Singapore: Esplanade

Country: Singapore (Singapura)
City: Singapore
Location: Marina Sqauare / Esplanade Drive / Raffles Avenue / Marina Bay

Theatre and concert hall complex, built 1993-2002 by DP Architects Pte Ltd (until 1995 with Michael Wilford & Partners). Opened 12 Oct 2002. The complex comprises several halls:

  • Theatre: Used for Asian and Western opera and musical, drama, ballet, tradiaional dance, variety performances, and for popular concerts. 2000 seats.
  • Concert Hall: Concert organ by Klais. Mainly used for symphonic and popular concerts. Up to 1800 seats.
  • Recital Studio: Used for chamber concerts and solo recitals.
  • Theatre Studio: Used for experimental theatre and dance performances.
  • Rehearsal Studio: Used as a dance rehearsal studio, and for small private performances.
  • Jendela: Used for art exhibitions.
  • Outdoor Theatre: Open-air theatre.

Links: www.esplanade.com, Wikipedia

[Singapore: Esplanade] Telephone Card
Front Text: "Together, Let's Build The Esplanade Theatres on the Bay. Thank you for your Support"
Reverse Text: "Singapore Telecom"

[Singapore: Esplanade] Stamp Block (Singapore, 2002)
Text: "Esplanade - Theatres on the Bay - Singapore"
Size: 13.9 x 8.0 cm

[Singapore: Esplanade] Front Text: "Singapore - Esplanade - Theatres On The Bay"
Reverse Text: "Esplanade, a new local and tourist attraction offers a total lifestly experience from the performing arts to shopping, dining, and other forms of cultural entertainment."
Publisher: Associated Marketing Agency; B 117
Size: Modern
Not sent.

[Singapore: Esplanade] Front Text: "Singapore - Esplanade - Theatres on the bay, Singapore's premier performing Arts Centre." - "Singapore, The Merlion"
Publisher: Impressive Postcards; EP 'N'-1
Size: Modern
Sent: from Singapore to Kurrajong, Australia, 2007

[Singapore: Esplanade] Front Text: "Esplanade, Singapore - A magnificient view of the beauty of Esplanade - Theatres on The Bay", "Vanda Miss Joaquim - National Flower", "Singapore"
Reverse Text: "Esplanade, Singapore"
Publisher: Locust, 2013
Size: Modern
Sent: from Singapore to Annandale, Australia, 2014

[Singapore: Esplanade] Front Text: "Singapore"
Reverse Text: "Theatres at the Bay - seen from the Singapore River"
Publisher: Cameraman Cards, Singapore; 8 887563 310027
Size: 18.0 x 13.0 cm
Not sent.

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