25 May 2018 - 27 May 2018

1–9pm

Getting here

ACM is a 5-minute walk from Raffles Place MRT (Exit H)

Admission

Free admission to the festival and programmes. Special discounted price of $5 (U.P $20) to enter the Angkor special exhibition during festival times.

Experience graceful dancing apsaras and lively sbek thom shadow puppets as they come alive off ancient Angkor temples. Rediscover Khmer art and architecture in craft activities inspired by masterpieces on display in the Angkor: Exploring Cambodia's Sacred City, Masterpieces of the Musée national des arts asiatiques - Guimet exhibition. Have an encore of Angkor this weekend: explore with an activity booklet and use the hands-on interactives through the exhibition. All this and more awaits you!

Admission to the programmes is free; enjoy a special price of $5 (U.P $20) to enter the Angkor special exhibition during the festival times!

RSVP TO RECEIVE A SET OF ENAMEL PINS AND STAND A CHANCE TO WIN. Be one of the first 800 to RSVP here and you can pick up a set of old-school Singapore icon enamel pins; one per person please. You can also stand a chance to win a set of 4 tickets to the Angkor: Exploring Cambodia's Sacred City, Masterpieces of the Musée national des arts asiatiques - Guimet special exhibiton or a lovely collectible poster to take home.


Dates
Friday, 25 May, 7–9pm
Saturday, 26 May, 1–9pm
Sunday, 27 May, 1–5pm 


Programme Schedule

Free admission to programmes:

Friday, 25 May 
7pm Launch by His Excellency Ngoun Sokveng (Ambassador of Cambodia)       Riverfront
7.30pm Lakhon Khol and apsara dance performance    
8pm

Sbek Thom puppet performance

   
       
Saturday, 26 May
1–5pm Leather puppet carving demonstration   Lobby
  Dress-up corner     
Cultural booth    
1–5pm Craft Activities   Learning Gallery
1.30pm Cambodian folk dance performance   Foyer
2.30pm  'The Churning of the Ocean of Milk' drama performance by Act 3
International 
   
3.30pm  Lakhon Khol and apsara dance performance    
4.30pm Apsara dance workshop    
6pm  Outdoor Pop Concert   Empress Lawn
8pm  Sbek Thom puppet performance   River Room
       
Sunday, 27 May      
1–5pm Leather puppet carving demonstration   Lobby
  Dress-up corner     
Cultural booth    
1–5pm Craft Activities   Learning Gallery
1.30pm Cambodian folk dance performance   Foyer
2.30pm  'The Churning of the Ocean of Milk' drama performance by Act 3
International 
   
3.30pm  Lakhon Khol and apsara dance performance    
4.30pm Shadow puppet dance workshop  

 

Special price of $5 to enter Angkor special exhibition this weekend!

Saturday, 26 May & Sunday, 27 May
Whole day           Discover the exhibition with the Explorer's Trail, rubbing stations,
diecut papercrafts, and other fun interactives in the gallery.
           Angkor exhibition 
2–2.30pm   Soapbox Tour
by Nanyang Girls High School
   
4–4.30pm      
2.30pm   Docent-led Tour (English)    
3pm   Docent-led Tour (Mandarin)    

 

 

Workshops

Join us for dance workshops conducted by trained professionals from Cambodia, available only this weekend! Suitable for people of all ages and beginners. Click below to register and for more details:

Apsara Dance Workshop - 26 May, Saturday, 4.30pm
Shadow Puppet Dance Workshop - 27 May, Sunday, 4.30pm

  • Family Fun
    Bonjournal
    Learn to create and decorate your own travel journal.
  • Family Fun
    Carved in Stone
    Create your own masterpiece inspired by carvings on the stone walls of Angkor temples in this rubber stamp carving workshop.
  • Lectures
    Angkor Lecture Series
    Angkorian medical industries: Recent excavations at the Tonle Snguot Hospital Site, Siem Reap, Cambodia

    Speaker: Dr D. Kyle Latinis