Thursday, September 21, 2017

What's On


May 5-9 “Art & History in the City: A Dialogue”, Pansodan Scene, 2nd floor 144 Pansodan Street, Kyauktada 10am-6pm

May 11 “&Proud” LGBT photo exhibition opening. Show continues May 11-13, 12-5pm. Yangon Witness Documentary Art Space, 3rd floor, 4A Parami Road, Mayangone 2pm


Start times at Mingalar (1,2), Thwin, Shae Shaung (1, 2) and Nay Pyi Taw cinemas are 10am, noon, 2pm, 4pm, 6pm and 8pm.

Start times at Junction Square and Maw Tin are 10am, 1pm and 4pm daily and 7pm and 9:30pm on Friday and Saturday.

Nay Pyi Taw Cinema, near Sule Pagoda

Rio 2. Directed by Carlos Saldanha. In this animated feature, Blu, Jewel and their three kids hurtle from Rio to the Amazon where Blu struggles to fit in and must face his adversaries.

Thwin Cinema, near Sakura Tower, Bogyoke Road, Kyauktada

Sabotage. Directed by David Ayer. Arnold Schwarzenegger plays the leader of an elite DEA task force that takes on the world’s deadliest drug cartels.

Mingalar 1, Thein Gyi Market, Latha


Mingalar 2 Cinema, at Dagon Center 2, Myae Ni Gone, Sanchaung

Captain America 3D. Directed by Joe Johnston. The superhero struggles to expose a massive conspiracy and winds up facing a formidable enemy, the Winter Soldier.

Shae Shaung Cinema 1, Sule Pagoda Road, Kyauktada

Captain America 3D.

Shae Shaung Cinema 2, Sule Pagoda Road, Kyauktada

Still 2 2D. Directed by Tai Hong. A Thai horror film.

Junction Square Cineplex, Kamaryut

Non-Stop. Directed by Jaume Collet-Serra. Liam Neeson stars in this suspense thriller about a US air marshal who must race against time to respond to a cryptic demand for $150 million or watch his airplane passengers be killed.

Captain America 3D.

She Devil 2D. Directed by Susan Seidelman.

Junction Maw Tin Cineplex, Lanmadaw

Captain America 3D.


May 10 Jam It! featuring Skunx, The Myth, No U Turn, Count the Thief and more. Tickets K3000. Flamingo Bar, Yangon International Hotel, 330 Ahlone Road, Dagon


May 5 Monday night meditation group. Golden Hill Tower, 24-26 Kabar Aye Pagoda Road, Mayangone 7:15-9pm

May 6 Gallery gathering for conversation and drinks. Pansodan Gallery, 1st floor 268 Pansodan Street, Kyauktada 7:30pm-12am

May 7 Monthly youth forum: Youth Engagement in Politics. Count Basie Hall, American Center, 14 Taw Win Street, Dagon 4:30-6:30pm

May 8 Tipsy Travel Talk Thursday. Discuss alternative travel in Myanmar over drinks. Off the Beaten Track Café, Kandawgyi Oo Yin Kabar, Kandawgyi Park, Mingalar Taung Nyunt

May 10 Spiritual Shwedagon tour. Tours are K25,000 per person and must be pre-booked. Contact 01 249 171 or Shwedagon Pagoda 8am-12pm

May 10 Mayham! An on-the-water pig roast and party. Tickets K25,000. Reserve at Wardan Jetty Pier 5:30pm

May 10-11 Intex summer relax party hosted by Monument Books. Outdoor toys, games and music for kids. Love Island, Kandawgyi Park 9am-6pm

May 11 Mother’s Day brunch with live jazz music. $30 per person. Inya Lake Hotel, 37 Kabar Aye Pagoda Road, Mayangone 11:30am-2:30pm