2016 performance season

don quixote

10 - 13 march, Esplanade Theatre

Initially created for the Bolshoi Ballet in Russia and re-staged by Cynthia Harvey with sets and costumes designed especially for SDT, this was a production that garnered rave reviews during its premiere in 2014 and fronted the cover of Dance Europe in Jan 2015!


Peter & Blue Go Around The World

2 - 5 june, The Singapore airlines theatre,
lasalle college of the arts

Personally narrated by Artistic Director, Janek Schergen, Peter & Blue Go Around The World tells the story of the ever-inquisitive trio - Peter, his dog Blue and his cat Calico, embarking on a magical adventure traversing continents in a magic boat that takes them anywhere around the world and back.



ballet under the stars

1 -3, 8 - 10 july, Fort Canning Green

2016 marks the 21st edition of the iconic Singapore outdoor event, Ballet Under the Stars. Enjoy an enchanting evening at the luscious Fort Canning Green with a sumptuous picnic spread with your loved ones as SDT presents a spectacular medley of contemporary and classical ballets over 2 weekends.



Masterpiece in Motion

19 - 20 august, esplanade theatre

Masterpiece in Motion is SDT’s annual triple bill of ballet gems consisting of the finest examples of international choreography. Offering two new ballets, this year sees SDT company premiere of Nils Christe’s Symphony in Three Movements to the music of Igor Stravinsky and George Balanchine’s choreographic masterwork, The Four Temperaments.


celebration in dance

21 august, esplanade theatre

For the first time ever, Singapore Dance Theatre (SDT) is collaborating with the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) for a one-night-only performance.


passages contemporary season

28 - 30 october, esplanade theatre studio

Be inspired by the innovative Contemporary season- Passages combining strong and controlled legwork of ballet with modern dance’s influence on the torso! This season sees the company premiere of 2 new creations by Australian Ballet’s resident choreographer, Tim Harbour and local choreographer, Christina Chan as well as Natalie Weir’s Jabula first premiered in 2012.



the nutcracker

7 - 11 december, esplanade theatre

The quintessential Christmas classic, The Nutcracker returns this holiday season. First staged in 2011, The Nutcracker brings audiences on a journey through the pre-WWI, turn of the century Shanghai featuring favourite and familiar characters including Clara, the Snow Queen, the Sugar Plum fairy and her Cavalier. Based





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