classical ballet, Singapore

Be treated to a variety of dances in Singapore!

From classical ballet to modern dance to ethnic offerings, Singapore has it all.

Ballet lovers can be treated to productions by Singapore Dance Theatre (SDT) - Singapore's foremost ballet-based company. SDT puts up a diverse range of works from classics such as The Nutcracker to pieces by reowned contemporary choreographers like Jiri Kylian. SDT also organizes the hugely popular series - Ballet Under The Stars (BUTS) - an outdoor ballet performance where audience can bring their picnic baskets and watch dancers pirouette under the stars.

For the dance lover who prefers cutting edge dances, watch out for performances by EcNad, The Arts Fission Company, and Odyssey Dance Theatre. These companies constantly surprise audiences with their unusual and creative presentation of dance pieces.

Want a taste of ethnic dances whilst in Singapore? Look out for productions by local ethnic dance groups such as Sri Warisan (Malay), Bhaskar Academy of Arts, Temple of Fine Arts (Indian), and Dance Ensemble Singapore (Chinese), and let them enthral you with their traditional offerings, which sometimes come with modern twists!

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