Esplanade - Theatres on the Bay is without a doubt, Singapore's most exciting performance arts venue to date. Located at the waterfront overlooking Marina Bay, the complex with its distinctive dome-shaped roofs comprises a 1,600-seat concert hall, a 2,000-seat theatre and several recital rooms, theatre and rehearsal studios, as well as outdoor performing spaces.
Also lovingly dubbed “the Durian” by locals, after the prickly tropical
fruit, the Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay also houses a mall, cosmopolitan food
outlets and the library@esplanade – Singapore’s first arts library with
literature and audio-visual materials covering music, dance, film and theatre.
Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay presents a myriad of local and international performances - from musicals and concerts to dance and theatre. Outdoor performances and lunchtime concerts offer casual and light-hearted entertainment – go on and soak in the atmosphere!
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