LEGACY RECLAIMED (until Aug 25)
FEATURING eight artistes from India who have rediscovered traditional dance. At Sutra Gallery, Persiaran Titiwangsa 3, Taman Tasik Titiwangsa, Kuala Lumpur. Time: 11am to 5pm (Mondays to Fridays). Call 03-4021 1092.
SOULS IN LOVE (until Sunday)
PERCUSSION group Hands presents a tribute to family values and friendship at the Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre (KLPaC) in Sentul Park, Jalan Ipoh, KL. Featuring violinist Fung Chern Hwei, choreographers Wong Jyh Shyong and Ng Teck Voon and guitarist Aluba Khan Chen. Time: 8.30pm (daily) and 3pm (extra shows on Saturday and Sunday). Tickets: RM58 and RM88. Call 03-4047 9000.
JOHN DIP SILAS AND IDA MARIANNA (and tomorrow)
JOIN jazz singer Ida Marianna and pianist John Dip Silas at No Black Tie in Jalan Mesui, off Jalan Raja Chulan, KL for some amazing jazz numbers at 10.30pm. Cover charge: RM50.
THE PHUNK MOB
JOIN The Phunk Mob and its interplays of improvisatory rhythms at Nero Fico, Jalan Dungun, off Jalan Semantan, KL at 9pm. It comprises keyboardist TK, Fly on bass, Wan Gigi on guitar and John Thomas on drums. Call 03-2089 5312.
REBORN (until Aug 18)
ARTIST Lui Cheng Thak’s latest exhibition focuses on the elegance of colonial era buildings. Venue: Pinkguy Gallery in Marc Services Residence, Jalan Pinang, KL. Time: 10.30am to 7.30pm (Monday to Friday) and 10.30am to 5.30pm (Saturday). Details at www.pinkguy.com.my.
THE MERCHANT OF VENICE (and Sunday)
PJ Live Arts in Jaya One, Jalan Universiti, Petaling Jaya presents an updated interpretation of William Shakespeare’s famous play about a ruthless moneylender and an upright merchant. Time: 8pm and 4pm (Sunday). Tickets: RM20 and RM15. Details at www.tix.my/Cabaret/Performance.php
PAPER CRANE (until Aug 19)
KLPaC in Sentul Park, Jalan Ipoh, KL presents this musical about the rise and fall of a star. Directed by Joe Hasham and starring Roax Tan, Lee Elaine, Ho Soon Yoon, Colin Kirton and Patrick Teoh. It will be on at the Penang Performing Arts Centre (PenangPaC) in Straits Quay, Tanjung Tokong, George Town from Aug 25 to Sept 2. Tickets for KL are from RM40 to RM100 (Tuesday to Thursday) and RM50 to RM110 (Friday to Sunday). For Penang, it’s RM60 and RM40. Call 03-4047 9000 (KLPaC) or 04-8991 722 / 2722 (Penangpac).
ROZZ AND MEILIN HII (and Aug 26)
JOIN pianist Meilin Hii and jazz singer Rozz at No Black Tie in Jalan Mesui, off Jalan Raja Chulan, KL at 10pm. Cover charge: RM40.