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HEMERA'S DREAM: MULTIMEDIA PROJECTION TOUR
 

INSPIRED BY THE ORIGINAL STORY OF "HEMERA'S DREAM"

 

Explore the Civic District's cultural institution to experience the largest outdoor multimedia circuit: front facade of the National Gallery Singapore and Arts House, façade and interior of the Victoria Theatre and Victoria Concert Hall, as well as the annexe wing façade of Asian Civilisations Museum.

 

 

HEMERA'S DREAM (FULL STORY) | NATIONAL GALLERY SINGAPORE
Civic District Outdoor Festival Hemera's Dream
 

8pm, 8.40pm, 9.20pm, 10pm, 10.40pm

 

Catch the story of "Hemera's Dream" unfolding and discover what happens when time stands still on the entire façade of National Gallery Singapore.

 

Hemera and her brother, Aether, are tasked to keep the Cosmic Clock running so that The Eternal City stays awake. When they both fall asleep after eating too much, the Cosmic Clock stops and chaos ensues. Will Hemera save the day? Will the Cosmic Clock start again? Will The Eternal City forever be asleep? "Hemera's Dream" is a whimsical and visually stunning surreal adventure that will delight audiences.

 


INHABITANTS OF THE ETERNAL CITY | ASIAN CIVILISATIONS MUSEUM
Civic District Outdoor Festival Projection Trail Hemera's Dream  

8pm, 8.40pm, 9.20pm, 10pm, 10.40pm

 

We are introduced to Hemera and Aether who are working to keep the Cosmic Clock Running. The Eternal City is filled with colour,movement and activity.

 


THE COSMIC CLOCK | VICTORIA THEATRE & VICTORIA CONCERT HALL
Civic District Outdoor Festival Projection Trail Hemera's Dream  

8pm, 8.40pm, 9.20pm, 10pm, 10.40pm

 

The siblings take a break to eat but they eat too much and fall asleep, causing the Cosmic Clock to slow down and eventually stop

 


VORTEX OF MONSTERS | VICTORIA THEATRE & VICTORIA CONCERT HALL ATRIUM
Civic District Outdoor Festival Projection Trail Hemera's Dream  

8pm, 8.40pm, 9.20pm, 10pm, 10.40pm

 

The Eternal City grows dark and creatures start to emerge from the shadows. Without time, space and gravity are thrown off balance. Aether floats away in his sleep and is captured by a creature.

 

Hemera awakens but cannot start the Cosmic Clock without her brother. She chases the creature that took him away.

 


TURN BY TURN WE TURN | THE ARTS HOUSE
Civic District Outdoor Festival Projection Trail Hemera's Dream  

8pm, 8.40pm, 9.20pm, 10pm, 10.40pm

 

Hemera manages to outsmart the creature and rescues her brother. They rush back to the Cosmic Clock to restart it. Will everything be back to normal?

 


ABOUT HEMERA'S DREAM
 
INSPIRED BY THE ORIGINAL STORY OF "HEMERA'S DREAM"
 
"Hemera's Dream" is a special commission for the Civic District Outdoor Festival 2017. This inaugural projection trail is a poetic and imaginative exploration of the Festival's theme, "When Time Stood Still" that lights up 4 iconic Civic District monuments. A whimsical and visually stunning adventure, this multimedia projection tour is sure to delight audiences of all ages.