Ten Things to do in Rangoon This Week

By Wei Yan Aung 14 February 2017

Valentine’s My Tune Live Session | Feb. 14

My Tune Live Session is the monthly live program on Telenor Myanmar Facebook. This month is a special edition dedicated to Valentine’s Day. Pop stars Si Thu Lwin and Eaint Chit will be performing. Admission is free.

Feb. 14, 4:30 pm-6:00 pm. Myanmar Culture Valley, U Wisara Road.

Jazz Under the Stars | Feb. 15

A unique and exceptional gathering with one of Rangoon’s favorite blues and jazz groups—the Bamboo Trio. Reservations can be made at [email protected] Admission is free.

Feb. 15, 7:00 pm- 10:00 pm. Atlas Rooftop Bar & Lounge, No. 84, Pan Hlaing St, Sanchaung Tsp.

A Night With Myo Kyaw Myaing | Feb. 17

One of the most successful singers of 1990s and early 2000s, Myo Kyawt Myaing will return to the stage after years of absence.

Feb. 17, 7:00 pm. National Theater, Myoma Kyaung Street. Tickets: 10,000 kyat-50,000 kyats at 09-962901848, 09-43151043, 09-782097436, 09-451010789

Wanted One Band Show | Feb. 18

The band ‘Wanted’ will perform at Kandawgyi’s Hmaw Sin Kyun. Tickets are 9,000 kyats and are available at City Mart branches.

Feb. 18, 7:00 pm. Kandawgyi Hmaw Sin Kyun. Tickets: 9,000 kyats at City Mart.

Slam Express | Feb. 18

February is about love. Read us a love letter, a poem, or present us with your broken heart. Sign up with your love poems at [email protected] by Feb. 14 or come and listen to the stunning performances.

Feb. 18, 6:30 pm- 8:00 pm. Pansuriya, No. 102, Bogalayzay St, Botatung Tsp. Free Admission.

The ‘Forever Alone’ Night Concert | Feb. 19

Burma’s popular singers Zaw Win Htut, Big Bag, G-Latt, Thar Dee Lu, Idiots and others will perform at People’s Park.
Feb. 19, 5:00 pm. People’s Park. Tickets: 10,000-30,000 kyats at 09-455573442, 09-789504453

Women’s Walkathon | Feb. 19

Enjoy the walk and win the prizes at a walkathon dedicated to women’s health. Registration can be completed on the Facebook page of the Ferrovit iron supplement company. Alternatively, message your name, age, and national ID number to 09-254136128.

Feb. 19, Thuwunna Stadium, 4:00 am-12:00 pm.

Aung Kyaw San: Recent Works | Feb. 18-22

Artist Aung Kyaw San will showcase over 30 works depicting landscapes in Shan State and central Burma.

Feb.18-22. Cloud 31 Art Gallery, No.49/51 (first floor), 31st Street (lower block) between Merchant Street and Mahabandoola Street.

Watercolor Art Group Show | Feb. 15-19

A group art exhibition of 11 watercolor artists will feature around 60 watercolor works.

Feb. 15-19, Myanmar Artists and Artisans Association (Central), Bogyoke Market.

Water: Exhibition | Feb. 13-17

Artist Aung Than, from Mandalay, will showcase 21 pictures of Gen Aung San and his daughter Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, to commemorate the 102nd birthday of the late general.

Feb. 13-17. Think Art Gallery, No. 23, Nawaday Street, Dagon Tsp. Tel: 095143266.