Ten Things to Do in Rangoon This Week (November 8)

By Wei Yan Aung 8 November 2016

14907630_10211334327137680_4193271531709303904_nZaw 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-talentUrban 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-musicLive 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

Untitled-1Wine Wednesdays

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

lmWay 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

2014-12-29-12-46-28Sule 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

When: November

rave-in-colorRave 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

think-gallerySilent Room

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 

a-hlaNew 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

new-treasure-art-galleryU 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