What’s worth doing this month.
THE NUTCRACKER 2017 6 to 10 Dec 2017 L A AUTO SHOW 1 to 10 Dec
The Singapore Dance Theatre presents this classic story by German author E T A Hoffmann, about a Christmas toy that comes alive. This enchanting ballet is set to iconic tunes by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. The performance takes place at Singapore’s Esplanade Theatre. www.esplanade.com Held at the Los Angeles Convention Centre, this event offers a range of experiences for car enthusiasts, from test- drives and customised rides, to vehicle debuts and displays of the latest smart mobility options. There will be more than 1,000 vehicles on display. laautoshow.com
LA LA LAND IN CONCERT 16 Dec
Held at the Palais Theatre in Melbourne, this event includes a full screening of the critically acclaimed, multiaward-winning film alongside a live performance of Justin Hurwitz’s Oscar-winning score by the Philharmonia Australia Orchestra. palaistheatre.com.au
LONGINES HONG KONG INTERNATIONAL RACES 2017 10 Dec
The world’s best horses, jockeys, trainers and owners are scheduled to participate in the four G1 series of races, namely the Hong Kong Cup, Hong Kong Mile, Hong Kong Sprint and Hong Kong Vase, at Sha Tin Racecourse. Off-track, guests can expect world-class entertainment. www. hkjc.com/hkir