Theatre Shows & Musicals In Singapore

Movie dates can be fun, but sometimes we all crave something a bit more memorable. If you’re considering a more unique experience, catching a broadway show with your SO might do the trick. Here, we’ve compiled a list of 20 upcoming theatre shows and musicals for you to take your pick. 

From comedic musicals to drama-filled plays and even romantic ballets, there’ll surely be a show perfect for you and your partner. 

 1. Sleeping Beauty – 29 February to 3 March 2024


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I’m sure we all know the classic tale of Sleeping Beauty, where a true love’s kiss has the power to overcome all. 

Watch talented ballerinas from Singapore ballet twirl and dance across the stage, while symphonies composed by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, a renowned composer who composed for Romeo and Juliet and The Nutcracker complement the performance. Who knows, you may even receive your own true love’s kiss after the performance.

Date: 29 February to 3 March 2024
Time: 8pm (Thursday and Friday) | 2pm and 8pm (Saturday) | 2pm and 7pm (Sunday)
Venue: Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay, 1 Esplanade Dr, Singapore 038981
Ticket Pricing: From $48 to $98, excluding booking fee

Find out more information on Sistic

2. The New York Secret – 1 to 8 March 2024

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If you want to live out your acting dreams, then don’t miss out on The New York Secret. For $167, you will get to immerse yourself in a theatrical experience and interact with actors as the storyline unfolds. In fact, you can even kickstart the programme before performance day by messaging a secret contact number — which you will receive after purchasing your tickets.

For those who just want to sit back and enjoy the show, there is also a bar where you can sip some drinks and spectate from the sidelines. 

Date: 1 to 2, 8 March 2024
Time: 7pm (Friday and Sunday) | 7pm and 9:30pm (Saturday)
Venue: Mandala Club, 31 Bukit Pasoh Rd, Singapore 089845
Ticket Pricing: From $167 to $385, excluding booking fee

Find out more information on Eventbrite.

3. Le Bal De Paris – 2 to 17 March 2024

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With so many immersive live shows coming to Singapore this year, it seems like they’re the new “it” events. What’s so special about Le Bal De Paris is that unlike conventional plays, it combines both IRL and VR elements. 

For 1.5 hours, adopt the role of a Parisian aristocrat and slow dance with your partner at a ball as a drama-filled love story unfolds in front of your very eyes. 

Date: 2 to 17 March 2024
Time: 1 hour sessions from 2pm to 10:30pm (Sundays to Thursdays) | 11am to 11:45pm (Fridays and Saturdays)
Venue: Infinite Studios, 23 Media Cir., #02-15, Singapore 138563
Ticket Pricing: $73 to $87, excluding booking fee

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4. Disney On Ice Presents 100 Years of Wonder – 9 to 10 & 13 to 17 March 2024

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Take a trip down memory lane as you watch Mickey and his friends meet with various Disney characters that you’ve been introduced to across the years. From Ariel in Atlantica to Simba in the Pridelands and Aladdin in Agrabah, this blast from the past is not to be missed for both kids and adults.

Date: 9 to 17 March 2024
Time: 2:30pm and 6:30pm (Wednesday to Friday) | 10:30am, 2:30pm and 6:30pm (Saturdays and Sundays – note that there is no 6:30pm show on 17 March)
Venue: Singapore Indoor Stadium, 2 Stadium Walk, Singapore 397691
Ticket Pricing: $25 to $174, excluding booking fee

Find out more information on Ticketmaster.

5. The Wizard of Oz – 10 March 2024

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Embark on a fantastical adventure and follow Dorothy and her dog Toto as they try to find the notorious Wizard of Oz and return home after a tornado whisks them to a land far far away. 

Featuring well-known musical pieces like Awakening Of Flora and Raymonda, this ballet is both romantic and whimsical, perfect for a cosy date.

Date: 10 March 2024, Sunday
Time: 4:30pm
Venue: Gateway Theatre, 3615 Jalan Bukit Merah, Singapore 159461
Ticket Pricing: $42 to $48, excluding booking fee

Find out more on Ticketmaster.

6. Falling – 8 to 24 March 2024

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Having won Production of the Year in 2016, Pangdemonium is back with Falling, a play that seeks to shed light on the lives of people with autism, as well as those around them. 

