Esplanade - Theatres on the Bay, Singapore

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Theater · Concert / Show
Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay (also known as the Esplanade Theatres or simply The Esplanade) is a performing arts centre located in Downtown Core near the mouth of the Singapore River. Named after the nearby Esplanade Park, it consists of a concert hall which seats about 1,600 and a theatre with a capacity of about 2,000 for the performing arts.

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  • Esplanade- Theatres on the Bay remains one of the most intriguing space on this sunny island. When the building model was first unveiled to the public, some thought it resembles insect eyes. Of...  more »
  • A very unique structure for theater. You can enjoy the art of acting and there are time you can enjoy the music performed by professional musicians.  more »
  • Great place to visit! Lovely views of the bay area (marina bay sands, merlion, etc.) from the ground floor and also from the roof. . For Singaporean food, try out the Straits Chinese restaurant. Restaurants here are generally good but slightly pricey. Free performances happen quite often at a few locations, so good to check out their website. Actual performance venues are world class
  • After a concert it's all about to start in one of the lobby areas. There you see a lots of art shops and a small walking distance further on a hawker food centre and some restaurants, absolutely unexpected and surprising.There is no need to come here for concerts or theatres only. Simply come here for a walk and take pictures from the fantastic views around.
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