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Never one to rest on his laurels, eminent dance virtuoso and Artistic Director of the Sutra Dance Theatre, Datuk Ramli Ibrahim, is in his element when exploring new avenues in the ever-expanding world of dance. His energy, passion and fervour know no bounds, an observation echoed by his peers throughout…

  There is a famous Arab proverb that reads, “if you have two pennies, spend the first on bread and the second on hyacinths for the soul”. In KL, of course, the variety of cuisine available is a key attraction but spending time exploring the city’s many art offerings this…

As Picasso put it, “Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up.” Having dedicated more than 40 years to the creation of art, Goh Ah Ang has found the answer– perseverance and persistence. Born in 1954, Goh’s decision to become an…

If moments could be expressed in words, then there would be no reason to take pictures (they are worth, afterall, a thousand words). Most of the time, moments pass and never return again. They are not like buses where a new one arrives every ten minutes. They come and go,…

“We want this event to be a catalyst to set the bar high for the arts scene in Malaysia. Though we are rich in our diversity, tradition, arts and heritage, not much attention is paid to promote this segment,“ said Yayasan Sime Darby Chairman Tun Musa Hitam at the launch…

Souvenirs are a way to bring a piece of a foreign land home with you after your journey ends, but it can be a challenge to find something unique that doesn’t look like a massproduced plastic keychain from your neighbourhood store. If it’s Malaysian authenticity you want, look no further.…

Prepare for an eclectic mix of performances on this month’s bill where theatrical tastes of all sorts are being catered to in a big way. We break it down for you according to venue for easy planning. Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre (klpac ) Arguably Malaysia’s most well-known hub for…

HANDS II launching week two of Kaleidoscope III  “The heartbeat is a rhythm intimately owned by each and every one of us. Have you ever tried to sense and listen to its rhythm?” asks Bernard Goh, Artistic Director of HANDS Percussion. Over the past week, Goh, his renowned Malaysian drum…

Wei Ling Contemporary is moving! The prolific gallery is launching into 2015 with gusto by relocating to a new space, still housed within the confines of one of KL’s most chic retail havens - The Gardens Mall - but elevated to the sixth floor where a 9,000 square foot space…

Counting down to flag off! 139 days to the Standard Chartered KL Marathon 2015! (L-R) Datuk Law Hong Soon, Deputy police chief of KL; Datuk Seri Hj. Ahmad Phesal, Mayor of KL; Mahendra Gursahani, MD and CEO of Standard Chartered Bank Malaysia; Rainer Biemans, Director of Dirigo Events Sdn. Bhd,…