Saturday 13 July 2019
Aliwal Arts Night Crawl, the annual multi-disciplinary arts festival held in in the heart of Kampong Glam, returns for its seventh edition! This signature event by Aliwal Arts Centre pays homage to the rich cultural heritage of Kampong Glam. Featuring curated programmes fusing tradition and heritage with a contemporary edge, be a part of the storytelling tours, performances, exhibitions to immersive workshops and a night market. Join artists at the Aliwal Arts Centre and their partners and discover new interpretations of Kampong Glam’s past and present.
Workshops and performances include (for full listings check here):
D’Tour By RSCLS
5pm–6pm, 7pm–8pm & 9pm–10pm | Meeting Point: Information Booth | Free, Register Here!
See Kampong Glam with different eyes. This alternative walking tour tells a de-facto parallel history of this rich and vibrant neighbourhood through its murals and street art. Meeting point of the tour will be at the information booth.
Rentak Kita By NADI Singapura
6.30pm–7pm | Sultan Gate Park | Free
Experience the spirit of being in a “community”, join us in making the rhythms of the Malayan Archipelago come alive, as Rentak Kita presents an exciting performance featuring different types of Malay drums, percussions and Malay rhythms, including the kompang, hadrah, jidur, marwas, gendang sunda, caklempong, gong and rebana.
9 Lives Mini-Cats By 9 Lives
1pm – 10pm | Multi-Purpose Studio A | Free
Come and adopt one of the 9 Lives mini-cats! Let your imaginative and creative self be inspired by the 9 Lives art pieces and transform the wooden blocks to one of life and color. Or just come by the mini-cats table and indulge your artistic side with the brushes, colours and accessories available to create that unique mini-cat.
The Story Tree By Moonshadow Stories
4.30pm – 5.30pm & 6.30pm – 7.30pm | Multi-Purpose Studio A | Free, Register Here!
Step into the realm of folktales and travel to a time when animals could talk to each other. Listen to our Young Storytellers delight you with their interactive storytelling. Bond with your child through a simple colouring activity to create a memento of the story to take home with you. Suitable for children aged 4 to 8 years old. All children must be accompanied by an adult throughout the session.