Category: Event Listings

Event: If Music be the Food of Love: Jazz On

Shakespeare and…Jazz? Yeah, you read that right – and if we had to wager that anyone in the country could pull this off, it would be the good folks of the WVC Malaysian Jazz Ensemble. The Actors Studio Seni Teater Rakyat proudly present a WVC production: “If Music Be The Food of Love: Jazz On”, at Pentas 2 of The Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre (KLPAC), from May 19-22, 2016 The WVC Malaysian Jazz Ensemble is riding high, after their sold out Waiting for the Day concert last year – which racked up an astounding ten nominations at the...

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CAMPUS Festival presents SOG, Patriots, Johnny Comes Lately, Y2K

By A. Akbar CAMPUS Festival is back, with an all new lineup that features local indie scene mainstays and newcomers, at Multimedia University in Cyberjaya. The festival is an annual fiesta that has featured the likes of Salam Muzik, Kyoto Protocol, Tres Empre, Spooky Wet Dreams, Maddthelin, and many more in the past few years. This year, Post-Hardcore returns, with the newly reformed Patriots joining the roster, alongside Johor-based Ska-Punk band Johnny Comes Lately, and veteran punks Y2K. Catch them at the Counselor’s Hall, MMU this Wednesday! Date: April 13th, 2016 Time: 7.50pm Venue: Dewan Tun Canselor, MMU Full...

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Shakespeare’s R+J: Celebrate the works of Shakespeare…with a twist

2016 is an important year for fans of “The Bard of Avon”, as it marks the 400th anniversary of his death. A global movement, #Shakespeare400, has emerged to celebrate his work and his life; The Actors Studio celebrates #Shakespeare400 with a modern adaptation of one of his most celebrated works, entitled Shakespeare’s R&J. Shakespeare’s R&J, as you may have guessed, is a modern adaptation by Joe Calarco of Shakespeare’s timeless story of forbidden love, Romeo & Juliet, – albeit this time, with a twist. The Level was lucky enough to attend the opening night of Shakespeare’s R&J in Malaysia...

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Event: Plug-in Series with The Fridays, Spooky Wet Dreams, Temjin

By A. Akbar Plug-in series, another electrifying gig featuring the country’s best upcoming indie acts, returns this April 17th to bring you more good music. The lineup for this edition of the Plug-in Series include The Fridays, Spooky Wet Dreams, Modescape, Temjin, and Lux Spectra. Plug it in and join the fun at Drum Asia studio, Sri Hartamas. Date: April 17th 2016 Time: 3pm Venue: Drum Asia Admission: RM15...

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Event: Freedom Kuala Lumpur Music Festival

Reggae and Ska fans rejoice! Republic of Brickfields and Gerhana Ska Cinta will be headlining Freedom Kuala Lumpur Music Festival alongside Massacre Conspiracy, Maddthelin, and Tres Empre at the legendary MCPA hall. This is the first gig at the hall for almost a decade. Senyuman ragamu anyone? Come skank and pogo to relive those good ol‘ MCPA memories to the reggae beat of the all star acts! Date: April 23rd, 2016 Time: 2pm – 10pm Venue: MCPA Hall Admission: Presale: RM13 Door:...

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