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Waiting for Godot

A tragicomedy in two parts, Waiting For Godot follows two days in the lives of wandering vagabonds Vladimir and his friend Estragon on a barren country road as they wait expectantly by a lone tree in hope for salvation from a man called Godot. A man they hope will give them answers to their undefined questions. While waiting, they fool around, entertaining one another with feisty debate and comedic Vaudevillian tricks.

Instead of Godot they meet two eccentric travellers, the overbearing landowner Pozzo, and his tormented servant Lucky and a young boy who advises them that ‘Mr Godot won’t come here today but he’ll surely arrive tomorrow’. When tomorrow comes, still determining to leave, the pair remain and wait, they wait for Godot.

Few plays have attracted so much interpretation. Much attention has been centred on the character of the cryptic Godot. But perhaps the real subject of this extraordinary text is not Godot, but waiting.

This production from Ireland’s AC Productions has thrilled and entertained audiences since 2005.

Start Sales Date

Early Bird:
7 May 2018, 9am to 1 July 2018, 12am

Other channels:
7 May 2018, 10am to 1 July 2018, 12am

Public sales:
7 May 2018, 9am

Other channels:
7 May 2018, 10am

  • English

Approximately 2 hours 20 mins
(with a 20 min interval)

Promoter Name

Rating / Age Limit

  • No admission for infants in arms and children below 6 years old.
  • Children 6 years and above must purchase a ticket for entry.
  • Admission is subject to tickets produced at the entrance.

Photography / Video Recording Rules

  • No Photography, Video recording and Audio recording is allowed for this event

Through all SISTIC channels

15% Discount for Early Bird
[Applicable to Wed, Thurs & Sat (3pm) shows only]
[Valid from 7 May - 30 August 2018 only]

10% Discount for Senior Citizen (age above 55 yrs) & NSF
[Verification: Present valid ID / SAF 11B (Military IC)]

S$58 (Cat 1), S$48 (Cat 2 & Cat 3) per ticket for Local/​Overseas Student​​​​​​
[Verification: Present valid Student ID]
[Please note that random checks on concession tickets will be conducted at the point of entry]
[Patrons unable to present proof of eligibility are required to upgrade their concession tickets to full price tickets]

10% Discount for Friends of ABA
[Verification: Quote or key valid password upon purchase ticket]

10% Discount for Group Booking (Min. 10 tickets)
[Applicable with minimum purchase of 10 tickets in same transaction, show and category]

10% Discount for Mastercard holders
[Valid from 7 May 2018 onwards]

15% Discount for  NUS Students
[Verification: Quote or key promo code upon purchase]
[Applicable to Wed to Friday shows only]
[Valid from 14 Aug 2018 onwards]

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Event Date
Wed, 17 - Sat, 20 Oct 2018

Wed - Fri: 7.45pm
Sat: 3.00pm & 7.45pm

Ticket Pricing
(Excludes Booking Fee)

Standard: S$88, S$68, S$58

Seating Plan