Events

AUGUST

1-5

Circus Circus

Cutting-edge technology meets sensational acrobatics in
this spectacle of international performers.

2-3

Rhythmic Space: A Pause for Breath

Two Korean musicians perform their own compositions
on traditional Korean musical instruments.


3

Babies Proms with the Penang
Philharmonic Orchestra

  • Time: 4.30pm and 7.30pm
  • Venue: Star Building, Jalan Masjid Kapitan Keling
  • Contact: +604 262 2462
  • Email: admin@penangphilharmonic.org
  • Website: www.penangphilharmonic.org

8-9 14-6

Nine Deaths One Life

This site-specific production explores the transformational qualities of rituals and showcases the desire to survive through the body.

  • Time: 7.30pm
  • Venue: 139, Lebuh Pantai
  • Contact: +6017 280 0614
  • Email: soonufat@gmail.com

10

Auto Fair

  • Time: 10am-10pm
  • Venue: Sunway Carnival Mall
  • Contact: +604 283 9111
  • Email: info@ken-link.com.my

14-15

Play

A piece constructed around tales of love and separation
is performed in Kuchipudi, a classical Indian dance.


14-30

Negaraku 2014 – Penang Art
Society 61st Annual Exhibition

15-16

Rising

An evening of dance performed by Aakash Odedra,
a classically Indian trained dancer who is one of the
rising stars of British contemporary dance.

  • Venue: Penangpac
  • Contact: +604 899 1722/2722
  • Email: info@penangpac.org
  • Website: www.penangpac.org

15-17

In a Nutty Shell

A satirical, funny and thoughtprovoking play about
three friends from different races and religions who
discover they are not so different after all.

  • Venue: Penangpac
  • Contact: +604 899 1722/2722
  • Email: info@penangpac.org
  • Website: www.penangpac.org

17

Campaign for a Lane

82km round-Penang bicycle ride.


17

Eurasian Fiesta 2014

Eurasian food, music and cultural celebration.

22-23

Kitchen

A husband and wife sit before the audience, stirring vats
of payasam as a gigantic scaffolding filled with
mizhavu drummers from Kerala provides a mesmerising rhythm.


23

Laughter of 600 Years

Two performances of the Japanese comedic dramatic
form, Kyogen: The Owl and Tied to a Stick.

24

Ramayana

A Cantonese opera version of this classic Indian epic.


28-31

Hai Ki Xin Lor (You Mean The World To Me)

An original theatre production in Hokkien. Sunny, a filmmaker haunted by a shocking incident from the past, goes back to Penang to shoot a new film about his family without their knowledge.

  • Date: 8.30pm
  • Venue: Leong San Tong Khoo Kongsi, 18 Lebuh Cannon
  • Email: info@georgetownfestival.com
  • Website: www.georgetownfestival.com

30

An Evening of Lights at the Khoo Kongsi Temple

Chinese arts and cultural performances, and stalls
selling handmade knickknacks and Penang Street food!

  • Time: 6pm-10pm
  • Venue: Leong San Tong Khoo Kongsi, 18 Lebuh Cannon
  • Contact: +604 263 1166
  • Email: darren@penangglobaltourism. com

31

Little Penang Street Market

Handcraft stalls, antiques, art, books and local delicacies. There’s also live entertainment.

  • Time: 10am-5pm
  • Venue: Upper Penang Road
  • Contact: +6017 429 0806
  • Email: littlepenang@gmail.com
  • Website: www.littlepenang.com.my



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