Thursday November 1, 2012
Ben 10 coming
Compiled by Wong Li Za
Ben 10 Live: Time Machine
163, Jalan Ampang
Tel: 03-8775 4666 (ticketing hotline, operational 9am-6pm on weekdays) airasiaredtix.com/Events/Ben10/
NOV 9-11: See your favourite characters from three of Cartoon Network’s hit shows – Ben 10, Ben 10 Alien Force and Ben 10 Ultimate Alien – come to life at Cartoon Network’s Ben 10 Live: Time Machine. Be entertained by cool stunts and acrobatics, cutting edge digital effects and funny antics at the show. Look out for Ben Tennyson, his cousin Gwen and Grandpa Max, and don’t miss Four Arms, Diamondhead, Swampfire, Big Chill and Ultimate Swampfire who will unleash their cool powers live on stage. Ticket prices: RM328, RM268, RM168 and RM98. Time: 8pm, Nov 9; 2pm, 5.30pm and 8pm, Nov 10; 2pm and 5pm, Nov 11. Tickets are available online and also at Rock Corner outlets, Victoria Music outlets and KL Life Centre.
A1-1-3, Solaris Dutamas
1, Jalan Dutamas 1
Tel: 03-62111891/019-664 7088 (Jamal)| /012-373 2188 (UC) artemisartgallery.com
TILL NOV 7: Emergence is a group exhibition featuring works by six young Malaysian artists, Azimuddin Abd Manaf, Hafiz Hajeedar, Harold “Egn” Eswar, Lyia Meta, Shyevin S’ng and Skinner. Each artist has a unique style, reflecting the diversity that makes contemporary art exciting. For a few of these artists, this marks the first time they are participating in a formal exhibition. Admission: free. Time: 11am-7pm (Tue-Sat) and 12pm-5pm (Sun).
Columbia Asia Hospital – Bukit Rimau
3, Persiaran Anggerik Eria
Bukit Rimau, Seksyen 32
Shah Alam. Selangor
Tel: 03-5125 9999 ext 9784
NOV 3: Columbia Asia Hospital celebrates its second anniversary this Saturday with a health carnival at the hospital premises. Enjoy free screenings, cash vouchers for health screening packages, health product promotions and free gifts. There will be activity booths that include children’s games. The National Blood Centre will also be having a blood donation drive there. Admission: free. Time: 8.30am-3pm.
LG2, Sunway Pyramid
Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Tel: 017-260 3977 (Cheryl Lee)
NOV 10: To mark the third Worldwide NET (Neuroendocrine tumours) Cancers Awareness Day on Nov 10, the NET Cancer Awareness Interest Group is organising a local level NET Cancer Awareness Day. Come and learn more about NET cancer, found most commonly in the lung or gastrointestinal system. Find out how they can also originate in other parts of the body such as the pancreas, ovary and testes. Early detection can save lives. The awareness drive will start with a flash mob at about 4.30pm (ends 7pm).
Relaxation For Health And Wellbeing
Tropicana Medical Centre
11, Jalan Teknologi
PJU 5, Kota Damansara
Petaling Jaya, Selangor
Tel: 03-6287 1206 (Mei Yee)/
018-211 6789 (Benjamin)
NOV 10: Tropicana Medical Centre will be organising a free health talk entitled Relaxation For Health And Wellbeing. Stress and anxiety are the banes of modern living, but there are ways to bring stress down to manageable levels. Learning to relax can help individuals prevent critical illness, improve mental health and energy level. Time: 10am–1pm.
The Russian Soul
Dewan Filharmonik Petronas
Petronas Twin Towers
Tel: 03-2051 7007 (box office)
E-mail bookings: email@example.com
NOV 3 AND 4: Enjoy romantic classical performances by The Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra (MPO), who will present glorious Russian masterpieces in two showcases entitled The Russian Soul. The highlight of the repertoire is Rachmaninov’s Symphony No.2 in E minor, one of his most iconic works, as well as Shostakovich’s Piano Concerto No. 1, featuring a wide range of melodic archetypes. The MPO will also present the picturesque A Night On Bald Mountain, composed by Mussorgsky in 1867. The performance will showcase the excellent musicianship of pianist Elisaveta Blumina. All concerts will be led by Russian conductor Thomas Sanderling. Ticket prices: RM50, RM70, RM100 and RM130. Time: 8.30pm, Nov 3 and 3pm, Nov 4.
Level 2, Menara Hap Seng
Jalan P. Ramlee
Tel : 03-2078 8908/9908
NOV 1 AND 8: Sway along to talented entertainer Winnie Ho today at Hakka Republic’s “Shanghai Jazz” event, a fusion of Eastern classics and Western Jazz elements. Ho formed a trio called 2VIG with Regine Tai and guitarist Roger Wang, and released the first album 2 Voices 1 Guitar (2V1G) in 2008. A second album was released last year. On Nov 8, Bossa Princess Z Yan takes to the stage with great classics, ranging from Bai Guang of the 50s and Teresa Teng from the 70s and 80s, to modern pop hits from Tiger Huang and Cheer Chen. Performed with Western Bossa Nova elements, the music has a sensuous rhythm for a relaxing evening. Cover charge: RM38++ with one complimentary drink. Show starts at 9.30pm.
Black Box, MAP @ Publika,
Level G2-01, Block A5
1, Jalan Dutamas 1
TILL NOV 4: From acclaimed New York playwright Rich Orloff, Romantic Fools is a comedic revue featuring 12 two-character sketches on love, dating and romance. Directed by Reza Zainal Abidin, it is led by KL’s Queen of Comedy Joanne Kam and actor Tony Eusoff, with cameo appearances by Chelsia Ng, Iedil Putra, Megat Sharizal and Sarah Shahrum. From a caveman with a heart of gold to a couple of vegans with one greasy secret, the show details the ups, downs and all the in-betweens of love and relationships. Tickets: RM58 and RM68. Time: 8.30pm.
Tap Jam: Showcase 2012
Havana Estudio @ TTDI
34B (2nd Floor), Persiaran Zaaba
Taman Tun Dr Ismail, Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 012-379 3779 (Kong Eu)
/016-341 7005 (Bryan)
NOV 10: Prepare to move your legs and body as you try out the basics of tap dance in one collective groove. Featuring new tap choreography by founder and instructor of Rhythm Tappers @ Malaysia, Toh Kong Eu, the session will include performances by guest tappers from Singapore. There is also choreography by international tap masters such as Dianne Walker, Grant Swift and Claudia Rahardjanoto. Seating will be right on the floor, so wear comfortable clothes. The event will be interactive. Admission: RM15. Time: 8pm.
Youth Leadership Programme
Summit Hotel Persiaran Kewajipan
USJ 1, UEP Subang Jaya
Tel: 012-377 8559 (Parames)/
019-601 3073 (Sarah)/012-222 6250 (Shel Ling)
NOV 30-DEC 2: The Summit & SJ Advanced Toastmasters Club will organise its annual Youth Leadership Programme for students aged between 12 and 17. This learn-by-doing programme aims to transform students into speakers and leaders. The programme runs for three days, starting Friday and ending with a contest on Sunday. There will be seven to eight sessions. Price: RM380, if you register before Nov 15; RM400 after Nov 15. Time: 8.30am-5pm.