5 Things to Do This Week: 23 February – 1 March 2015

Happy Lunar New Year! Here are our top picks of the happenings this week to help you cope with the post festive blues:

Great World Cabaret

This 65-minute show reimagines Singapore of the yesteryear where sequin-clad dancing girls, hilarious comedians and snazzy magicians ruled the nightlife. Featuring a different local stand-up veteran comedian (including the likes of Hossan Leong, Mark Lee, Judee Tan, and Sebastian Tan) every week, Great World Cabaret offers the heady buzz of nostalgia when you sing along to familiar tunes – it’s time to bo bo cha cha!

Great World Cabaret is running now till 17 March 2015 at Resorts World Theatre, Resorts World Sentosa. For more information and tickets, see SISTIC.

Don’t Dress for Dinner

Catch The Stage Club’s presentation of French playwright Marc Camoletti’s hilarious sex farce, the sequel to his first classic Boeing-Boeing. With his wife is away, Bernard is planning a romantic weekend with his mistress Suzanne in the French countryside. Throw in a well-meaning but bewildered friend Robert and a Corden Bleu chef Suzette; expect a lighthearted comedy of mistaken identities and outrageous infidelities.

Don’t Dress for Dinner is running 25-28 February 2015, 8pm, at DBS Arts Centre – Home of the SRT. For more information and tickets, see SISTIC.

HISTORY Vikings

History buffs, we’ll know where you’ll be this week! In celebration of the return of HISTORY Channel’s highly anticipated drama series, VIKINGS Season 3, there’s going to be an educational and interactive Vikings Village in Singapore, providing an opportunity to learn more about the medieval world of these Nordic historical giants.

HISTORY Vikings will run 26 Feb-1 March 2015, 10am-10pm, at Marina Square Central Atrium.

Christina Perri – The Head or Heart Tour

Best known for her earworm singles Jar of Hearts, A Thousand Years (this one’s not just for the Twilight fans either), and Human, this American singer-songwriter’s The Head or Heart Tour see her in Singapore for the first time. Expect to be wowed by the vocal chops of this talented songbird, who has opened concerts for the likes of Jason Mraz and Demo Lovato in the US.

Christina Perri will be performing 27 February 2015, 8pm, at The Coliseum, Hard Rock Hotel Singapore, Resorts World Sentosa. For more information and tickets, see SISTIC.

From Noon Till Night

For a Sunday Funday, check out the first edition of From Noon Till Night, a showcase of local musicians and artists. With live performances by two musicians under Phyla Digital, a Singaporean record label focusing on digital releases – FZPZ and MXNDKRFT – as well as an exhibition of illustrator Dawn Ang’s artworks, this is one event this week for spacy good vibes.

From Noon Till Night is happening 1 March 2015, 12pm – 9pm, at Coq & Balls, 6 Kim Tian Road, Singapore 169246. For more information, see website.

Top Image: HISTORY’s VIKINGS and Dawn Ang


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Emily heads the editorial team on City Nomads by being a stickler for details, a grammar Nazi, and a really picky eater. Born and bred in Singapore, she loves cats, the written word, and exploring new places. Can be bribed with quality booze across the board.

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