Weekend Guide

TGIF!: Your weekend guide (24-26 July 2015)

By inSing EditorEvents - 22 July 2015 12:00 AM | Updated 3:40 PM

TGIF!: Your weekend guide (24-26 July 2015)

Celebrate the life of the late Mr. Lee Kuan Yew in The LKY Musical, that features gorgeous music by Dick Lee, a stellar cast and a script by Tony Petito and Meira Chand that provides a look into our first Prime Minister’s youth, his political battles and romance with his late wife Madam Kwa Geok Choo. Stars Adrian Pang and Sharon Au.

Taiwanese singer Jolin Tsaiperforms at the Singapore Indoor Stadium this Saturday. Her latest studio album ‘Play’ had nine nominations at the Golden Melody Awards, including for Best Mandarin Album and Best Song for the title track. Expect to sing along to hits like ‘I’m Not Yours’, ‘The Great Artist’ and the controversial ‘We're All Different, Yet The Same’. 

The Aliwal Arts Night Crawl (28 Aliwal St. | 5-11pm | Free) returns for the third time this Saturday. Expect performances from The A Capella Society, Odyssey Dance Theatre, Singapore I-Lien Drama Society; Chinese opera costume workshops and even folk story-telling.

Nine Years Theatre presentsThe Lower Depths, a play written by late Russian playwright Maxim Gorky with translataion and direction by local theatre director Nelson Chia. This piece expolores the lives of transiting through a rental lodge for rthe poor. In Mandarin with English surtitles. 

Berlin-based techno DJ TJ Hertz aka Objekt helms the latest edition of Midnight Shift at Kyo this weekend. Also on the line-up are German DJ Puzzle, electronic artiste Dyzfnktn and Kyo resident Haan. 

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Macallan Rare Cask Experience

Here’s your chance to find out how a bottle of Macallan Rare Cask whisky is made. The Macallan Rare Cask Experienceis anteractive exhibition where you will be guided through a multi-sensorial adventure to experience the meticulousness and exquisite craft that has gone into the whisky’s creation.  You will also have the opportunity to be among the first in the region to sample the Rare Cask itself. Reserve your tickets at the link above. 

Party series After Dark turns two this weekend and it’s throwing a massive bash at Kilo Lounge (#08-01, 66 Kampong Bugis) on 25 Jul. DJs Oliver Osborne, Miss H, Ming, Suren and J. Goh are taking over two floors for double the fun.

It’s your last chance to catch award-winning musical extravanganza 'Singin' in the Rainthis weekend.  

Fort Canning Park hosts its first electronic picnic festival this Saturday with the Garden Beats Festival (25 Jul | from 1pm | $85 at the door). Pack you picnic baskets and savour musical treats from the likes of Vandetta, DJ KFC, Seng Wei, Stereo Express and others. 

Head down to Tanjong Beach Club this Saturday for a summer carnival beach party, Veuve Clicquot Carnaval (from 3pm) featuringexotic carnival performances, music by DJ Kane and lots of champagne. 

Shop for a cause this weekend at the Singapore Red Cross Sunday Sales. Get your hands on new and pre-loved fashion apparel, electronic and household items at a low cost.

Check out our events calendar for many more ongoing events and series around our bustling little island!