The Irrawaddy’s new and improved events list is your guide to the best food, family, art and music events happening in Yangon over the next seven days.
16 The News For 16 January 2019
New Year's Eve parties, art shows, book sales and upcycling — all in Yangon this week as picked by The Irrawaddy.
Music, art, string games, an open mic night, a play, a kids’ fair and more – all in Yangon this week as picked by The Irrawaddy.
Jim McNalis’ busts of dictators and democracy icons have seen him blacklisted from the country—and invited to Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s home
A local ceramics artist making waves in the international art scene will hold her second solo exhibition in Yangon this weekend.
Art exhibitions, live jazz, house and techno music performance and a Christmas market—all in Yangon this week as picked by The Irrawaddy.
Turning Tables, a nation-wide music and social unity project, will hold a festival featuring the winning act of their 2018 song competition alongside Yangon’s favorite musicians.
Comedy, jazz, Bollywood performances, rock n’ roll workouts and a German Christmas market—the top events in Yangon this week as selected by The Irrawaddy.
Our World Through My Lens is an unmissable photography exhibition by local photographer U Ye Naing Wynn on display until Monday Nov. 19.
Photographs spurred a Canadian composer to create a music album and invite string quartets around the world to perform to draw attention to the violence activists face.
Boxing, concerts, exhibitions, parties, film and more—all in Yangon this week as picked by The Irrawaddy.
A feminist manga artist will use characters based on an Egyptian pharaoh and a Chinese empress to bring more female empowerment to the male-dominated world of comic books.
Painter Kyaw Naing’s cubist views lend his familiar subjects a fresh power.
Music and film festivals, concerts, LGBT photography and parties, art exhibitions and more– all in Yangon this week as picked by The Irrawaddy.
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