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#WomensMarchMY Festival

February 21st, 2020 Posted by Events 0 thoughts on “#WomensMarchMY Festival”

Want to learn more about the different aspects of feminism, the fight for gender equality, and how to be a good ally?

Come down to the #WomensMarchMY Festival this 29th February! This full day festival is a lead-up to the Women’s March 2020 in Kuala Lumpur (8th March 2020). We are hosting a series of thought-provoking discussions and events designed to deepen our collective understanding of the demands for this year’s #WomensMarchMY, and the diverse experiences of women and marginalised groups. Of course, without forgetting the fun part, the festival is also filled with film screenings, poetry, music performances, and food(!).

Artists Battle for #WomensMarchMY

February 20th, 2020 Posted by Events 0 thoughts on “Artists Battle for #WomensMarchMY”

For freedom, for equality, and for women’s rights; Art Battle MY will be bringing together 14 artists in a race against the clock to create their very own interpretations of feminism within 20 minutes. With the support of @kryssnetwork, GMBB KL and the Canadian Embassy, Art Battle sheds light on themes essential to feminism in Malaysia. So join us on the 22nd of February 2020, from 4pm onwards at GMBB KL to show your support for new values, new principles, and a renewed belief in equality for all.

Padai Screen Talk

February 20th, 2020 Posted by Events 0 thoughts on “Padai Screen Talk”

This first Padai Screen Talk will feature comprehensive master lectures, first-hand sharing on acting experiences, and explores the new contemporary theatrical acting, carefully based on the history and development of screen acting. This would also serve great network opportunities within the filmmakers’ community.

The talk would be conducted in the TAMIL language.

Event Details :
Date: 22 February 2020 (Saturday)
Time: 2.00PM -5.00PM
Venue: GMBB Mall, Shared Conference Room, Level 9
FREE ENTRANCE.

Picture of Life Exhibition

February 20th, 2020 Posted by Events 2 thoughts on “Picture of Life Exhibition”

Organised by Kamalesan Kamalakaran and curated by Mogan Selvakannu, the Pictures of Life exhibition at GMBB KL aims to bring to the fore the works of 10 local street photographers as well as a handful of local photography clubs in a convivial coming together of kindred spirits. Held from 21st February to 1st March 2020, this extensive exposition will not only feature works from young Malaysian talents, but talks and seminars to allow for an exchange of ideas between seasoned professionals and students alike. Sponsored by GMBB KL, Canon Malaysia, Ilford Photo, Srishti Group SG and Neha Albums, be sure to mark your interest down on your calendars today, and don’t miss out!

In Pursuit of Santosham

January 9th, 2020 Posted by Events 0 thoughts on “In Pursuit of Santosham”

Welcome to an evening of Music and Art, hosted by independent music artist Santosh Logandran
The Tamizh Music Album Launch of In Pursuit of Santosham

In Pursuit of Santosham is Santosh’s offering in honour of all women.
It is a salute to the brave, a tribute to the respected and a love offering to all the women Santosh has witnessed and have been impactful in his life. In Pursuit of Santosham is an album in praise of the beauty, compassion and strength of women.

See you all on the 18th of January 2020, 7.30pm at GMBB Event Hall for an evening of music, fun and art!!!

For more information, stay tuned to this event page.

Do follow Santosh on
Instagram : @santoshlogandran.music
and
Facebook: @santoshlogandran.music

THE BEST IS RAT TO COME!

January 6th, 2020 Posted by Events 0 thoughts on “THE BEST IS RAT TO COME!”

Scurry on down to GMBB KL this 11th and 12th January and join us with our partner Kiddoz for a truly Ang Ang Chinese New Year! Kicking things off with a roaring performance from our talented lion dancing kids, to the daring feats of our acrobatic lion dancers, you’ll feel the cheer just as much as you would the blood pumping in your chest! We’ve also got a storytelling session that will regale you of tales of old and new.

That’s not all! There will also be a specially curated pre-loved market, workshops, and even more live performances in store for all of you who mouse-y on down. So don’t miss out!

Love Actually – Christmas Year End Special by Amenic x GMBB

December 2nd, 2019 Posted by Events 0 thoughts on “Love Actually – Christmas Year End Special by Amenic x GMBB”

Christmas Year End Special – LOVE ACTUALLY (film)

FREE admission // 8th Dec, Sunday // at the GMBB Hall

Doors open at 230pm & film starts at 3pm – so don’t be late ah! We’ll even reward you early birds with a choice of eggnog**, mulled wine**, or hot chocolate**. Prepared by Hana & Thyme. ♥

There’ll be free alcoholic ice-cream** by Caketella, fun times with the British Prime Minister, & even a chance to Santa Claus yourself with an iPhone 11* by joining GMBB’s stamp hunt thingee!

