Cirque Mother Africa
Cirque Mother Africa
Performers from all over Africa including Ethiopia and Kenya bring their vibrant, colourful production to Singapore for the first time. The rousing beats, unbelievable acrobatic and contortionist acts and singing and dancing will have you tapping along to the beats. It’s no wonder a critic called it “Cirque du Soleil with an abundant African flavour”.
Date and time: Apr 12 – 15; 8pm, with additional 3pm show on Friday
Venue: Esplanade Theatre
Price: $68 – $120 from SISTIC. Log on to www.esplanade.com.sg/whats_on/programme_info/cirque_mother_africa/index.jsp for more.

 

 

 

 

 

Order
Out of Order! A Farce by Ray Cooney
Stuffy, esoteric plays are great, but you’ll need a funny, gut-busting comedic performance for the weekend. Enter this Laurence Olivier award-winning play which brings together an affair, two British government employees and a dead body.
Date and time: Now to Apr 15, 8pm on Fri & Sat, 5pm on Sat & Sun
Venue: Jubilee Hall, Raffles Hotel
Price: $80 – $120 from SISTIC.

 

 

 

 

 

DiscoveryDiscovery Channel Mythbusters Roadshow 2012 Sponsored by HP
Looking for a new laptop? Then pop by this roadshow to test out HP’s new super-thin and light notebook which comes with a whole bunch of unique features. There are treats for fans of the Discovery Channel show Mythbusters too, as you’ll get to win merchandise.
Date and time: Apr 14 – 15, 10am – 10pm
Venue: Marina Square Atrium
Price: Free.

 

Esprit sale
A New Style, A New Love by VivoCity and Esprit
With the amazing array of affordable brands at VivoCity, it’s time the megamall celebrates fashion in a big way its Fashion Festival will feature great deals and runway shows for shoppers. This Friday, Esprit’s easy-to-wear Spring collection will be taking its turn on the runway. Bonus: The first 1,000 shoppers to attend will get a goodie bag and there will be a 15 per cent in the Esprit store from 5 to 10pm.
Date and time: Apr 13, 7.30pm
Venue: Amphitheatre, Level 3, VivoCity
Price: Free.

 

Titanic
Titanic: The Epicurean Voyage
Putting a twist on the current Titanic experiences Singapore has to offer (the movie in 3D, the exhibition), Swissotel The Stamford’s Equinox has created a menu made up of dishes from the last dinner served onboard from the Second Class, First Class and the ultra-exclusive, for-first-class-passengers-only-no-Leo-allowed Ritz section. Dishes include a consomme of tapioca, poached salmon with mousseline sauce and peaches in chartreuse jelly.
Date: This promotion is on until Apr 14, 2012
Venue: Equinox, Swissotel The Stamford, 2 Stamford Road. Operating hours: Mon – Sat, 12 – 2.30pm; Mon – Sun, 3.30 – 5pm, 6.30 – 10.30pm; Sun, 11 – 2.30pm.
Price: Prices start at $150++. Call 65 6837 3322 or email reservations@equinoxcomplex.com for enquiries.

 

 

 

 

Masego spa promo
Masego Sparty
Think of this as a flea market for beauty addicts. Start with a preview of blogshop MySpringFling’s new collection, preview the 50 shades from  Make Up For Ever’s Rouge Artist lipstick, test out products from Vanity Trove, a beauty box subscription service and even enjoy spa and mani treats from Mary Chia offshoot Masego The Safari Spa. What more could you ask for?
Date and time: Apr 14, 12 – 6pm
Venue: Level 3 Leisure Wing, SAFRA Jurong
Price: Free. Log on to www.masego.com.sg or www.facebook.com/pages/Masego-The-Safari-Spa for more.

 

Tiffany
Tiffany’s Cabaret Show (rated M18)
It’s an explosion of sequins, feathers, loud colours, moving choreography and special effetcs as this show from Pattaya, which features a band of gorgeous transsexuals including Thailand’s most beautiful woman Nong Poy, makes its way here for two nights only.
Date and time: Apr 13 – 14, 8.30pm
Venue: The Coliseum, Hard Rock Hotel, Resorts World Sentosa
Price: $58 from SISTIC. Log on to www.tiffany-show.co.th for more.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Singapore Botanic GardensJane’s Journey
The world owes much to Dr Jane Goodall for her pioneering work in chimpanzee behaviour and immense passion for animal welfare and habitat conservation. Appreciate her journey through this documentary which traces her life from England to Gombe National Park, where she spent years studying her beloved primates.
Date and time: Apr 14, 7.30 – 9.30pm
Venue: Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage, Singapore Botanic Gardens
Price: Free. Log on to www.sbg.org.sg for more.

 

Maad flea market
MAAD Pyjamas
Our favourite flea market is back. And there’s a old-school musical spin this time as the organisers want you to bring your favourite vinyl records for the DJs to play  while shoppers peruse the creative and original works from local artists.
Date and time: Apr 13, 5pm – 12am
Venue: Red Dot Design Museum
Price: Free. Log on to www.maad.sg or www.facebook.com/goMAAD for more.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Australia travel
Spend Two Weeks in Australia with 91.3fm DJ Charmaine Yee
Longing for a trip overseas? Try this simple competition. Caption your favourite photos of Australia and quintessentially Australian experiences and you might get a chance to spend two weeks discovering Australia and even come back to talk about it on the radio.
Entries close on Apr 15, 2012. Log on to www.australia101things.com for the contest.