General Advisory

Road closure around Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay from 20–23 Mar 2017

Due to LTA road works on 20–23 March 2017 from 12.45–5am daily, Raffles Avenue (from Temasek Avenue to Mandarin Oriental Singapore) will be temporarily converted to a two-way carriageway. Details as follows:

Road Closure

  • Raffles Avenue (between Mandarin Oriental Singapore and Esplanade Mall driveway entrance): full closure

Traffic Arrangement

  • Raffles Avenue (from Temasek Avenue to Mandarin Oriental Singapore): converted to two-way carriageway, with two lanes each.

Vehicular Access Advisory

  • No through-access to Esplanade via Raffles Ave.
  • Access into Esplanade will be via Esplanade Drive (both carriageways).
  • Esplanade’s Waterfront Carpark will be closed.
  • Esplanade Mall Driveway entrance, taxi stand and Loading Bay will be closed to traffic.
  • Esplanade Mall Driveway exit will remain open.

For further details, please contact Esplanade Customer Service at 6828 8377.

Road closures around Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay on 26 Mar 2017

Car-Free Sunday SG will be happening in parts of the Civic and Central Business Districts on 26 Mar 2017.

Some roads around Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay will be closed:

Road Closures

  • Stamford Rd (Esplanade Dr to St Andrew’s Rd) – 2 left lanes closed from 6am–12.30pm.
  • Esplanade Dr (towards Nicoll Highway) – Closed from 6am–12.30pm.
  • Connaught Dr – Closed from 6am–7pm.

Vehicular Access Advisory

  • Esplanade Basement Carpark Entry along Esplanade Dr (towards Nicoll Highway) closed from 6am–12.30pm.
  • Esplanade Basement Carpark Exit towards Stamford Rd closed from 6am–12.30pm.

For further details, please visit ura.sg/carfreesundaysg or contact Esplanade Customer Service at 6828 8377.

Esplanade Basement Carpark Exit from 16 Jun 2016

Due to URA Civic District enhancement works from 16 Jun 2016 onwards, Esplanade’s Basement Carpark exit at Connaught Drive will be affected. Details as follows:

Esplanade Vehicular Access Advisory

  • Vehicles exiting to Connaught Drive will be required to turn right into Stamford Road.
  • All other carpark entry and exits remain accessible as per normal during operating hours.

For further details, please contact Esplanade Customer Service at 6828 8377.

Change of opening and closing hours of Information Counter from 1 Jul 2016

Please make enquiries at the Esplanade Box Office and Information Counter located at Mezzanine Level from 12pm – 8.30pm daily. Esplanade Customer Service can also be reached at 6828 8377 from 8.30am – 10pm daily.

General Late Seating Advisory

Please be seated 15 minutes before the performance start time. No admission will be allowed into the venue once the performance has begun. Exceptions may be made at Esplanade’s discretion depending on the nature of the performance.

Notice of House Rules

Esplanade is committed to being a performing arts centre for all, and to delivering the best service possible to everyone. We believe in a culture of mutual understanding and respect even as we have differing opinions and expectations, and are committed to the safety and security of our visitors, patrons and staff within the centre.

View House Rules

Ticketing Terms and Conditions

For more information about ticketing, please see information on buying tickets or read our FAQs.

Photography and video-taking for Esplanade’s archival and publicity material

Please note that photographs and videos of patrons may be taken at Esplanade Presents events for use in our archival and publicity material.

Other things to note:

  • Bag Checks

    For safety reasons, all bags and items brought into the performance venues are subject to security checks. Bulky items and plastic carriers should be deposited at baggage carts outside the performance venues. Cameras and video recording equipment should also be deposited at self-service lockers located outside the performance venues.

  • Flowers and gifts for artists

    For safety and security reasons, these are not permitted within the Theatre or Concert Hall. In other performance venues, this is subject to the artists’ consent.