Top 5 things to do in Singapore this week: 1st – 7th December 2014

Brace yourselves, people. This week is threatening to be more fun than you can possibly fathom. And if you’re feeling spoilt for choice, here are our top 5 picks for the week:

For a Rocking Good Time – Tenacious D

The D is back and ready to rock Singapore with their tunes and madcap antics. After ending their hilarious search for Rock & Roll stardom with the discovery of the Pick of Destiny, the comedic rock duo will now bring their star quality and class to our sunny shores. Outrageous lyrics and wacky riffs are all part of Tenacious D’s game, so prepare to be entertained by Jack Black’s theatrical vocals and Kyle Gass’ superb guitar playing abilities. Are you ready for the D’s godly power of rock?

Tenacious D are rocking Hard Rock Hotel’s Coliseum on 2 December at 8pm. For ticketing details, please see here.

For a Great Laugh – Good Girls Don’t. But Indian Girls Do

Being Russell Peter’s favourite comedian is no mean feat, especially since he is one of the funniest guys ever. But that is exactly who Vijai Nathan is! After being featured on Russell Peter’s Christmas special and a host of other TV shows like ABC News 20/20, PSB Special and BBC’s “Asian Comedy Stars”, Vijai has grown into her own and she is bringing her humorous self deprecating brand of funny to Singapore for the first time ever! Catch this vivacious woman as she reveals the funny side of growing up in an Indian family in America.

Good Girls Don’t. But Indian Girls Do is happening 3-6 December at The Tanglin Club. For ticketing details, please click here.

For Lovers of Classical Ballet – Don Quixote

The Singapore Dance Theatre (SDT) presents the premiere of Don Quixote, the highly adored classical ballet of the 19th century. Revolving around a narrative of romance and chivalry, this performance promises to entertain with every unpredictable twist and turn. Produced with the helping hand of the legendary Cynthia Harvey, Don Quixote is the first new full-length classical ballet added to the SDT’s current repertoire, making it a must watch!

Don Quixote is happening from 4-7 December at the Esplanade Theatre. For show information and ticketing details, please click here.

For the Party Animals – Matinée Ibiza World Tour Singapore at Catalunya

Party in style at the Fullerton Pavilion as the Matinée Ibiza World Tour makes a stop in Singapore! With internationally recognised DJ Taito Tikaro lighting up the dance floor with heart-pumping electronic dance music, you’ll be dancing till the sun comes out. Frankly, it’s a great way to experience the wild parties of Ibiza without flying thousands of miles.

The Matinée Ibiza World Tour Singapore will be raving on 5 December at The Fullerton Pavilion from 11pm onwards. For reservations, please call 6534 0886.

For Dessert Junkies – The Clover Christmas Bake Fest

Featuring the finest assortments of pastry creations, The Clover Christmas Bake Fest provides you with a wonderful excuse to stuff your face with sugary goodness and is a nirvana for pastry lovers. The sweet treats at the fest are provided by self-taught baker Farahh Affandi, owner of Tweedlebakes, Xiangyun, and Serena Tang of Nanatang. So expect to gorge yourself silly with delectable, quality confectionaries. The best part? You stand a change to win prizes like 2D1N stays at Hotel Clover properties worth $2000 with every purchase!

The Clover Christmas Bake Fest is happening on 6 December at Hotel Clover 769 North Bridge Road from 2-6pm. Admission is free.

Top Image: Tenacious D & Don Quixote

Written by Joel Conceicao

Joel Conceicao

When Joel’s not partaking in one of his shameless eating sessions, he likes to think of himself as a sponge – absorbing the mysteries and beauty of our world – be it through a good book or a wacky jaunt in a foreign country.

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