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A collaboration between some of Singapore’s most illustrious film directors, 7 Letters is a milestone film project that strings together seven short pieces capturing the lives and stories of everyday Singaporeans, featuring works by Boo Junfeng, Eric Khoo, K Rajagopal, Jack Neo, Tan Pin Pin, Royston Tan and Kelvin Tong. 7 Letters will be the first film to premiere at the refurbished Capitol Theatre. Out of six screenings, three will be reserved for the elderly, film and arts students and the underprivileged. All proceeds from the gala screenings will go to seven charities, including the Alzheimer’s Disease Association and Transient Workers Count Too. Tickets are not priced – instead, viewers are encouraged to make a donation at the screenings. Tickets for the Jul 24-26 screening are sold out. Additional screenings have been added for Aug 8-10 at Gallery Theatre, The National Museum of Singapore. Tickets for the additional screenings can only be bought on Aug 1-2 at the front desk of The National Museum of Singapore.
Formerly known as Vajra, the turntablist legend has a long list of achievements to his name, including headlining sets across the world, 2011 DMC World Champion and three-time Red Bull Thre3style Battle Champion.
Peer Pleasure 2015
This new theatre festival provides a platform for youths aged 13 to 18. Helmed by Alvin Tan from The Necessary Stage, it gives participants the chance to stage productions under the guidance of professional theatre practitioners. Five short plays with the theme of ‘Causality’ are presented alongside a variety of drama workshops and talks related to the issues raised in the festival.
K Sajeev Lal: From Singapore with Love
Sajeev Photo Studio specialises in taking portraits of young male foreign workers, to use as comp cards to find wives in South Asia.
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The best shophouse hotels
Experience Singapore’s old world charm in one of these shophouse properties. Previously functioning as business and living quarters, the buildings have been conserved and revamped into boutique hotels
The best tea rooms in Singapore
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Food and Drink
From streetside hawker fare to Michelin-starred meals, explore Singapore through your taste buds
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Arts and Culture
The top arts and culture experiences in the city
Singapore's coolest classes
Here's a list of classes the Time Out Singapore team has compiled for you to try something you've never done before
The best spas in Singapore
Your ultimate guide to the swankiest spas in Singapore – all tried and tested by Time Out Singapore
An insider's guide to Joo Chiat
As the great-grandson of Joo Chiat, Philip Chew has lived in the district for decades – here are five of his favourite spots.
5 of the best photography spots
Kampong Buangkok Photo: GRPS It’s a far trek out, but it’s well worth the effort for a good picture. Chickens scratch in the muddy shade of jackfruit and banana trees in this traditional village of wooden houses. But go soon: the clock is ticking as watchful developers turn their eyes to Singapore’s last remaining kampong. From Buangkok or Hougang MRT, take a taxi to Lorong Buangkok, along Gerald Drive Little India Photo: Singapore Tourism Board Colourful street-life scenes can be captured any day of the week in this lively part of town, but Sunday is when the area really pulses with with activity. For the best shots, head to Buffalo Road and Campbell Lane, where bright rows of jasmine garlands hang next to heady spices and clay oil lamps. Little India MRT Punggol Beach Calling all nature photographers! With its L-shaped jetty and moss-covered rocks peeping out from the blanket of sand at low-tide this undeveloped shore is one of the few places where you can see fishermen casting nets and setting crab cages. From Punggol MRT, take a taxi or bus 82 to the end of Punggol Rd Chinatown Photo: Singapore Tourism Board Look past the ‘doll’s house’ renovations of the major tourist streets and you’ll find signs of old-style Singapore – a Taoiststyle deity-statue maker at work in Mohamed Ali Lane, barbers sharpening razors in side alleys near Thian Hock Keng Temple, and seniors playing checkers of comparing songbirds next to Sago Lane. Chinatown MRT Esplanade Bas
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