Ten Things to Do in Rangoon This Week (November 8)
By Wei Yan Aung 8 November 2016
Zaw Win Htut Show
Celebrated rocker Zaw Win Htut performs on the Full Moon of Tazaungmone. Singers Hline Oo Maw, G-Latt and Wai La join the show. Tickets are 11,000 kyats per person.
Where: Kandawgyi Myaw Sin Island
When: Monday, November 14, 7 pm
Urban Talent Dance Competition
Dance teams Secret Pieces and Jade Dragon join this free dance competition. Winners are chosen by audience vote.
Where: Fusan Basketball Court at Fusan Chinese Temple, Kabar Aye Pagoda Road, near Myanmar Plaza.
When: Friday, November 11, 6 pm – 8 pm
Live Music with KL’s Sounds of Jane at 50th Street
The 5-piece Kuala Lumpur band Sounds of Jane will play a selection of rock, blues, funk and soul.
Where: 50th Street Cafe Restaurant Bar, No. 9/13 50th Street, Botahtaung Tsp.
When: Friday November 11, 8 pm – 11 pm
On Wednesday nights, all Parami Pizza branches offer buy one get one free glasses of house wine all night.
Where: Parami Pizza
When: Every Wednesday
Way to Go Program (Burmese in 2 Days)
This 2-day, 16-hour class is an introduction to Burmese language and culture. This program is designed for beginners and offered at a discounted rate of US$180.
Where: Ava Executive Offices, Suites 213–217, 2nd Floor, Pearl Condo, Kabar Aye Pagoda Road. Tel: 09 793116406, 09 795821190.
When: Saturday, November 12 – Sunday, November 13, 8 am – 4 pm
Sule Shangri-La 20th Anniversary
To celebrate its 20th year, Sule Shangri-La offers specials on food, drinks and rooms throughout November. Check out the hotel’s social media pages for available deals.
Where: Sule Shangri-La
Rave in Color
Rave with DJs Dash Berlin, Will Sparks, Maki and LY. Tickets are available for between 30,000 kyats and 75,000 kyats per person.
Where: Shwe Htut Tin Compound, beside Sky Star Hotel, East Racing Course Road, Tamwe Tsp.
When: Saturday, November 12, 4 pm
Famous Burmese cartoonists APK, Zaw Maung, Soe Thaw Tar, Saw Min Wai and others will appear at Think Art Gallery’s showcase of cartoon strips.
Where: Think Art Gallery, No. 23, Nawaday Street, Dagon Tsp. Tel: 09 5143266
When: Saturday, November 12 to Tuesday, November 15
New Area Exhibition
Artist Tun Unt showcases his solo art exhibition featuring 42 paintings.
Where: Ahla Thit Art Gallery, No. 17, University Avenue Road, Bahan Tsp. Tel: 09-31035920
When: Saturday, November 5 to Thursday, November 10
U Thu Kha’s Remembrance Art Exhibition
An art exhibition in commemoration of the late artist U Thu Kha will be held at New Treasure Art Gallery.
Where: New Treasure Art Gallery, No. 84/A, Thanlwin Street, Golden Hill Avenue, Bahan Tsp. Tel: 01-526776, 503712
When: Saturday, November 12 to Saturday, November 26