most ancient form of martial art in the world.

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Kalaa Utsavam: Akshayambara to showcase saga of gender dynamics and power in society

Connoisseurs of Indian art in Singapore are in for a cultural treat at Kalaa Utsavam - Festival of the Arts where experimental show...

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Five things to do over the weekend of Oct 27-28

Fancy some good vibes this weekend? Head to Jason Mraz's only Asia stop in his concert tour this year!


Sharul Channa returns as superwoman in Kalaa Utsavam 2018

Connected to India’s Punam Sharrma had the pleasure of sitting down with both Sharul Channa and Kumarason Chinnadurai for a light-hearted...

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Vasantham celebrates 10 years with special show Nenjukulle at Kalaa Utsavam

Take a trip down memory lane with Vasantham LIVE Nenjukulle, featuring an evening of local songs by Singapore’s Tamil music talents.

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Holding space for human connections: Esplanade – Theatres on The Bay

The Esplanade is the host and organiser of Kalaa Utsavam – Indian Festival of Arts, which incidentally, was the very first regular annual...

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Five things to do over the weekend of Oct 19-21

Have you done your Diwali shopping yet? If not, head to Campbell Lane's Deepavali Festival Village and be spoilt for choice!


Five things to do over the weekend of October 13-14

Enjoy a Cambodian dance showcase based on the Hindu epic Ramayana at Esplanade, or clock some miles to support female empowerment at the...


Five things to do over the weekend of Oct 6-7

This weekend, head to Esplanade and dance along to the pop-up performances by SherePunjab Bhangra. Alternatively, join the Pink Ribbon Walk...


Five things to do over the weekend of Sept 28-30

This weekend, catch a dance performance at Esplanade, or get some cardio on with Color Run.


Five things to do over the weekend of Sept 22-23

This weekend, be part of an interesting dialogue session about the complexities of being an Indian woman in Singapore.


Kalaa Utsavam 2018 Festival Guide | From Music to Martial Arts, something for everyone in the Kalaa Utsavam

Check out the Kalaa Utsavam 2018 festival guide. At this year's Kalaa Utsavam, Singaporeans will get to see the maverick Niladri Kumar,...

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Five things to do over the weekend of Sept 8-9

Check out our list of curated events below for exciting shows and events this weekend!


DIAP2018: Fireside chat with Padmashri Dr Vyjayanthimala Bali

Get set for a fireside chat with award-winning movie legend, politician and classical dance teacher Dr Vyjayanthimala Bali! The latest...


Singtel donates SGD10 million to Esplanade’s new waterfront theatre

Singtel announced on the weekend that it will contribute SGD10 million towards Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay’s development of a new...


In pics: Mythili Prakash, Indian American Bharatanatyam dancer to perform in Singapore

She will enthral Singapore on March 24 at Esplanade theatre through her composition MARA, which brings together the depth of Eastern...


Five things to do at Kalaa Utsavam in Singapore over the weekend of Nov 25-26

It’s all happening at the Esplanade this weekend, with the Kalaa Utsavam 2017 – Indian Festival of Arts, set for a climactic conclusion...


Upping the Tempo at Kalaa Utsavam

The evening begins with Mohamed Noor’s sprightly long fingers tapping the handpan. A gorgeous hypnotic sound begins to fill the space. It...

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Kalaa Utsavam: Weekend events you cannot miss

Singapore residents, and especially Indians in the Lion City, should gear up for a special week with Kalaa Utsavam – Indian Festival of...

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Band Baaja Sharul / Sharul Weds Sharul

Sharul Channa, Singapore’s first Indian female stand-up comedian cordially invites you to the big fat Indian wedding at the Esplanade...

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Anjaneyam - Hanuman’s Ramayana: The curtain raiser of Kalaa Utsavam 2017

Kalaa Utsavam, Singapore’s annual Indian festivals of arts, in its 15th edition, brings the tale of the most loved character from the...

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