SEPTEMBER IS TIME FOR SONG, DANCE, AND MERRY MAKING!
1, 7, 8, 27, 28 & 29 Fancy a quick dance lesson? Head down to the Esplanade in Singapore on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays to join the basic workshops by professional instructors. Learn how to tango, tap, and even salsa! If something more modern is your thing, try out the hip hop, contemporary, and even electro swing sessions. Workshops cost SGD12 (RM30) per session. Visit www.dansfestival.com for more details.
3, 10, 17 & 24 Malaysia’s first and only weekly open mic for stand-up comedy is hosted by Kavin Jay and Rizal van Geyzel. This is the purest “raw” comedy you’ll ever experience as up-andcoming comedians as well as experienced raconteurs test out new material. Taking place at Cabaret @ PJ Live Arts, call 017-228 9849 or visit www.tix.my for tickets at RM15 each.
06 & 07 We Love Asia is back and this time it’s bringing you international superstars Taboo of the Black Eyed Peas, Bobina, Ashley Wallbridge, and Tomcraft as well as local acts like Joe Flizzow and Mizz Nina. Best of all, the show is headlined by superhot Latino superstar, Pitbull. Happening at Sepang International Circuit, tickets start at RM89. Visit www.weloveasia.com for more info.
17-22 Be prepared to be dazzled by infectious music, dazzling choreography, spectacular sets, gorgeous costumes, and of course, big hair with Hairspray The Musical! For the very first time in South East Asia for a limited season, this Broadway hit will be performed live in Malaysia at the Plenary Hall, Kuala Lumpur Convention Center. Tickets range from RM190 to RM590. This is one Broadway spectacular that should not be missed. For more info and tickets, visit www.ticketspeople.com.
24-28 Comedians Douglas Lim, Kuah Jenhan, Phoon Chi Ho, and Dr. Jason Leong return in this reprise of their sold-out run earlier this year. This installment promises brand new comedy material, updated observations, and hilarious song parodies. Tickets start at RM30. Head to Cabaret @ PJ Live Arts for your serving of side-splitting laughter. Call 017-228 9849 or visit www.tix.my for tickets.
27 Brace yourself for one of rock’s greatest comebacks! Suede is set to perform live at The Coliseum, Hard Rock Hotel Singapore at Resorts World Sentosa. Being one of the bands that defined the 90s with its catchy tunes and unique vocals, Brett Anderson and the band are aiming to wow you with hits both latest and greatest. Ticket prices begin at SGD115 (RM290) and are available for purchase on www.sistic.com.sg.