Happenings - Films


Mums & Babies: Frozen Sing-A-Long (G)

The royal sisters are back with a sing-along of favourites including Let It Go and Do You Wanna Build A Snowman. Diaper tables with wet wipes and baby lotion are provided in the cinemas.

WHERE: GV cinemas MRT: Various WHEN: Mon, 11am (GV Plaza & GV Tampines), 11.30am (GV Bishan & GV Jurong Point), noon (GV Yishun, GV Katong, GV City Square & GV Grand, Great World City) ADMISSION: $6, free for babies & kids under 90cm tall TEL: 6653-8100 INFO: Get a gift with every pair of tickets bought, while stocks last. Tickets from gv.com.sg

Imagine Dragons Smoke + Mirrors Live (PG)

This concert film was shot in front of 15,000 fans in Toronto, Canada, during the band's tour last year.

It features hits such as Demons, It's Time and Grammy award-winning song Radioactive from their platinum-selling debut album Night Visions.

WHERE: VivoCity, 02-30 GVMax MRT: HarbourFront WHEN: Wed, 7.30pm ADMISSION: $18 (GV members), $24 (public) INFO: gv.com.sg


Let's Hike! 11: Cherishing The Green Corridor

Hike with outdoor community Ministry of Adventure along the 24km Green Corridor before it closes later this year.

WHERE: Meet at Kranji MRT station MRT: Kranji WHEN: Tomorrow, 8.30am - 2pm ADMISSION: Free with registration INFO: Register at goo.gl/forms/ldFU3yFW7N

Dahlia Dreams Floral Display

Gardens by the Bay ushers in the Year of the Monkey with a floral display inspired by the Chinese classical tale, Journey To The West.

WHERE: 18 Marina Gardens Drive, Flower Dome, Gardens by the Bay MRT: Bayfront WHEN: Till Sun, 9am - 9pm ADMISSION: Usual charges to Flower Dome apply TEL: 6420-6848 INFO: gardensbythebay.com.sg


Guided Walk: Design Is Everywhere

Participants will be taken on a walk in the vicinity of the National Design Centre to explore design in everyday life and public spaces.

WHERE: 111 Middle Road, Auditorium, National Design Centre MRT: Bugis/Bras Basah WHEN: Tomorrow, 4.30 - 6.30pm ADMISSION: Free TEL: 6291-3686 INFO: Register at shophouseandco.com/february-2016-design-is-everywhere

Specialist Tour: 800,000 Years Of Design By Laura Miotto

This tour, conducted by Italian design director Laura Miotto, is held in conjunction with the Treasures of the World exhibition by the British Museum. The collection shows how the form, beauty and significance of the objects humans use are constantly evolving.

WHERE: 93 Stamford Road, National Museum of Singapore MRT: City Hall/Bras Basah WHEN: March 4, 7.30pm ADMISSION: $20 INFO: nationalmuseum.sg

Monumental Walking Tour - Heroes Of Singapore

Learn about some of Singapore's heroes who gave up their lives for causes larger than themselves.

WHERE: Meet at Civilian War Memorial, Beach Road MRT: City Hall/Esplanade WHEN: March 26, 9 - 10.30am ADMISSION: $5 (adults), $3 (students/senior citizens) INFO: Register at monumental-walking-tours.peatix.com


Playtime! - Bunny Finds The Right Stuff

This theatre production, adapted from the children's book Bunny Finds The Right Stuff is designed for children aged two to four.

Directed by Daniel Jenkins.

WHERE: 1 Esplanade Drive, Esplanade Theatre Studio MRT: Esplanade/City Hall WHEN: Till March 13, 9.30am & 11am ( Mon, Tue, Thu & Fri); 11am & 4pm (Sat & Sun). No shows on March 2 & 9 ADMISSION: $19 TEL: 6348-5555 INFO: sistic.com.sg

Back To Basics Edutainment For The Young

Listen to fascinating stories presented by Books Kinokuniya staff.

WHERE: 177 River Valley Road, Kinokuniya Liang Court 03-50 MRT: Clarke Quay WHEN: Sun, 3pm ADMISSION: Free TEL: 6337-1300 INFO: kinokuniya.com.sg

Storytelling Sessions

Storyteller Kamini Ramachandran takes children on a journey through the Treasures of the World exhibition with tales of magical creatures, gods and heroes.

Kids can take part in a craftwork based on the stories.

WHERE: 93 Stamford Road, National Museum of Singapore MRT: Dhoby Ghaut/Bras Basah WHEN: Tomorrow & Sun, March 13 & 27, 1 & 3pm ADMISSION: Free for ticket holders of the Treasures of the World exhibition. Each ticket admits one adult & one child aged four to seven. Children must be accompanied by an adult TEL: 6332-3659 INFO: To register, e-mail nhb_nm_lectures@nhb.gov.sg

The Big Kids World Workshop

Find out which activities appeal to your kid by taking part in free classes in art, music, dance, taekwondo, soccer, rock climbing, golf, swimming language, maths, speech & drama and others.

WHERE: 1 Venture Avenue, Level 3 Big Box Singapore MRT: Jurong East WHEN: March 12 & 13, noon - 8pm ADMISSION: Free INFO: Register at tinyurl.com/kidsworldworkshop registration

Snoopy And Charlie Brown 3D Model-Making Workshop

Participants at this workshop conducted by 3D modeller and artist Jose Maya will learn basic 3D modelling concepts. They can then create 3D Peanuts comic characters. Open to adults and children aged 10 and above.

