This Christmas, check out all the awesome kid-friendly theatre shows you just have to catch
We love embracing every part of the holiday season, and that includes going out to catch some fun, festive kids’ holiday theatre! Singapore’s biggest and best of the stage have pulled out all the stops to put on some amazing plays, musicals, and traditional “Christmas pantos” that will please adults and kiddos alike. To the theatre, mama!
While not exactly Christmas-themed, the Peter Pan in Serangoon Gardens musical will still leave you feeling festive with its fantasy-filled take on the beloved children’s classic with a local twist! Expect lots of flying, amazing world-class sets, and the cutest young cast members as mermaids and The Lost Boys.
Where: Wild Rice @ Funan, Level 4, 107 North Bridge Singapore 179105
When: 21 Nov – 28 Dec 2019
How much: Tickets from $25 – $90 (click here for tickets!)
Made to delight audiences young and old, Jack and the Beanstalk will feature slap-stick humour, a hilarious, fast-paced script and heaps of audience participation for a truly memorable Christmas show!
Where: Victoria Theatre, 9 Empress Place, Singapore 179556
When: Saturday 30 November, 4pm; Sunday 1 December 2019, 10:30am & 2:30pm
How much: Tickets from $45 – $95 (click here for tickets!)
Join the Vocal Associates, Ratty, Mole, Mr. Badger and the impulsive Mr. Toad for a magical journey down the riverbank in John Rutter’s delightful interpretation of the children’s classic book The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame.
Where: Esplanade Concert Hall, 1 Esplanade Dr, Singapore 038981
When: 6 December 2019
How much:$40/$50/$98 (click here for tickets!)
The original new musical by SRT’s The Little Company is a reimagining of the classic tale The Gingerbread Man, an uplifting story about the value of teamwork and friendship, set to rousing music. With vibrant songs and lots of action, this fun-filled musical is sure to delight children of all ages!
Where: The Palm Ballroom, Raffles Hotel, 1 Beach Rd, Singapore 189673
When: Through 7 December 2019; 10am weekdays, 11am weekends & public holidays
How much: From $26 (click here for tickets!)
Your kids are in for a real treat at Science Centre, as they’ll get exclusive access to the elves’ headquarters where all the scientific magic happens in the heart of their Christmas Village. Experience spectacular blazing hydrogen combustion and freezing liquid nitrogen explosions demonstrated by the elves in a safe and up-close Christmas Show!
Where: The Annexe at Science Centre Singapore, 15 Science Centre Road, Singapore 609081
When: 7 & 8 December, 14 & 15 December, 21 & 22 December 2019, 10am – 6pm
How much: Science Centre Singapore general admission applies (kids from $4, adults from $8. Click here to purchase tickets)
Join Santa as he gets ready for his busiest day of the year! The Superdudes travel all the way to The North Pole and meet Santa. He’s a lot of fun and he loves to dance, so The Superdudes will be teaching the audience and Santa the dance moves to a special song during the Christmas Show – Santa YO HO HO.
Where: SOTA Drama Theatre, 1 Zubir Said Drive, Singapore 227968
Fri 6 December – 5pm
Sat 7 December – 11am, 2pm, 4:30pm
Sun 8 December – 11am, 2pm, 4:30pm
How much: $65/$55/$45 (click here for tickets)
Based on Raymond Briggs’s much-loved book and featuring Howard Blake’s classic song Walking In The Air, this enchanting live show has thrilled audiences throughout the world since first appearing on stage over twenty years ago.
Where: Esplanade Theatre, 1 Esplanade Drive, Singapore 038981
When: 12 – 15 December 2019; 7pm weekdays; 11am, 3pm & 7pm weekends
How much: Tickets from $58 (click here for tickets)
Fans of Geronimo Stilton should catch this ‘live’ show at Forum on Orchard Road. Geronimo is heading off on a Fabumouse Christmas Vacation, joined by his beloved nephew Benjamin, cheeky cousin Trap and brilliant sister Thea, who are all packed and ready to go! Help the gang decide where they should travel to so they can include their adventure in the Gazette Newspaper’s new travel column – Cheese Digest! Take your pick from Australia, Egypt, Italy, Japan and USA! Photo ops and meet & greets available after each show.
Where: Forum The Shopping Mall, 583 Orchard Rd, Singapore 238884
When: Until 19 December 2019; Weekdays 1pm & 5pm | Weekends 1pm, 3pm & 5pm (no show on 16 Dec)
How much: Free!