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    As William Shakespeare transferred the plot of The Tempest from his mind to paper some 400 years ago, it’s safe to assume that he wouldn’t have imagined the play being staged in a manner like this. Those who have seen The HandleBards’ work however have little doubt that he would…

    Culture vultures are in for a treat this month as the city takes a plunge into all things Gallic with the return of Le French Festival. The 19th edition of the event says bonjour from 19 March until 26 April this year, and is packed with another colourful programme of…

    “No Gruffalo should ever step foot in the deep dark wood,” says the father Gruffalo to his child one windy night – a warning that goes unheeded as the mischievous little one decides to go on an eye-opening and somewhat scary adventure with plenty of surprises along the way.Brought to…

    You could be forgiven for shying away from Shakespeare and wanting to stick to more easily digestible works played out on stage. Getting to grips with the Elizabethan English can be tough and his often intricate plots are enough to make your head spin. This is where the KL Shakespeare…

    The Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre (klpac) has been dishing out performances that do its name justice for many years now, and it’s a similar story with the Damansara Performing Arts Centre (dpac). With their range of one-off specials to lingering shows, they are where to go for a nice…

    If you’re a ballet lover, Lady Luck’s sure on your side. There’s not one, but two international ballet events fluttering into town!The Sleeping BeautyPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, the late Russian composer, has three ballets to his name, namely The Nutcracker, Swan Lake, and The Sleeping Beauty, which premiered in St. Petersburg…

    A model of dance finesse, Ballet Illuminations is a Singapore Dance Theatre (SDT) presentation that has been making its delicate presence felt at the Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre (klpac) for the past decade.“SDT began its annual visits to Malaysia for performances in 2010, with our first invitation from klpac,”…

    There are few festivals in the Malaysian capital that encompass the scope and scale of DiverseCity: Kuala Lumpur International Arts Festival (KLIAF), which returns for its fourth year this month, ready to deliver a vibrant set of performances until the end of October.This annual celebration of arts and culture aims…

    Written by Penang-based American writer, composer and lyricist Nancy Jenster and directed by Kuala Lumpur’s award winning theatre maker Fa Abdul, this musical comedy aims to highlight the ever-growing plight of plastic pollution.One Minute To Midnight follows a group of friends known as the Ban Plastic Fantastic Four  who are…

    The folks behind the gut-busting Laugh Die You shows over the last few years are back in force and ready to shake up HGH Convention Centre, as Malaysia’s king of comedy Douglas Lim takes on Singapore’s comedy drag queen Kumar in a not-so noble war of words.The KingDouglas Lim is…