they have learned from Lyons. Time: From 10pm onwards.
Toccata Studio 19b, SS2/55 47300 Petaling Jaya Tel: 014-248 6248 https://www.facebook.com/ ToccataStudio DEC 26: If you have no plans for Boxing Day, check out this music event presented by Toccata Studio. Percussionists Tan Su Yin, Jimmy Zhai and Chia Cheng Kok will present new sounds and ideas in this concert, which will have lots of surprises in store. This project is made possible with partial support from the Krishen Jit Astro Fund. Time: 8.30pm. Ticket price: Minimum donation of RM20.
A Cracker of a Christmas
upstairs @ alexis Telawi 29a, Jalan Telawi 3 bangsar baru, Kuala Lumpur Tel: 03-2284 2880 www.alexis.com.my TOMORROW AnD SAT: Artiste Melissa Indot and her band will belt out evergreen Christmas tunes to get listeners into the festive mood. As she throws in songs from her latest album MDot, you can be sure of a heartwarming and carefree evening. Get your vocal chords warmed up with some eggnog and mulled wines, too. Time: 9pm onwards. Cover charge: RM25 (table bookings for diners only).
black box, damansara Performing arts centre Jalan PJu 8/8 damansara Perdana Petaling Jaya, Selangor Tel: 03-4065 0001/2 www.dpac.com.my TODAY TO SUn: Bold, daring and witty are words that best describe this series of short plays about the secrets behind our relationships with family, friends and society. Written by Malaysians Na’a Murad, Shamaine Othman, Iskandar Ismail (Adiwijaya) and Maya Tan Abdullah, these intriguing secrets demand to be exposed, but which risk tearing apart the fabric of our interconnected webs. Produced by Liminal Edge, the show is a compilation of four stories. At the end of the day, the stories show how we are often not at our best behaviour, whether it is towards ourselves, our family, friends or society. Time: 8.30pm (today to Saturday), 3pm (matinee, Sat and Sun). Tickets: RM28 (students/senior citizens/disabled), RM38 (adults).
International Friendship Garden Tree Planting
Southville city Show Village & Sales Gallery bangi, Selangor Tel: 03-9221 8888 https://m.facebook.com/mahsing TODAY: If you happen to be in Bangi, head on over to developer Mah Sing Group Berhad’s show village where you can witness 60 delegates from the Miss Tourism International 2013 World finalists carry out tree planting at the Mah Sing International Friendship Garden. Refreshments will be served. Attendees can also enjoy a free carnival (5pm-11pm); just get the entry passes at the Sales Gallery. There will be a photography exhibition featuring 90 photographs of the lush landscape of Southville City’s show village and sales gallery. Time: From 4.30pm onwards. Free admission. – Compiled by Lim Chia Ying If you have an event or announcement you wish to publicise, e-mail star2. firstname.lastname@example.org. This is a free listing guide and is merely providing a community information service. We are not responsible for the credibility or accuracy of the items, events or organisers despite efforts to ensure reliability. Please inform us if there is any problem with the event or organisers.
melissa Indot and her band will belt out christmas songs in acrackerOfachristmas.
chairman of the board of Trustees for the merdeka award, raja dr Nazrin Shah Ibni Sultan azlan muhibbuddin Shah, commenting on the portrait of Professor datuk dr halimaton hamdan, a merdeka award (2009) recipient.