8 events to take your dad to this Father's Day weekend

8 events to take your dad to this Father's Day weekend

Scrambling for last-minute Father's Day celebration plans? Here is a list of events and shows taking place this weekend.

Check them out and make plans with your dad now! 

Lo Ta You Encore Concert 2022

When: Sunday, 19 June 2022, 7:30 pm
Where: Sands Theatre, Marina Bay Sands
Tickets: $88-198, purchase here

Taiwanese singer-songwriter Lo Ta You will be gracing the stage this Father's Day at the Sands Theatre. Hailed as the Godfather of Mandarin Pop, Lo is undoubtedly one of the most important figures in Chinese pop music.

Cultural Extravaganza 2022: The Forefathers Project 承古扬新

When: Friday, 17 June, 8 pm and Saturday, 18 June, 3 pm
Where: SCCC Auditorium, Level 9
Tickets: S$35, purchase here

As part of Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre (SCCC)'s annual Cultural Extravaganza, the TENG Ensemble will be presenting a show of traditional dialect tunes. Through tenacious interviewing, documenting, and lessons from pioneer musicians of all local dialects, the initiative performance will truly be a historical treat for the ears. 

Dick Lee & Omnitones ft. Third Degree

When: Saturday, 18 June, 7:30 pm 
Where: Esplanade Concert Hall 
Tickets: S$48-98, purchase here

Dick Lee continues his illustrious songwriting journey with a special one-night show with Omnitones and vocal trio Third Degree.

Candlelight: Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake & More Ft. Ballet

When: Sunday, 19 June, 5:30 pm and 8 pm 
Where: Victoria Theatre
Tickets: S$42-77, purchase here

The Candlelight Concert series is back with a special classical spin-off, featuring excerpts from Tchaikovsky. The string quartet will also be joined by a ballet performance, enhancing the multisensory show to greater heights.

Whose Hill is This?

When: Saturday, 18 June, 2 pm and 5 pm 
Where: Victoria Concert Hall
Tickets: S$5, purchase here

Singapore Symphony Orchestra presents 'Whose Hill is This?', a special concert spotlighting the organ instrument. Bask in the soundscapes of nature painted by the organists of SSO as they tell a heartwarming story of bears finding their home.

Vilangkuppannai (Animal Farm)

When: Friday, 17 June, 8pm
Saturday, 18 June, 3 pm and 8 pm
Sunday, 19 June, 3 pm
Where: Esplanade Theatre Studio
Tickets: S$35, purchase here

Agam Theatre Lab presents the world premiere of Animal Farm. Originally adapted in 1971, only a fraction of the play was aired on the radio for two hours in May 1971. 50 years later, this play will be staged as a full-length production for the first time.

From Me to You

When: Saturday, 18 June and Sunday, 19 June, 7:30 pm
Where: Esplanade Recital Studio
Tickets: S$30, purchase here

Join Loh Jun Hong, Ng Pei-Sian, and Abigail Sin for an intimate night of classical music. Beethoven’s sublime Archduke Trio anchors this programme, alongside music by Ravel and Martinu as well.

Gems from Swing & Bebop Jazz II: The Amanda Lee Swingtet

When: Saturday, 18 June, 8:30 pm
Where: Maduro
Tickets: S$65 (incl. $50 F&B credits), purchase here

The Amanda Lee Swingtet presents a programme of authentic swing jazz music, featuring fresh arrangements of popular standards as well as obscure gems from the swing and bebop jazz repertoire.