Feel-good musical MAMMA MIA! returns to our shores this weekend. Abba fans will have a field day with the stage musical with Abba’s perennial hits that are the backdrop to a moving tale of family and friendship that happens on a Greek island paradise. From Nov 3, at the Sands Theatre, 4 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018973. Tickets from $58, available at Sistic. For more info, visithttps://mamma-mia.com.
Nov 9-11: Neon Lights 2018
Music acts like Yuna, Caribou and Interpol headline this three-day music and arts extravaganza, which is into its third year. Besides a fab music line-up, festival-goers can look forward to a slew of arts programmes, workshops, live art and projections and roving acts at the fest which comprises of three zones: Easy Street, Neon Fun and Neon Nooks.
Nov 9-11 at Fort Gate, Fort Canning Park, River Valley Rd, Singapore 179037. Tickets from $25. For more info, visit www.neonlights.sg.
Nov 10-11: Love In The Air
To celebrate Singles’ Day, the folks at One Faber and dating app Gaigai want to help you find love in the sky at this speed-dating event. Participants get to know each other over unlimited cable car rides (travelling to and fro Sentosa in rotating groups of four), a mass networking session and a three-course buffet dinner, among other activities.
Get ready to rock the stage this 11.11 with local Mandopop band AL4HA, fronted by host of Ch 8 variety Ge Tai Challenge, Desmond Ng. The trio will perform their debut single “RESTART”, at their first ever music showcase. Be the first to hear their second single “Promise” and be among the first to watch their music video directed by renowned local musician Roy Li Feihui. You might even catch a glimpse of other celebrity friends of AL4HA as they lend their support at this very special showcase.
Nov 11, X Music Entertainment Club 30 Merchant Road #04-13 Riverside Point, Singapore 058282. Admission is free. For more info, visit www.al4ha.com.
Nov 12: Amadou & Mariam Live in Singapore
In the mood for a unique music experience? African musicians Amadou & Mariam will perform at the Capitol Theatre for the first time with their brand of African music that they’ve performed at the world’s biggest festivals such as Coachella and Glastonbury, and as openings acts for Coldplay and Scissor Sisters.
Nov 8-18: FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL 2018: BIENVENUE TO FRENCH CINEMA
Expect thrills, chills, and laughter as the French Film Festival returns this year from 8 to 18 November. In a celebration of French storytelling, this edition serves up some new surprises among its exciting showcase of close to 30 contemporary and classic French films, including new and fresh genres, such as ‘Just a Breath Away’ and ‘Climax’.