Esplanade Presents

Music | Storytelling

tikTOKtik – Children’s Storytelling

Kelana Purba (Singapore)

11 May 2024, Sat, 2.30pm & 3.45pm

12 May 2024, Sun, 2.30pm & 3.45pm


(Intermission: None)

Esplanade Concourse

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Kelana Purba returns for an afternoon of storytelling with themes that touch on respect, open-mindedness, courage and kindness. They will be performing Malay folk songs and nursery rhymes infused with elements of dikir barat. This multifaceted storytelling session explores a wide range of musical styles such as reggae, pop, and Melayu asli, promising an engaging experience filled with humour and joy.

Language: Malay, English
Things to Note:
Accessibility Advisory: We provide a range of access services and relaxed performances for patrons with access needs. For wheelchair-accessible seats, please call Esplanade Customer Experience at 6828 8377 for assistance. Concessions for Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) and up to one accompanying companion are available. | View our accessibility guide
Artist Information

Kelana Purba

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Established in 1990, Kelana Purba is considered to be one of the giants in the dikir barat scene boasting impressive accolades which includes being crowned champions of the prestigious national competition Mega Perdana a whopping seven times. The 80-strong active members are currently made up of experienced seniors as well as effervescent young talents, always ready to put up an entertaining and energetic performance.

Date & Time

11 May 2024, Sat


Esplanade Concourse


Esplanade Concourse

12 May 2024, Sun


Esplanade Concourse


Esplanade Concourse

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