So jom ah ber-Christmas together-gether with one of THE MOST beloved Christmas films ever. Dah la FREE screening and ice-cream, don’t say Amenic & GMBB never give you Christmas present ah. 😛

Let us know if you’re coming so we can estimate numbers ya. Walk-in last min also boleh. 😉

Ho Ho Ho from Your Friendly Neighbourhood Cinema
#AMENIC
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** While stocks last ya. Our li’l elves can’t be overworked.
* The owner of a brand spanking new iPhone 11 will be announced on December 22nd. GMBB will pledge RM5 to charity for every participant too!!! Terms and conditions available on-site upon request.

From Wallstreet to the Concert Stage

November 20th, 2019 Posted by Events 0 thoughts on “From Wallstreet to the Concert Stage”

Free Admission for Public

DATE: 26th November 2019, Tuesday
TIME: 2PM – 4PM
VENUE: GMBB Event Hall, Jalan Robertson, Kuala Lumpur

FREE entrance to members of public and all ticket holders for the Reimagine Music Festival concerts on 27th -29th November 2019 at Dewan Filharmonik Petronas and the Majestic Theatre, Penang.
* Limited seats. Seats available is on first-come-first-serve-basis.

For more information please visit
http://www.reimaginemusicfestival.com

Frankenstein 2039 – A New Musical by Liver & Lung

November 8th, 2019 Posted by Events 0 thoughts on “Frankenstein 2039 – A New Musical by Liver & Lung”

Liver&Lung presents FRANKENSTEIN 2039, a musical adaptation for the digital age.

THE SETTING
San Francisco, 2039. Trump is serving his sixth term as president, Amazon have purchased Greenland and gun ownership is mandatory for all US citizens.

THE STORY
Victor Frankenstein is a loyal Facebook employee until he is dismissed for abusing user data. Undeterred from his quest for knowledge, Victor embarks on an unorthodox technological experiment in a bid to create the perfect humanoid.

YOU HAVE A VOICE
Frankenstein 2039 is a digital experience, where audiences will interact with the play via a web-app. Your comments will be broad-cast live and your votes will influence the narrative’s course of action.

THIS HALLOWEEN…​
Liver&Lung presents Frankenstein 2039, a stage adaptation of Mary Shelley’s famous Gothic horror novel. Frankenstein 2039 promises a terrifying exploration of the limitations of scientific technology, the essence of the human condition and the pursuit of good over evil.

FEATURING:
Shafeeq Shajahan as Frankenstein
Hannah Shields as The Creature
Written by Hannah Shields
Directed by Shafeeq Shajahan
Designed by Daniel Adams
Music by Shafeeq Shajahan and Darren Luke

DETAILS:
14-17, 21-24 NOVEMBER, 8PM
GMBB, KUALA LUMPUR
Tickets: www.liverandlung.com/frankenstein

Instagram:@liver_and_lung
Website: www.lliverandlung.com

Japan Traditional Craft Art Meet & Greet

November 5th, 2019 Posted by Events 0 thoughts on “Japan Traditional Craft Art Meet & Greet”

The Japanese are known worldwide for their traditional arts, and a deep appreciation for all things beautiful. They have a reputation of being sincere in their craft, honing it to perfection. Supported by the joint efforts of GMBB, Tokyo SME Support Center and Wasyo, four traditional craftsmen who have lived and breathed their art will share their knowledge and crafts on 10 November.

From a 400-year-old Edo-era dyeing technique to a 150-year-old woodblock printing method, to a fifth generation blademaker and a third generation specialist in fusuma paper – these craftsmen will be demonstrating how they bring these traditional arts and crafts into present day utilisation. The event will also feature a special collaboration between Malaysian master craftsman, Bujins of Bujins Batik and one of Japan’s living national treasures, Keisaku Aoki done live before the audience. Kanno Tenugui will be giving a Tenugui demonstration whilst Taiyo Corporation, a company that commercializes artisanal paper crafts will be giving a seminar on Washi Wallpaper. Special workshops on suminagashi painting and edo-komon dyeing techniques will be conducted on the day.

Date: 10 November
Time: 12.30PM – 7PM
Venue: GMBB, No.2, Jalan Robertson, 50150 Kuala Lumpur

Schedule
12.30PM Arrival of Guests & Media
1.00PM Introduction of All Craftsmen and Speakers
1.20PM Opening Act Demo: Bujins Batik x Edo Komon
2.30PM Demo: Woodblock Print (Edo Moku Hanga)
3.00PM Demo: Paper Art (Fusuma-e Art)
3.30PM Demo: Japanese Blacksmith (Hasami Hamono)
4.00PM Demo: The Art of Tenugui
4.30PM Seminar: Washi Wallpaper
5.00PM Workshops by Edo Komon and Fusuma-e Art

Admission is free, so don’t miss out and come expand your world this coming weekend!