What’s happening this week: 5 Sept – 11 Sept Edition

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This school holidays, buckle up for all the exciting events happening throughout the week for you and your kids!

It's the week of the September school holidays, and you know what that means. There will be a whole ton of family activities scattered around the island this week, and don't worry, we're on top of it. Here are the best events happening during this week of September, so buckle up!

 

#1 ACT 3 Drama Academy September and Children’s Day Holiday Workshops

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ACT 3 Drama Academy is pleased to announce that they will be conducting a whole bunch of exciting September Holiday Workshops for 7-month to 7-year olds inspired by the stories of Australian children’s book author Mem Fox. They also have the Children’s Day Workshops for the 3 to 12-year-olds that entice with classic children’s literature. These workshops will be conducted by experienced Drama Educators and aim to enable children to discover simple concepts, build confidence and acquire the basic techniques of drama.

For: Family

Happening on: 5 Sept – 7 Oct 2016.

Venue: ONE-TWO-SIX Cairnhill Arts Centre, 126 Cairnhill Road

Link to more details: ACT 3 Drama Academy

#2 Barney’s Greatest Hits

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The all-time favourite children's hit TV show is here to thrill your kids again! Barney and his friends, Baby Bop, BJ and Riff will be doing high energy song and dance performances that will have your kids moving and shaking their bodies in no time. There will also be an imaginative adventure tour where you and your kids will be taken on an imaginative adventure ride to the Musical Castle and meet the King! Musical performances include “Mr Knickerbocker”, “Dino Dance”, “Baby Bop Hop” and “Rock ‘n’ Roll Star.”

For: Family

Happening on: 9 Sept – 11 Sept 2016.

Venue: The Theatre at Mediacorp, 1 Stars Avenue, Singapore 138507

Link to more details: Barney’s Greatest Hits

#3 ACT 3 International presents Jack and the Beanstalk

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Suitable for 3 to 8-year-olds, ACT 3 International will be hosting a theatrical performance of the children's classic, Jack and the Beanstalk. This performance will be part of Act 3's theatre season 2016, and it is by Lyngo Theatre, the UK based Children’s Theatre company. Also, Jack and the Beanstalk will be making its maiden performance right here on our little red dot, so be sure not to miss this out!

For: Family

Happening on: 6 Sept – 18 Sept 2016.

Venue: Drama Centre Black Box, 100 Victoria Street, Level 5, National Library Building, Singapore 188064

Link to more details: ACT 3 International presents Jack and the Beanstalk

#4 Kids Opera Workshop with OperaViva & Richard Wagner Association (Singapore)

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If you have always wanted your kids to be exposed to Opera, then this workshop if perfect for you. In this workshop, kids will get to learn about the basics of what opera is, how to appreciate opera singing and its vocal techniques through games, listen to the different stories and music of famous operas, and so much more. Also, they will get a chance to be up close and personal with an actual opera singer!

For: Family

Happening on: 8 Sept

Venue: SAFRA Toa Payoh, Seminar Room, Level 3, 293 Toa Payoh Lorong 6, Singapore 319387

#5 ParentTown’s Ask The Expert session with Kelly Latimer-Loi

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ParentTown hosts ask the experts sessions online often and during these live stream sessions, mums and users can ask questions and experts, that can range from doctors to business women will answer them. On 8 Sept at 10pm, expert Kelly Latimer-Loi will be answering any questions related to the topic: How to stay fit: During and after pregnancy. Login or registration can be done here. You can also start posting your questions now, or answer the rest by the other mums.

For: Mums

Happening on: 8 Sept, 10pm

Link to more details: ParentTown’s Ask The Expert session with Kelly Latimer-Loi

What exciting plans do you have for this week? Share them with us!