As you take a glimpse into the lives of struggling parents Tami and Bill, their angsty teenage daughter, Lisa and their profoundly autistic son, Josh, examine the meaning of unconditional love, as well as the stigma that surrounds people with autism in Singapore.

Date: 8 to 24 March 2024
Time: 8pm (Tuesdays to Fridays) | 3pm and 8pm (Saturdays and Sundays)
Venue: Singtel Waterfront Theatre at Esplanade, 8 Raffles Ave., Singapore 039802
Ticket Pricing: $20 to $85, excluding booking fee

Find out more information on Pangdemonium.

7. Matilda The Musical – 9 March to 7 April 2024


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Adapted from the beloved children’s book, Matilda The Musical is the story of an intelligent little girl who dreams of a better life and eventually achieves her own happy ending. Not only is the musical inspiring for all, its catchy songs and energetic dance number also makes it a fun performance to catch with your partner or family.

Having won 101 international awards — 24 of which were for best musical — Matilda The Musical is sure to live up to your expectations and have you leaving the theatre still singing along. 

Date: 9 March to 7 April 2024
Time: 8pm (Tuesdays to Fridays) | 2pm and 8pm (Saturdays) | 1pm and 6:30pm (Sundays)
Venue: Sands Theatre at Marina Bay Sands, 10 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018956
Ticket Pricing: From $68 to $253, excluding booking fee

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8. The Death of Singapore Theatre – 14 to 30 March 2024

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As many of us know, Singapore has strict laws and regulations regarding censorship. However, not many of us are actually aware of the tedious process to gain approval for public performances.

With a tinge of dark humour, The Death Of Singapore offers an insight into Singapore’s theatre industry by portraying a conversation between a playwright and IMDA officer — based on the first-hand experience of veteran playwright Alfian Sa’at.

Date: 9 March to 7 April 2024
Time: 7:30pm (Tuesdays to Fridays) | 2:30pm and 7:30pm (Saturdays) | 2:30pm (Sundays)
Venue: The Ngee Ann Kongsi Theatre @ Wild Rice, Funan, 107 North Bridge Road Singapore 179105
Ticket Pricing: From $35 to 90, excluding booking fee

Find out more information on Wild Rice.

9. Hi, Can You Hear Me? – 21 to 31 March 2024


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An inspirational play that explores the themes of loss and hope, Hi, Can You Hear Me? features various characters whose lives have been disrupted due to events and experiences beyond their control. For example, Guan Yin, who is stuck in a constant loop of death and rebirth, and Shimizu, who experiences memory lapses.

If you even wish to discuss the performance with its actors, note that post-show dialogues will be conducted after the 8pm performances on 22 March (Friday) and 30 March (Saturday).

Date: 21 to 31 March 2024
Time: 8pm (Wednesdays to Fridays) | 3pm and 8pm (Saturdays) | 3pm (Sundays)
Venue: Esplanade Theatre Studio, 1 Esplanade Dr, Singapore 038981
Ticket Pricing: From $30.40 to $38, excluding booking fee

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10. Taha – 2 to 6 April 2024


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Adapted from Adina Hoffman’s acclaimed biography of Palestinian poet Taha Muhammad Ali, My Happiness Bears No Relation To Happiness, Taha is a performance that intertwines Taha’s poetry with his life story. 

Having gone through countless challenges such as the loss of his home in the Arab-Israeli war as well as his father, Taha’s story inspires all to remain optimistic in the face of hardship.

Make sure not to disregard this one-man performance as it is said to be a tour de force by those who have watched it.

Date: 2 to 6 April 2024
Time: 8pm (Tuesday to Friday) | 4pm and 8pm (Saturday)
Venue: 20 Merbau Road, Singapore 239035
Ticket Pricing: $53 to $68, excluding booking fee

Find out more information on STC.

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11. Tartuffe: The Imposter – 4 to 28 April 2024


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If you’re looking for a play that can bring some laughter to you and your partner, check out Tartuffe: The Imposter. A modern adaptation of French playwright Molèire’s 1664 script, this play explores issues of generational disagreement and hypocrisy while remaining humourous. 

Fun fact: this play was actually banned for a few years as leaders of the Catholic church were not particularly happy with its portrayal of a hypocritical criminal masquerading as a holy man.

