Esplanade is Singapore’s national performing arts centre. Our year-round line-up of about 3,000 performances presented by Esplanade, our collaboration partners and hirers include a diverse calendar of ticketed and non-ticketed programmes featuring dance, music, theatre, visual arts and more, making the arts accessible for everyone. We work in close partnership with local, regional and international artists to develop artistic capabilities and content, push artistic boundaries and engage audiences. We also develops technical capabilities for the industry nationally.
Our centre is an architectural icon, and our distinctive twin shells houses world-class performance spaces complemented by a comprehensive range of professional support services. Our two main venues are the 1,600-seat Concert Hall and a Theatre with a capacity of 2,000. In May 2015, Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay was chosen as one of SG Heart Map’s 50 special places.
Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay is operated by The Esplanade Co Ltd, which is a not-for-profit organisation, a registered Charity and an Institution of a Public Character.