While the working world returns to full-swing, there’s no reason to dial back down on the fun! March guarantees to be as eventful as the previous holiday seasons with superstar concerts and bazaars for sparking more joy.
KL ROAST Battle
Comedy Laksa and Have Pun Malaysia go toe to toe in bringing you this first ever ‘roast’ battle! Insult comedy will test the boundaries of friendship, self-doubt and the thickness of skin as local comedians duke it out (in an actual muay thai arena)! Tickets are up at RM40 for audiences, and doors open at 8pm.
Date: 2 Mar
Venue: MuayFit PJ, Lot 1, Jalan 19/1B, 46300 Petaling Jaya
Website: Have Pun Malaysia
To Which My Brother Laughed;
Created in relation to the internationally infamous case of an LGBT couple receiving public caning in Terengganu for ‘morally defiant’ behaviour on 3rd September last year. Also inspired by “The Laugh of the Medusa” by Hélène Cixous, the Actors Studio Seni Teater Rakyat will be performing at Pentas. Please note that the play contains mature content, and is parental advisory.
Date: 1 – 3 Mar
Venue: The Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre (klpac), Sentul Park, Jalan Strachan, 51100 Kuala Lumpur
Marvel Woman Bazaar
International Women’s Day is honoured with the congregation of women entrepreneurs at this independent bazaar! Come by to support the women in your life with products catered by and for women of all kinds and ages at 1 Mont Kiara Mall.
Date: 8 Mar
Venue: 1 Mont Kiara, Monkiara Plaza, 50480 Kuala Lumpur
Website: Makers & Co
Taiwan’s most illustrious contemporary dance theatre, the Cloud Gate Dance Theatre presents FORMOSA! Witness the beauty and history of Taiwan through Lin Hwai-min’s final number as founder of Taiwan’s first contemporary dance company. Lin is set to retire in 2019. Kuala Lumpur is the only Southeast Asian stop for the troupe, so get your tickets now!
Date: 16 – 17 Mar
Venue: Istana Budaya, Jalan Tun Razak, 50694 Kuala Lumpur
Website: INXO Arts and Culture
LeeHom “Descendants of the Dragon 2060” World Tour
The King of Chinese Pop is gracing the land of Malaysia with his
Descendants of the Dragon 2060 World Tour! Jazz, rock, Chinese opera, Western, and Chinese instruments Lee Hom is known to master will be giving fans an experience a journey into the future of Chinese ethnicity and tradition full of love, peace, and equality. Tickets are limited so get yours soon!
Date: 16 Mar
Venue: Stadium Merdeka, Jalan Stadium, Kuala Lumpur
Website: Star Planet
Before we knew it, a whole decade of this Hot Air Balloon Festival has risen to all new heights (pun intended!) in both local and international airs. This year, over 20 balloons from fourteen countries including Spain, Slovakia, Brazil, Australia, Japan, Belgium, USA, United Kingdom, South Korea and many others will be displaying the old sport of balloon competitions and the special ‘Night Glow’ performance. Don’t miss out on joining the MyBalloonClub for more special perks!
Date: 28 – 31 Mar
Venue: Presint 2, 62000 Putrajaya, Wilayah Persekutuan, Malaysia
Tukar Tangan (Relove, Recycle & Renew Market)
The trend of sparking joy remains at an all time high with more joining in on turning one’s unwanted to another’s treasure! Bring your own bags, and trade some of your own pre-loved items for something else you need more in your life.
Date: 30 – 31 Mar
Venue: The School, No. 72A, Jalan Universiti, 46200 Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
Website: The School