Cultural Index: What to see and do this week (May 23-29)

A round-up of the best shows in the city.

Join Dasha Logan and The Last Notes as they take you on a magic carpet ride through a setlist of popular and enchanting Disney tunes

These are our top picks for the week of May 23 to 29. For more event listings and reviews, pick up a copy of Options at your nearest news stands.


indicinelive! 7
Brought to you by The Actors Seni Theatre Rakyat, indicinelive! 7 returns to the stage to perform 19 new sketches comprising signature song parodies and satires drawn from themes based on everyday experiences and all-too-familiar personalities. Directed by the multi-award winning Freddy Tan, alongside Siti Farrah Abdullah and UiHua, the production features Bella Rahim, Ben Lin, Chia Sing, Eugene Ong, Ivan Chan, Putrina Rafie, Siti Farrah Abdullah, Umesh Logandran and Yusuf Amin.

klpac, Pentas 2, klpac, Sentul Park, Jalan Strachan, KL. May 26-28, 8pm; May 29,3pm. From RM50. Buy tickets here.


Dasha’s Disney Dreams
Like most girls, Dasha Logan has always dreamt of being a Disney princess To be honest, who hasn’t dreamt of being in a Disney movie? To all the fantasy enthusiasts out there, join the singer-songwriter and The Last Notes as they take you on a magic carpet ride through a setlist of popular and enchanting tunes to liven up your spirits.

Bobo KL, 65-2, Jalan Bangkung, Bangsar, KL. May 26-28, 8pm. RM100. For more info, call 03 2092 5002.


Nothing Personal
A solo exhibition organised in collaboration with The Back Room, Nothing Personal showcases a series of oil paintings by artist Liew Kwai Fei. The artworks represent a stage, with the painter as the director, the canvas as the stage and the basic elements of painting — its forms, colours and such — representing the actors. When the curtains close, each member of the audience will leave with different impressions, depending on the unique subjectivity with which they step into the space.

Rissim Contemporary, 30-2 (2nd Floor), Jalan Telawi 2, Bangsar, KL. Until June 13. Fri-Sun, 12-7pm. See here for more info.


This article first appeared on May 23, 2022 in The Edge Malaysia.


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