*Updated: Venue of Event Below*
1) What you never knew about Box Office Hits - Magic of Movie Marketing
What: A showcase of vintage movie marketing pieces
When: Now till December 16, 12 – 8pm
Where: The Cathay Gallery, The Cathay
How much: Free
Curious about how movies were advertised in the 1930s, way before eye-catching models were used and Photoshop ruled? Head down to The Magic of Movie Marketing which showcases creative and unique ways of promoting publicity in the bygone era. There are also rare and vintage pieces from The Cathay’s collection and archives.
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2) Zoom in at the Singapore International Photography Festival
What: Biennial worldwide gathering and platform for photographers
When: Now till 13 Oct
Where: Various places
How much: Both free & ticketed events available
If you are looking for inspiration or chances to sharpen your photography skills, the Singapore International Photography Festival has got workshops, photo tours, exhibitions and more to help. “5 Magazine Assignments That Changed My Life” is an industry talk by award-winning documentary photographer Justin Guariglia. He shares ‘behind-the-scenes’ experiences on photographing five life-changing experiences, from child sex slavery in Cambodia to Bali’s nightclub bombings. Admission is free for this talk, but registration is required.
3) Eat, Pray and Do Yoga at Botanic Gardens
What: Yoga class conducted outdoors; great for nature lovers
When: 13 November and other Saturdays, 5:30 pm
Where:Meeting Place – Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden, Botanic Gardens
How much: $20 per class, $190 for 10 classes. Private classes also available.
If you are inspired by the movie Eat, Pray, Love to seek spiritual and emotional healing by going to Italy, India and Bali but can’t get away, try Yoga In The Park. With a class of 10 pax maximum, the Anusara yoga session is unique as it is conducted outdoors at Botanic Gardens - not quite Bali, but the manicured greenery makes up for it. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to book your spot.