Must-catch highlights of the Singapore Night Festival!
There's so much happening at the Singapore Night Festival, here's a quick look at the must-catch acts! The Night Festival opened yesterday 19 Aug, and runs today 20 Aug, as well as 26 and 27 Aug, from 7.30pm to 2am, at various locations around the Bras Basah and Bugis area. Photo: Close Act
The playful work by the American performance artist uses projection mapping to show what happens to the character when he opens Pandora's Box. Photo: A Dandypunk
Where: National Museum of Singapore, Gallery 10 When: Today 20 Aug, 8.30, 10 and 11.15pm
The Wheel House by Acrojou features a man and a woman who live in a handbuilt, mobile circular house. Photo: The Straits Times
Where: National Museum of Singapore main ground, in front of Singapore Management University School of Accountancy and School of Law When: Today, 8, 9.25 and 10.50pm
Two Aquamen from France will roam festival grounds with fishbowls on their heads. Photo: Machtiern Company
Where: Various locations (starting from Festival Village today 20 Aug, 9.30pm) When: Today 20 Aug, 8 to 8.30pm, 9.30 to 10pm, and 11 to 11.30pm
House Of Curiosities is a carnival with zany characters and smoke- emitting props by Sweet Tooth. Photo: The Straits Times
Where: Cathay Green (opposite The Cathay) When: Today 20 Aug, and Aug 26 and 27; 6 to 8pm, 8.30 to 10.30pm, 11pm to 1am Admission: $16 (adult), $13 (concession), from Sistic (call 6348-5555 or go to www.sistic.com.sg) or at the door, while stocks last
With the second weekend packed with new acts, start small and catch quirky roving performance Suaveciclo by Brazilian artist VJ Suave. A lit-up tricycle will project animated stories onto buildings on the festival grounds.
Where: Various locations (starting from National Museum of Singapore on Aug 26, 7.30pm) When: Aug 26 and 27, 7.30 to 8.15pm, 9 to 9.45pm and 10.45 to 11.30pm
Walk to the National Design Centre to create a collaborative light and sound performance with strangers at Light Force, Night Falls. Photo: The Straits Times
Where: National Design Centre When:Today to Aug 27; 7.30pm to 2am (today and Aug 26 and 27), 7.30 to 11pm (Sunday to Thursday)
Here's a handy map to see where everything's happening. Source: Singapore Night Festival, Straits Times Graphics