Admiring Lanterns – A Children’s Teochew Opera Performance

Admiring Lanterns – A Children’s Teochew Opera Performance


See the young talents of Nam Hwa Opera show off their skills in this showcase!

 

An excerpt from the popular story Chen San & Wu-niang, Admiring Lanterns tells the story of how the two lovers met each other. Chen-San attended the Yuan-xiao lantern festival at Chaozhou and met Wu-niang by coincidence. Love blossomed between the two. Wu-niang subsequently met the wealthy Lin Da. She disliked his uncouth, frivolous personality. However, Lin Da was enchanted by the beauty of Wu-niang and conspired with Zhuo Er to marry her.

 

Image Credit: Esplanade - Theatres on the Bay


When

28 January, 14:30 & 15:30.


Age

3+


Price

Free


Telephone number

+65 6828 8377


Links


Address

Singapore
1 Esplanade Drive, Singapore 038981

How to get there?

By Bus:

Bus Stop No. 02061 (The Esplanade)
Buses stop outside Esplanade Mall entrance along Raffles Avenue. Bus service numbers 36, 56, 70M, 75, 77, 97, 97e, 106, 111, 133, 162M, 171, 195, 531, 700A, 857, 960, 961, 1N, 2N, 3N, 4N, 5N, 6N, NR1, NR2, NR5, NR6, NR7, NR8

Bus Stop No. 02111 (Esplanade Bridge)
Buses stop along Esplanade Drive. Bus service numbers 10, 57, 70, 128, 162, 196, 531, 652, 656, 660, 700, 850E, 868, 951E, 971E

By MRT:

City Hall MRT (North-South (red) or East-West (green) line)
Esplanade MRT (Circle Line)

By Taxi:

The taxi stand is located at the entrance to Esplanade Mall along Raffles Avenue.