WHERE: 23-B Coleman Street, Singapore Philatelic Museum MRT: City Hall/Clarke Quay WHEN: March 12, 10am - 12.30pm ADMISSION: $45 a person INFO: Call 6513-7348 or e-mail Laura_Tan@nhb.gov.sg

Ceramics & Glass Holiday Camp

Activities include wheel-throwing, animal sculpting, pottery-painting and making glass ornaments.

WHERE: 90 Goodman Road, Goodman Arts Centre, Block G, 01-37 Goodman Ceramic Studio MRT: Mountbatten WHEN: March 15 - 19, various times ADMISSION: $55 a lesson or $190 for four lessons TEL: 6346-6351 INFO: bookeo.com/goodmanceramics


Chingay @ North 2016

After a five-year hiatus, Chingay @ North 2016 returns with 11 mega floats in an 18km procession, starting from Republic Polytechnic in Woodlands and ending in Yishun with a family carnival.

WHERE: Open field between Block 389, Yishun Avenue 6 & Yishun Street 31 MRT: Yishun WHEN: Tomorrow, 8 - 10pm ADMISSION: Free TEL: 6684-1827 INFO: www.facebook.com/chingayatnorth2016

Art Detox Day

This roadshow comprises three features - an exhibition with panels showing mental wellness statistics and the value of therapeutic art; booths offering various artforms such as modern calligraphy, henna, tile drawing and felt art; and an art jamming session.

WHERE: 1 Vista Exchange Green, B1 Star Plaza, The Star Vista MRT: Buona Vista WHEN: Tomorrow, noon - 8pm ADMISSION: Free INFO: www.facebook.com/artdetoxsg

Down Syndrome Association (Singapore) 20th Anniversary Launch - Kite Flying Family Carnival

Take part in kite-making workshops, a kite-colouring contest and kite flying, and be a part of the record-breaking Largest Human Kite Formation at 3pm.

WHERE: Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park, Grand Lawn 1 MRT: Bishan WHEN: Tomorrow, 11am - 8pm ADMISSION: Free INFO: To register for the Human Kite Formation, call Down Syndrome Association (Singapore) on 6500 -9321. Go to downsyndrome-singapore.org

Baby Baby@The Seletar Mall

Parents can stock up on essentials for their babies, with products at up to 50 per cent off. Participating brands include Ameda, Chicco, The First Years and Simba.

WHERE: 33 Sengkang West Avenue, Atrium, The Seletar Mall MRT: Sengkang/Fernvale WHEN: Till Sun, 10am - 10pm daily ADMISSION: Free INFO: www.facebook.com/babybabysingapore

Let Miss Dior Bloom

This event is dedicated to Dior's first fragrance launched in 1947. Get a fragrance consultation, view the heritage photography and paintings and the giant floor-to-ceiling art installation of 300,000 "dancing" paper jasmines. French craftsmen from the Dior Fragrance Atelier will perform the art of baudruchage and the perfumer bow.

WHERE: 2 Orchard Turn, Ion Orchard, Level 1 Atrium MRT: Orchard WHEN: Wed - March 8, 10am - 10pm daily ADMISSION: Free INFO: ionorchard.com/en/whats-on

U Picnic: Space Odessey

U Picnic, organised by NTUC, returns with an astronomical theme. There will be a show featuring space-themed music.

WHERE: Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park River Plains, Grand Lawn 1 MRT: Bishan/Ang Mo Kio WHEN: March 12, 5 - 9pm ADMISSION: $20 for a family of five (NTUC member), $50 (non-NTUC member); free for children aged three & below INFO: Register at ufamily.org.sg/upicnic. Go to www.facebook.com/NTUCUFamily

HSBC World Rugby Singapore Sevens Roadshow

To get a preview of the Sevens, visit the Sevens rugby carnival at Clarke Quay this weekend. Enjoy live DJ music, play games and buy discounted Sevens tickets onsite.

WHERE: 3 River Valley Road, Clarke Quay, Fountain Square MRT: Clarke Quay WHEN: Today & tomorrow, 5 - 11pm daily ADMISSION: Free INFO: singapore7s.sg


The Savage/Love Of Danny And The Deep Blue Sea 

The Stage Club presents a double-bill integrating live theatre and film. Savage/Love, co-written by Pulitzer Prize-winner Sam Shepard and Obie Award recipient Joseph Chaikin, depicts a series of relatable vignettes about love. Danny And The Deep Blue Sea, written by prize-winning playwright John Patrick Shanley, is a darkly comic story of two seemingly doomed strangers.

WHERE: 1 Sarkies Road, Alliance Francaise Theatre MRT: Newton WHEN: Today & tomorrow, 7.30pm ADMISSION: $46 TEL: 6348-5555 INFO: Tickets from sistic.com.sg. Go to www.facebook.com/TheStageclubSingapore

Vocal Traditions Of India

Enjoy Hindustani classical music with Manjiri Asanare-Kelkar, one of the finest vocalists of the Jaipur-Atrauli gharana. She will be accompanied by Indian musicians Tanmay Deochake (on harmonium) and Utpal Dutta (on tabla).

WHERE: 100 Victoria Street, National Library Building, The Black Box, Drama Centre MRT: Bugis WHEN: Tomorrow, 7.30pm ADMISSION: $25 INFO: For tickets, call 9662-4689 or e-mail engagearts@gmail.com. Go to www.facebook.com/Engagearts

Compiled by Callyn Chow & Ronald Kow

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on February 26, 2016, with the headline 'Happenings - Films'. Print Edition | Subscribe