30 Things to Explore in Klang Valley from 21st to 30th April!

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  1. Midnight Arkadia: The Launch Party

Credit: Midnight Arkadia

When: Saturday 22nd April to Sunday 23rd April

Where: The Bee Publika, 36 Level G2-01, Block C, Publika, Jalan Dutamas 1, 50480 Kuala Lumpur

Price: Free

Contact: facebook.com/midnightarkadia or [email protected]

Party peeps, this gig is for you. From 10:30pm to the wee hours of the morning, dance your heart out to electronic beats spanning several genres, including synthwave, vaporwave, french house and more. The opening night of this monthly electronic dance event will see disco faves Dangerdisko, Dizkopolis and Stellar Dreams performing. Head over early, you’ll stand the chance to grab a free beer courtesy of Tiger Beer and The Bee! If you can’t make it, no worries: just keep your eyes peeled for the next night, which will be held in May!

  1. Soulection & SaturdaySelects: The Sound of Tomorrow Malaysia

Credit: SaturdaySelects

When: Saturday 29th April

Where: The Bee Publika, 36 Level G2-01, Block C, Publika, Jalan Dutamas 1, 50480 Kuala Lumpur

Price: RM88 (pre-sale), RM108 (online standard price) and RM138 (door standard price)

Contact: [email protected]

SaturdaySelects, a platform that connects music producers to visual artists, is turning one on the 29th! They’ll be jointly presenting this exclusive music showcase with Soulection, a collective and music label based in Los Angeles. Musical acts ESTA, Andre Power and The Whooligan will be bringing you the tunes, along with an unnamed special guest! Check their event page for event and ticket details, as well as the artists’ Soundcloud pages so you know what you’re in for. Doors open at 9:00pm!

  1. International Jazz Day by No Black Tie

Credit: No Black Tie

When: Sunday 30th April

Where: No Black Tie, 17 Jalan Mesui, Off Jalan Nagasari, 50200 Kuala Lumpur

Price: RM42 (for cover charge) and RM183.30 (for dinner concert)

Contact: +603-21423737 or [email protected]

Thinking of where to go for date night? We suggest this very special evening concert, held to mark International Jazz Day. The event starts at 7:00pm; sit back and relax with dinner and wine as you take in the performances, 14 groups in total. You can get the full lineup and buy your tickets at this link.

  1. BoboKL Presents: Bobo Jazz Marathon

Credit: Bobo KL

When: Sunday 30th April

Where: Bobo KL, 65-1 Jalan Bangkung, Bangsar, 59100 Kuala Lumpur

Price: Call to enquire

Contact: +603-20925002

Also in honour of International Jazz Day, from 12:00pm to 12:00am dining and piano lounge Bobo KL will be throwing a jazz marathon! Several performers will be playing jazzy takes on songs of different languages all day long. Do make sure you come earlier, as seating will be allocated on a first come, first serve basis and are limited. Check out their event page for the list of performers!

  1. Swan Lake & Winter Dreams

Credit: Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra

When: Saturday 29th April to Sunday 30th April

Where: Dewan Filharmonik PETRONAS, Jalan Ampang, KLCC, 50088 Kuala Lumpur

Price: RM60 to RM150

Contact: +603-23317007

The Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra will be bringing Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake ballet score to life. Besides performing pieces from Swan Lake, the orchestra will also be playing music from the late and great composer’s First Symphony (‘Winter Dreams’). Catch the Saturday evening show at 8:30pm or the Sunday afternoon show at 3:00pm- pick up your tickets at the box office or online here.

  1. Cinnabar Rouge, A Cabaret by Janet Lee

Credit: Janet Lee

When: Friday 21st April

Where: DPAC., H-01, DPAC, Empire Damansara, Jalan PJU 8/8, Damansara Perdana, 47820 Petaling Jaya

Price: RM120 to RM150

Contact: +6017-6956708

Bilingual cabaret performer Janet Lee, who specialises in Shanghai Jazz, will take her audience on a song and dance journey from East to West. Supported by an ensemble cast and live band, Janet will be crooning tunes of various genres, some adapted to suit her sultry style. Purchase tickets here (discounts available for Dcard holders).

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