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					                                                                           TodaY MondaY deceMber 5, 2011      T 10

         things to do
AirAsia promotional fare:           FairPrice Foundation Nations Cup           Adoring Vishnu: Vaishnava             photographs of inscriptions,
Singapore to Bali                   Here’s a chance to catch some              Traditions in South and               icons, objects of worship, and       UPCOMING
Need a break before you tear        world-class netball action. The sixth      South-east Asia                       multimedia. There will also         Celebrate 2012 with Channel 5
your hair out? Book yourself a      edition of this event has teams from       Organised by the Indian Heritage      be an interactive experience        Featuring Canadian pop-rock
last-minute escape to Bali — fly    Fiji, Malaysia, Namibia, Papua New         Centre and Hindu Endowments           featuring animated poets and        sensation These Kids Wear
from Singapore to Bali from just    Guinea, Sri Lanka and Singapore            Board, this exhibition examines       composers devoted to Vishnu.        Crowns, Malaysian pop diva
S$86 one-way. Tickets are for       battling it out for the top spot.          the worship of Vishnu in the          Until Jan 6, 8am to 9pm, Sri        Siti Nurhaliza, Singapore
Wednesday’s 8.50am flight and       Until Sunday, Toa Payoh Sports Hall.       arts and traditions of the Indian     Srinivasa Perumal Temple,           Idols Sezairi Sezali and Sylvia
there are only 180 up for grabs.    Tickets at S$6 to S$30 from                subcontinent and South-east           Serangoon Road. Free admission.     Ratonel, as well as Sheikh
Visit to book and for, concessions            Asia. His origins and presence in               Haikel and many more, this
more details.                       and bulk discounts apply.                  the region are explored through                                           year’s countdown show
                                                                                                                     Up Against the Wall                 promises to entertain with a
                                                                                                                     Enjoy some family fun at ION        greater variety of music than
                                                                                                                     Art, where UK-based artist          ever. Hosted by Gurmit Singh
                                                                                                                     and educator Scott Walker           and Michelle Chia, usher in the
                                                                                                                     will be taking parents and          New Year with a series of live
                                                                                                                     children on a visual adventure      performances followed by a
                                                                                                                     inspired by manga, tribal art,      spectacular fireworks display
                                                                                                                     graffiti and street art. There      by the Bay. Then, take to the
                                                                                                                     will be fascinating activities      dance floor as DJ Thryce and
                                                                                                                     open to all and on top of           DJ Vault spin your favourite
                                                                                                                     that, children aged five and        beats to continue seven hours
                                                                                                                     above can let their creative        of non-stop partying.
                                                                                                                     juices flow at the Fantastic        Dec 31, 8pm to 3am, The Float@
                                                                                                                     Creatures and Monster Masks         Marina Bay. Tickets at S$25 from
                                                                                                                     workshops, each priced at           Sistic, 20 per cent discount for five
                                                                                                                     S$45 and held from 10 pm to         or more tickets, 10 per cent off for
                                                                                                                     12pm and 4.30pm to 6.30pm           students and NSFs, and 50 per cent
                                                                                                                     respectively. Walker will also      off for children aged 12 and below
                                                                                                                     hold drawing sessions at 1pm,       and senior citizens.
                                                                                                                     2pm and 3pm, priced at S$12
                                                                                                                     per child per session.
                                                                                                                     Until tomorrow, 10am to 10pm,       Parkway Drive
                                                                                                                     ION Art, Level 4 ION Orchard.       Live in Singapore
                                                                                                                                                         Catch Australian metalcore
                                                                                                                     Wayang Play Stage                   band Parkway Drive at their
                                                                                                                     Drawing inspiration from the        second gig here, the first being
                                                                                                                     colourful and beautiful street      a sold-out show in 2009. This
                                                                                                                     opera set and collection            time, they come armed with
                                                                                                                     in the National Museum of           their latest album Deep Blue,
                                                                                                                     Singapore’s Film and Wayang         which, the band promises,
                                                                                                                     and Fashion Galleries, artist       raises the bar in every way
                                                                                                                     Anita Nevens combines art           possible by incorporating
                                                                                                                     and architecture using fabric,      everything from anthemic
                                                                                                                     colour and performance to           punk to bloodcurdling death
                                                                                                                     create this playful work.           metal into their music. Local
                                                                                                                     Children are invited to role-play   acts After the Sky and Ruins
                                                                                                                     and perform their own stories       & Remains will be opening the
                                                                                                                     with finger puppets at the Play     show.
                                                                                                                     Stage. Wayang Play Stage was        Dec 14, 6pm to 11pm, *Scape
                                                                                                                     first presented at the National     Warehouse, 2 Orchard Link.
                                                                                                                     Museum’s PlayDome festival          Pre-sale tickets at S$35 from
                                                                                                                     as part of this year’s Children’s   Inokii (#03-30 Far East Plaza) and
                                                                                                                     Season.                             Boards N Stuff (#02-21/22 Cathay
                                                                                                                     Until Dec 31, 10am to 9pm, Jurong   Cineleisure Orchard), and S$45
                                                                                                                     Regional Library, 21 Jurong East    at the door.
                                                                                                                     Central 1. Free admission.          events/269884693044424

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