Category: Around town

Event: Drag Attack!

If you’ve ever seen the notorious Kumar from our neighbours down south, you probably have an idea of what’s coming. Drag Attack! promises to deliver a night of great fun, combining stand up comedy with musical and dance performances. Definitely not one for the kids or the faint of heart, as this is definitely something for a more mature audience, and could even prove be a little raunchy. Straight off their poster: What do you get when you put Conchita Wurst, Rupaul and Priscilla together in one show? A hilarious must watch battle of the Drag Divas that will...

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Event: AWAS! A Week of Animation Shorts to thrill and entertain.

The fine folks at Dust Breeding, Findars Art Space, and Raksasa Print Studio proudly present: AWAS! 2016. (AWAS stands for “A Week of Animation Shorts”) At a total screening time of roughly 70 minutes, AWAS! 2016 is free admission, and features the following selection of 10 short movies from around the world, curated by Fabrizio Gilardino and Andrea Martignoni: Director: Blu (Italy) Title: Big Bang Big Boom Runtime: 10m Year: 2010 Director: Wang Haiyang (China) Title: 弗洛伊德, 魚和蝴蝶 (Freud, Fish and Butterfly) Runtime: 3m30s Year: 2012 Director: Vessela Dantcheva (Bulgaria) Title: Anna Blume Runtime: 9m Year: 2009 Director: Valerio...

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Event: Holifest returns with #HOLIFEST2

#HOLIFEST is back for its second installment, and is the perfect opportunity to channel your inner Jackson Pollock and throw handfuls of coloured powder at willing victims. Last year’s #HOLIFEST was quite the hit, and you can check out some pictures from last year’s installment over here: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1151406401553165.1073741905.318330651527415&type=3 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1151406401553165.1073741905.318330651527415&type=3 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1151406401553165.1073741905.318330651527415&type=3 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1151406401553165.1073741905.318330651527415&type=3 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1151406401553165.1073741905.318330651527415&type=3 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1151406401553165.1073741905.318330651527415&type=3 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1151406401553165.1073741905.318330651527415&type=3 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1151406401553165.1073741905.318330651527415&type=3 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1151406401553165.1073741905.318330651527415&type=3 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1151406401553165.1073741905.318330651527415&type=3 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1151406401553165.1073741905.318330651527415&type=3 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1151406401553165.1073741905.318330651527415&type=3 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1151406401553165.1073741905.318330651527415&type=3 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1151406401553165.1073741905.318330651527415&type=3 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1151406401553165.1073741905.318330651527415&type=3 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1151406401553165.1073741905.318330651527415&type=3 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1151406401553165.1073741905.318330651527415&type=3 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1151406401553165.1073741905.318330651527415&type=3 This year, the organizers are promising to double the amount of coloured powder provided, from last year’s 500kg to a whopping 1000kg. They also have 4 DJs and more local acts lined up to...

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Unit 23’s Poetry Open Mic Vol.2

By A.Akbar Unit 23 Cafe Shah Alam has been quite active organizing events in Shah Alam, other than serving scrumptious salted egg pastas. Poetry Open Mic, at its second event, will feature open micers from all over Klang Valley. If you’re interested to participate, call the number below and entertain the entertainable! Date: 2nd April  2016 Time: 6pm – 10pm Venue: Unit 23 Section 9 Shah Alam (above 99 Speedmart) Admission:...

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#planbkitchentakeover

By Sarah Voon I think every restaurant/cafe should take a leaf out of Benjamin Yong’s book, and follow suit in changing up their menus from time to time to keep things fresh. Plan B’s kitchen takeover is just the thing to keep The Big Group’s regulars coming back for more. In the first of its kind, TBG is introducing a menu that will last the whole of March til mid April to challenge its patrons’ palates. This was the tasting menu we were treated to during the media review night. Dishes are unlike any you’d have seen elsewhere. Hats...

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