Top 6 Activities on the Bay to Dive Into
No more rushing around from point A to B just to enjoy some of your favourite activities in one weekend – at Marina Square, we believe in being your lifestyle haven on the bay, a central, go-to experiential space that’s got something for just about everyone – thrill-seeking adventurers, always-hungry foodies, groovy dancers and playful kids. From NERF Action Xperience to Legacy Dance Co., here are top 6 creative spaces within the mall where you can truly unleash your inner self and discover newfound passions.
Get Your Adrenaline Pumping at NERF Action Xperience
Conquer, challenge, compete. Designed with high-octane landscapes and action-packed zones, NERF Action Xperience is the ideal world to immerse into, whether you're a budding daredevil or someone who’s in dire need of stress relief. Form a strong, formidable team as you level up through Zombie City, The Volcano and The Racetrack, and don’t forget that agility is key for this supercharged and active play experience. Other than building meaningful connections and teamwork with your fellow thrill-seekers, be sure to also get your hands on exclusive NERF blasters and merchandise, available only at the NERF Action Xperience in Singapore!
Let Loose at Legacy Dance Co.
Did you know that Legacy Dance Co. (LDC) was founded by three New Revolving Age (NRA) alumni, a Hip-Hop dance club from Ngee Ann Polytechnic? With a strong belief that dance is an amazing medium to bring people together, they saw a huge potential in the role of dance in Singapore’s education and the arts & entertainment industry and sought to grow the dance scene through a variety of dance education programmes. Let your body flow with Lyrical classes with Chelsea, groove to Urban sessions with Ryan Lim or let loose and jam to K-Pop with Jia Yi!
Pop, Lock and Drop at Danz People
Danz People is one of Singapore’s premier dance studios whose curriculum includes Hip Hop, Jazz and Contemporary, as well as Arts Enrichment Programmes for educational institutes. Catering to both adults and children, with courses for absolute beginners as well. Danz People instructors range from street dancers to those trained in classical styles – meet Alif, veteran competitive dancer and choreographer for Korean boy group Tomorrow X Together (TXT). Toby, a backup dancer for Taiwanese pop singer Jolin Tsai and other international artists, continuously develops his savoir-faire for Hip Hop dancing in the glitzy arena of the entertainment industry. Semi-finalist of Impressario 2010, finalist of EPIC Dance Showdown Competition 2013, top 5 of Super24 2012 among others, Alex began his dance journey back in 2010 and advocates for dance education by teaching the right values and knowledge of the dance genre. These are just some of the seasoned instructors you’ll get to dance with at Danz People!
Nothing but Great Concerts at The Music Platform
The Music Platform is a new 110-seater that fills all the voids in current concert venues – affordable rental packages, ample parking and even a grand piano for hire! Designed for musicians by musicians, the space allows anyone who loves the sweet melody of musical notes to share and amplify their love with others.
“What I really liked about The Music Platform were the ease of booking the space for rehearsal and concert, putting up our posters and programme sheets in the space… The acoustics was also very conducive for an intimate recital. The piano sounded great too! Thank you for the wonderful experience, The Music Platform!” – Lee Shi Mei
Cultivating the Arts at SOMA
Established in 2004, School of Music and the Arts (SOMA) is a premier music institution in Singapore, focusing on contemporary music performance and career skills in Songwriting, Music Production and Audio Engineering. Students will be able to learn, thrive and grow in an ideal learning environment that encapsulates a careful balance of structure and creativity, choose from different programmes that range from diploma courses to weekly lessons, or dive into voice, piano and violin performance labs!
Sing Your Heart Out at Manekineko
You can do more than just shop at Marina Square – you can also sing some of the top hits from your favourite artists at Manekineko, one of Japan’s largest major karaoke chains with 500 outlets nationwide! Experience pocket friendly and entertaining singing sessions with 40 fully furnished vibrant and trendy rooms and be refreshed with a variety of free flow of drinks and snacks. The K Union, the largest room that features a stage, pool bar, bar counter and a projector screen, is perfect for large birthday parties, corporate functions and artiste events, while the standard room is a fun and cosy space for gatherings and parties with some of your closest fellow artists!