10 things to do in KL this week

The ten biggest and best things to do in Kuala Lumpur this week

The Beauty in the Dark by Jehabdulloh Jehsorhoh

Looking for things to do? Read on for our guide to the week's best events. If you manage to tick off all ten, head back to our homepage for daily updates on the best restaurants, events and whatever else KL has to offer before our next hot list is published on Monday.


Imagined Home(land)

A sixth solo exhibiton by Phuan Thai Meng, 'Imagined Home(land)' showcases the artist's exploration and ideas drawn from the concept of globalisation and the ease of connectivity to many parts of the world. The works include paintings, photography and map drawings, and seek to understand what boundaries mean in this increasingly connected world.  

Our ArtProjects , Hang Tuah Tuesday July 17 2018 - Saturday July 21 2018

The PLOY open mic

Monday night entertainment comes in the form of Open Mic Malaysia's open mic at The PLOY at Clearwater, hosted by Shaneil Devaser of The Endleaves. Interested in taking the stage? Email us@openmicmalaysia.org for a slot.

Ploy , Bukit Damansara Until Monday December 17 2018

The Grind 22 open mic

Hosted by Open Mic Malaysia, this open mic takes place at Grind 22 in Bangsar's Lorong Maarof every Wednesday night. Kick back with a cuppa and enjoy a host of poetry and music performances slated to take place. Interested in taking the stage? Email us@openmicmalaysia.org.

Grind22 , Bangsar Wednesday July 18 2018 - Wednesday December 26 2018

A Modern Woman Called Ang Tau Mui

Accompanied by the evocative music of Lin Dai, Leow Puay Tin’s classic about the hopes and dreams of the titular character as well as her life journey of self-discovery is back by popular demand and presented in a multilingual Malaysian setting.

The Play Haus Wednesday July 25 2018 - Sunday July 29 2018


Lorien H

Also, cannot see all 10, just 6?

Why can I only see 5 of them not 10?

Anne O

My understanding is that Gone Girl will not be shown in Malaysia,as they wanted too many cuts the distributors felt not worth showing.Can you tell me where it is showing in K.L?

Noah A

@Anne O lol, do check out your local night market and find the fake DVD uncle. he might have it