Happenings - Gigs

Comedy Cafe Singapore's 1st Anniversary Shows

The stand-up comedy cafe will mark its first anniversary with two shows showcasing international professionals and four home-grown talents.

WHERE: The Wallich, 72 Anson Road MRT: Tanjong Pagar WHEN: Tomorrow, 8.30pm ADMISSION: $20 (includes a drink), $16.66 (group discount: buy five & get six) INFO: To buy tickets, go to comedycafesg19november.peatix.com or e-mail comedycafesg@gmail.com


CHARITY

ChariTrees @ Marina Bay 2015

View the 30 family trees that feature uplifting stories of struggles and triumphs at this event that celebrates families.

WHERE: Marina Bay Waterfront Promenade MRT: Bayfront WHEN: Today - Dec 27, from 7pm today, 6.30pm (light-up ceremony) ADMISSION: Free INFO: www.facebook.com/TouchCommunityServices

Celebrating Asia, A Red Carpet Event At The Asian Civilisations Museum

The museum will host a gala fund-raiser to launch two new wings. Funds raised will support future exhibitions and programmes that showcase Asian art.

WHERE: Asian Civilisations Museum, 1 Empress Place MRT: Raffles Place WHEN: Tomorrow, 7pm ADMISSION: $1,000 TEL: 6332-3583 INFO: E-mail supportacm@nhb.gov.sg

Play It Forward

Shoppers can enjoy 15 minutes of free play in the ball pool with a minimum donation of $5. Frasers Centrepoint Malls will match donations dollar-for-dollar for up to $30,000. Under the Care & Share Movement, total donations from now till March 31 next year will also be matched dollar-for-dollar by the Government, to provide social support for families facing difficulties.

WHERE: Level 1 Causeway Point, Central Atrium, 1 Woodlands Square MRT: Woodlands WHEN: Sun, 10am - 10pm ADMISSION: minimum donation of $5 INFO: www.fraserscentrepointmalls.com

ChildAid 2015

ChildAid is one of Singapore's biggest annual children's charity concerts, in aid of The Straits Times School Pocket Money Fund, which provides children and youth from low-income families with pocket money to help them through school, and The Business Times Budding Artists Fund, which provides them with structured arts training and the opportunity to develop their artistic talents.

WHERE: Grand Theatre, MasterCard Theatres at Marina Bay Sands MRT: Bayfront WHEN: Dec 4 & 5, 7.30pm ADMISSION: $19 - $41 TEL: 6688-8826 INFO: www.marinabaysands.com (walk-in sales: MasterCard Theatre Box Office, SkyPark, ArtScience Museum, Retail Mall Concierge & Hotel Tower 1 Concierge)


SPORTS

Illumi Run 2015

Runners can take part in a 5km race and get splashed with glow water along the way, while partygoers can dance to music by DJs.

WHERE: F1 Race Village, Republic Boulevard MRT: Promenade WHEN: Nov 28, 6.30 - 11.30pm ADMISSION: $78 (standard), $150 (for two), $300 (a group of four) INFO: Register at www.illumirun.com/sg


TALKS

Singapore Cancer Society Prostate Cancer Awareness Month 2015

Singapore Cancer Society's campaign this year, A Man's Gotta Do What A Man's Gotta Do: Man Your Prostate, tells men how to look out for the symptoms of prostate cancer.

WHERE: Health Promotion Board Auditorium, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road MRT: Outram WHEN: Tomorrow, 1.30 - 3pm (English), 3.30 - 5pm (Mandarin) WHERE: Tan Tock Seng Hospital Theatrette, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng MRT: Novena WHEN: Tomorrow, 2.55 - 4pm (English), 4 - 5pm (Mandarin) WHERE: National University Hospital Dental Auditorium, National University Hospital, 5 Lower Kent Ridge Road MRT: Kent Ridge WHEN: Tomorrow, 12.30 - 2pm (registration starts at noon) ADMISSION: Free INFO: www.myprostate.com.sg

Royal Romp In Rajasthan

Ms Abha Kaul, a docent with Friends of the Museums (Singapore) will talk about the state of Rajasthan in India, known for its desert landscapes, princely cities and colourful inhabitants.

WHERE: Gallery Theatre , National Museum of Singapore, 93 Stamford Road MRT: Bras Basah/ Dhoby Ghaut WHEN: Mon, 11am - noon ADMISSION: Free TEL: 6516-3715 INFO: Go to www.fom.sg or e-mail mml@fom.sg


CLASSES

The Secrets Of A Good Piano

Get acquainted with the world of pianos and learn how to choose one.

WHERE: Spirio Lounge, B1-08/09/10 Palais Renaissance, 390 Orchard Road MRT: Orchard WHEN: Tomorrow, 1.30 - 2.15pm ADMISSION: Free TEL: 6838-0525 INFO: E-mail admin@steinway- gallery.com.sg, 9.30am - 5.30pm ADMISSION: $73 INFO: www.alap.bookcouncil.sg/courses


FESTIVALS

SG Heart Map Festival @ Float

Seven artists from Singapore's literary and visual arts scene have partnered Singaporeans to create works of art for the SG Heart Map.

The map was created to mark the nation's Golden Jubilee and is a compilation of places which hold the most significance for Singaporeans. These artworks will be unveiled at this finale event of the Heart Map celebrations.

WHERE: The Float @ Marina Bay, 20 Raffles Avenue MRT: Promenade WHEN: 5 - 10pm (Thu), 5pm - midnight (Nov 27), 5pm - 2am (Nov 28), 9am - 10pm (Nov 29) ADMISSION: Free INFO: www.heartmap.sg

398.2 Storytelling Festival

The festival features 20 storytellers from Singapore, Malaysia and South Korea. The stories will be told in English, Mandarin, Malay and Tamil. For children aged four to 12.

WHERE: National Library, 100 Victoria Street MRT: Bras Basah /Bugis WHEN: Nov 28, 11am - 5.30pm WHERE: National Museum, 93 Stamford Road MRT: Bras Basah WHEN: Nov 29, 11am - 5.30pm ADMISSION: Free INFO: tinyurl.com/pq93hbu

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on November 20, 2015, with the headline 'Happenings - Gigs'. Print Edition | Subscribe