Date: 4 to 28 April 2024
Time: 7:30pm (Tuesdays to Fridays) | 2:30pm and 7:30pm (Saturdays) | 2:30pm (Sundays)
Venue: The Ngee Ann Kongsi Theatre @ Wild Rice, Funan, 107 North Bridge Road, Singapore 179105
Ticket Pricing: From $35 to $90, excluding booking fee

Find out more information on Sistic.

12. Little Shop of Horrors – 12 to 28 April 2024

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Aptly named Little Shop Of Horrors, this musical follows the story of Seymour, a meek florist who struggles to juggle between his flower shop, crush, and an overwhelmingly blood-thirsty plant. Both comical and horrific, this musical is perfect to share some screams and laughter with your date. 

Not to mention, this musical is composed and written by Alan Menkan and Howard Ashman, the musical geniuses behind many Disney classics like The Little Mermaid and Aladdin.

Date: 12 to 28 April 2024
Time: 7:30pm (Tuesdays to Fridays) | 3pm and 7:30pm (Saturdays) | 2pm (Sundays)
Venue: Sota Drama Theatre, 1 Zubir Said Dr, Singapore 227968
Ticket Pricing: Standard shows from $68 to $98, previews from $38 to $68, excluding booking fee

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13. Harry Potter And The Half-Blood Prince In Concert – 19 to 20 April 2024

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If you and your SO are Potterheads, grab tickets for this concert ASAP. Not only will the entire soundtrack of the film be performed live by the Metropolitan Festival Orchestra, but the movie will also be played alongside the music in high definition on a 12.2 metre large screen. 

*Do note that tickets are selling fast, and tickets for 20 April are already sold out. 

Date: 19, 20 April 2024
Time: 8pm
Venue: Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay, 1 Esplanade Dr, Singapore 038981
Ticket Pricing: From $79 to $249, excluding booking fee

Find out more information on Sistic.

14. Secondary: The Musical – 19 to 28 April 2024

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With most of us having gone through major exams like the PSLE or O/N-levels, we all understand the stress that comes along with such future-dictating exams. After all, it takes just one bad grade to seemingly change the course of our lives.                                                           

Secondary: The Musical seeks to question what happens when life is dictated by a single grade. Composed and written by Weish, one of Singapore’s most acclaimed musicians, this musical tells the story of Lilin, a young secondary school teacher and her Secondary 3 students as they experience life’s delicate joys, sorrows, and surprises. 

Date: 19 to 28 April 2024
Time: 8pm (Tuesdays to Fridays) | 3pm and 8pm (Saturdays and Sundays)
Venue: Victoria Theatre, 9 Empress Place, Singapore 179556
Ticket Pricing: From $45 to $115, excluding booking fee

Find out more information on Sistic.

15. Hamilton – 19 April to 9 June 2024

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Following its sold-out debut in Manilla, Singapore is the third city in Hamilton’s first ever international tour. In case you haven’t heard of Hamilton, this musical — which has won a Grammy as well as 11 Tony Awards — tells the life story of Alexander Hamilton, one of USA’s founding fathers.

Fun fact: Lin-Manuel Mirander, the creator of Hamilton, is also responsible for creating Disney hits like Encanto’s “We Don’t Talk About Bruno” and Moana’s “How Far I’ll Go”

Those who have not gotten tickets, fret not as Hamilton has extended its Singapore season for two more weeks, till 9 June 2024

Date: 19 April to 9 June 2024
Time: 8pm (Tuesdays to Friday) | 2pm and 8pm (Saturdays) | 1pm and 6:30pm (Sundays)
Venue: Sands Theatre at Marina Bay Sands, 10 Bayfront Ave, Singapore 018956
Ticket Pricing: From $80 to $300, excluding booking fee

Find out more information on Sistic.

16. Melissa Hamilton’s International Ballet Stars Gala – 23 to 24 April 2024

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Even if you have never watched a ballet performance in your life, it’s impossible to not have heard of world-renowned ballets like The Nutcracker, Swan Lake, and A Cinderella Story. 

A showcase of how dance has the ability to tell stories without words, Melissa Hamilton’s International Ballet Stars Gala features artists from some of the most revered dance companies in the world.

