Thursday, September 21, 2017

What's On

ART

March 15-29 “The Arts Gate” group show from the State School of Fine Arts Yangon, Gallery of the State School of Fine Arts, 131 Kabar Aye Pagoda Road, Bahan

Gail Waterman, Only Blue Skies From Now On. Photo: Gallery 65Gail Waterman, Only Blue Skies From Now On. Photo: Gallery 65

March 22-29 “Myanmar’s Images” Thit Nay Sann solo show. Nawaday Tharlar Gallery, 304, 20B Yaw Min Gyi Road, Dagon

March 22-April 21 “Sparkle 2014: Volume 2” group show. KZL Art Studio & Gallery, 184/84A Than Lwin Road, Golden Valley Ward 2, Bahan

March 26 Opening of “Beyond the Itch”, Htein Lin solo show. River Gallery II, 33/35 37th and 38th streets, Kyauktada 6-8pm (Show runs until April 6)

March 26-28 All Myanmar Photography Festival exhibition and talks, Strand Hotel, 92 Strand Road, Kyauktada 10am-6pm

FILM

Start times at Mingalar 2, 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

Need for Speed 3D. Directed by Scott Waugh. A blue-collar mechanic on a cross-country race proves that the underdog can finish first.

Mingalar 2 Cinema, at Dagon Center 2, Myaynigone, Sanchaung

300: Rise of an Empire 3D. Directed by Noam Murr. Based on Frank Miller’s graphic novel Xerxes, a Greek general tries to unite all Greece by leading a charge that changes the course of the war.

Shae Shaung Cinema 1, Sule Pagoda Road, Kyauktada

300: Rise of an Empire 3D.

Shae Shaung Cinema 2, Sule Pagoda Road, Kyauktada

The Four 2 3D. Directed by Gordon Chan and Janet Chun. Four detectives use their unique skills to help Master Zhuge solve crimes and punish criminals.

Junction Square Cineplex, Kamaryut

Machete Kills. Directed by Robert Rodriguez. An ex-federal agent hired by the president must take down a madman revolutionary and an eccentric billionaire bent on spreading anarchy across the globe.

Need for Speed 3D.

Junction Maw Tin Cineplex, Lanmadaw

Need for Speed 3D.

MUSIC

March 24 Live blues guitar. Mojo Bar, 135 Inya Road, Bahan

March 25 Brigitte. Pop lounge and retro folk concert Free. Institut Français de Birmanie, 340 Pyay Road, Sanchaung 7pm

March 26 “Rock the Night” modern rock music with live bands. Flamingo Bar, Yangon International Hotel, 330 Ahlone Road, Dagon 9-11:30pm

MISC

March 24-29 South African food fair. International guest chefs host dinners, cooking classes and wine tastings. Contact 1 544 500 ext 6286, 6287 or fb.chry@chatrium.com for more details. Chatrium Hotel, 40 Natmauk Street, Tarmwe

March 24 Pub quiz. 50th Street Café, 9/13 50th Street, Botahtaung 8pm