The Living Room
The Living Room brings you more chats with guests from the entertainment scene as well as with people whose stories will touch and motivate you.
|1||06/01/14|| M1 Singapore Fringe Festival 2014|
The M1 Singapore Fringe Festival 2013 kicks off soon. Organised and curated by The Necessary Stage, this year's line up features a total of fifteen international and local works from six countries, focusing on the theme of Art & the People. Guest: Haresh Sharma from The Necessary Stage and performers Nelson Chia and Hiroshi Sunairi.
|2||30/12/13|| Marina Bay Singapore Countdown|
As the year comes to a close and you're gearing up to party hard to usher in the new year, which party should you attend? What does it take to organise a year-end countdown party? The Esplanade and the URA jointly present the Marina Bay Singapore Countdown (MBSC) every year and this upcoming one will be the ninth. Representatives from the MBSC join us to tell us what the party will entail.
|3||23/12/13|| Dating (Part 4)|
It is the last part in our four-part series on dating. This week: How To Score in Online Dating Guest: Violet Lim, CEO & Co-Founder of SDNTrust accredited dating agency, LUNCH Actually
|4||16/12/13|| Dating (Part 3)|
It is the third part in our four-part series on dating. This week: How To Get Out of the Friend Zone.Guest: Choo Yanqing, owner of SDNTrust accredited dating agency, A Dance Date
|5||09/12/13|| Dating (Part 2)|
It is the second part in our four-part series on dating. This week: How To Get a Guy To Notice You/How Girls Can Make The First Move. Guest: Michelle Goh, Founder of SDNTrust accredited dating agency, CompleteMe
|6||02/12/13|| Dating (Part 1)|
It is the first part in our four-part series on dating. This week, Deon Chan, Managing Director of SDNTrust accredited dating agency, Love Express. tells us how to ace a first date.
|7||25/11/13|| OFF CENTRE|
Spotlight Productions is proud to present a new adaptation of OFF CENTRE written by Haresh Shrama. OFF CENTRE traces the friendship of two ex-mental patients, Saloma and Vinod, and the problems and hurdles they have to overcome, including social stigmas, prejudices and personal conflicts. The cast and director join us to tell us more.
|8||18/11/13|| Zul Tania|
It has taken 40 years to get here, from entertainment hotspots such as Talk of the Town and Pebbles, to Anywhere and Harry's, and now to Esplanade. Get up close with Singapore's most beloved music maker as he replays the soundtrack of your life for one night only with some very special guests … and a surprise or two. Guest: Zul Tania
|9||04/11/13|| Party Food How-To|
Local chef Wilin Low is the host of the new TV show A Party Affair. Chef Low will be providing viewers with tips and tricks on how to host a one-of-a-kind party, whilst whipping up fuss-free and tasty party food, blending Asian flavours with Western sensibility, resulting in globally influenced dishes that are not only visually pleasing, but also delicious, stylish and easy to make. He joins us to tell us more.
|10||28/10/13|| Other Sounds|
Other Sounds is an independent online publication that provides Singaporeans with the latest in music and aims to build an innovative and exciting local music industry here at home. Howie speaks with Melissa Yong, editor-in-chief of Other Sounds.
|11||21/10/13|| Being a Master Brewer|
What does it take to be a master brewer? What does the job entail? HOW does one get into a job that requires you to drink all day? We chat with brew master Fergal Murray from the Guinness quality team.
|12||14/10/13|| Games for Bonding|
Mr Jonathan Lee, Counsellor at Care Corner Family Service Centre (Woodlands) shares his expertise on how games can have a positive influence on family and community bonding, and how readers can consider a simple card game activity as one of the ways to bond with their loved ones.
|13||07/10/13|| A Healthy Pantry|
Ever mindlessly snacked while at the office? How does it affect your health? Given a recent survey showed that working adults exercised the least, this should concern you. What if you had a heart healthy pantry at work? We give you tips on how you can have one!
|14||23/09/13|| Grimm's Fairy Tales|
iTheatre presents Grimm's Fairy Tales! Don't be fooled into thinking that these are folk tales just for the children. This musical aims to enthrall and entertain both young and old alike.
|15||16/09/13|| Broadway Beng|
After a 3 year break, the Broadway Beng, Sebastian Tan, will be back at the Drama Centre Theatre on 10 October 2013.
|16||09/09/13|| Music At An Exhibition|
The National Museum of Singapore is expanding its Music At An Exhibition programme to include a component of free concerts for the public, and have put up a series of recitals by young student musicians called YOUNG Music at an Exhibition.
|17||02/09/13|| La Traviata|
Explore the tragic love story of Violetta and Alfredo in Verdi's La Traviata, Esplanade Theatre on 6, 7, 9 and 10 September 2013. Guests: Director Stephen Barlow and soprano Nancy Yuen
|18||26/08/13|| Anthony Chen|
Local film "ILO ILO" is the first Singapore film to receive the camera d'Or in Cannes. Guest: Director of "ILO ILO," Anthony Chen
|19||19/08/13|| Pesta Raya|
Today, we chat with producer of the Pesta Raya – Malay Festival of Arts, on at Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay from 29Aug, Norhayati Yusoff and performer Mawar Beduri from Jogja Hip Hop Foundation.
|20||05/08/13|| Everything But The Brain|
Everything But The Brain tells the story of Elaine, a Physics teacher who hatches a plan to turn back time and save her stroke-afflicted father from further deterioration. Winner of Best Original Script at the Life! Theatre Awards 2006, the show is back for a hopefully third sold run from the 10h of Aug. Joining us are director Derrick Chew and actor Gerald Chew, reprising his award winning role as Father.