KL & Surrounds
Damansara Performing Arts Centre (DPAC)
H-01, Empire Damansara, Jalan PJU 8/8, Damansara Perdana, PJ (03 4065 0001/ www.dpac.com.my). Though relatively new, this arts space boasts an intriguing roster of performing artists. Presently one of the busiest arts centres in town, DPAC shows theatrical and dance performances in its theatres and studios on an almost weekly basis. The centre’s own dance company, DPAC Dance Company, makes regular appearances on
3H-3A-1, Straits Quay, Jalan Seri Tanjung Pinang, Tanjung Tokong (04 899 1722/ www.penangpac.org). penangpac opened its doors at 11am on the 11th of November 2011 (11.11.11) – an auspicious date marking the rise of Penang’s first and only arts centre. Founded by a group of art enthusiasts who recognised Penang’s artistic talent but lack of infrastructure, penangpac keeps its calendar full with performances by both local and international artists. (Box office) Mon-Fri, 10am-6.30pm; Sat, 10am-2pm.