Make sure to not miss performances by highly-regarded artists like Madoka Sugai, who has starred as Cinderella in A Cinderella Story, as well as Melissa Hamilton herself, who has starred as Odette in Swan Lake and Aurora in The Sleeping Beauty.

Date: 23, 24 April 2024
Time: 8pm (Saturday) | 3pm (Sunday)
Venue: Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay, 1 Esplanade Dr, Singapore 038981
Ticket Pricing: $40 to $120, excluding booking fee

Find out more information on Sistic.

17. Backstage Betrayal – 24 April to 11 May 2024

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Yet another immersive live performance, the story of Backstage Betrayal starts like this while Strawlines Theatre Company prepares to perform their debut staging of Macbeth, they find their lead actor dead backstage. 

Pretty ironic if you’re familiar with the story of Macbeth. 

As the audience, you will be tasked to find the killer and crack this case. By purchasing the VIP package priced at $98, you will get to elevate your experience with access to an exclusive opening prelude, a secret scene and even a take-home prop.

Date: 24 April to 11 May 2024
Time: 8pm (Wednesdays to Fridays) | 2pm, 4:30pm and 8pm (Saturdays and Sundays)
Venue: KC Arts Centre – Home of SRT, 20 Merbau Rd, Singapore 239035
Ticket Pricing: $68 to $98, excluding booking fee

Find out more information on Sistic.

18. Paradise or the Impermanence of Ice Cream – 16 to 19 May 2024 

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Nothing lasts forever. I’m sure we’ve all heard this phrase before. Using ice cream which inevitably melts to signify the fleeting pleasures of life, Paradise Or The Impermanence Of Ice Cream is a monologue which discusses existential angst and death.

This performance also explores the real-life mystery of vanishing vultures that’s gravely affecting Parsi death rituals — a ritual whereby dead bodies are placed in a Dakhma to be decomposed by the sun and consumed by scavenging birds.

Date: 16 to 19 May 2024
Time: 8pm (Thursday and Friday) | 4pm and 8pm (Saturday) | 3pm and 6pm (Sunday)
Venue: 20 Merbau Road, Singapore 239035
Ticket Pricing: $45 to $68, excluding booking fee

Find out more information on STC

19. Tick, Tick… Boom! – 5 to 14 July 2024

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If you’re struggling to find your way on the arduous journey called adulthood, consider watching this musical. Written by the late Jonathan Larson about his struggle to make his mark in the theatre and deal with the growing uncertainty in his life as he approaches 30-years-old, this musical aims to celebrate self-discovery, the anxieties of adulthood, and the importance of mental wellness.

Fun fact: this musical is available in its movie form on Netflix where Andrew Garfield — aka Spider-Man in The Amazing Spider-Man 2 — stars as Jonathan Larson.

Date: 5 to 14 July 2024
Time: 8pm (Tuesdays to Fridays) | 3pm and 8pm (Saturdays and Sundays)
Venue: KC Arts Centre – Home of SRT, 20 Merbau Rd, Singapore 239035
Ticket Pricing: From $28 to $80, excluding booking fee

Find out more information on Sistic.

20. National Day Charade – 11 to 27 July 2024

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Putting a new spin on our annual National Day Parade, National Day Charade illustrates a different NDP — with untold stories and greater representation. 

Cheesy as it sounds, we all know that every situation has its own good and bad. Living in Singapore, we often find issues to complain about — the hot and humid weather, GST hikes or even the more recent EZ-link upgrade to Simplygo. Building on this, National Day Charade invites you to reflect about your relationship with Singapore, the country we call home. 

Date: 11 to 27 July 2024
Time: 7:30pm (Tuesdays to Fridays) | 2:30pm and 7:30pm (Saturdays) | 2:30pm (Sundays)
Venue: The Ngee Ann Kongsi Theatre @ Wild Rice, Funan, 107 North Bridge Road Singapore 179105
Ticket Pricing: From $30 to $75, excluding booking fee

Find out more information on Sistic.

Take Your Partner On The Perfect “Broadway” Date With These Theatre Shows & Musicals

With so many theatre shows and musicals taking place in Singapore this year, it would be a shame to not attend at least one. Support the local arts scene with your partner by watching Singaporean productions like Secondary: The Musical or relive your childhoods with Disney on Ice or Harry Potter In Concert. 

Tickets sell fast, so make sure to snag your tickets early before they run out.

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