10 things to do in KL this week

The ten biggest and best things to do in Kuala Lumpur this week
Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra
By Time Out KL editors |
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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.

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The Lives of Others
Film

Berlin in KL

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This September, Goethe-Institut Malaysia brings the vibrant spirit of Berlin to KL with iconic films that explore topics that helped formed Berlin. You'll be able to catch the 2006 drama 'Das Leben Der Anderen (The Lives of Others)' on Sep 20 about the monitoring of East Berlin residents; and 1993 fantasy film 'In Weiter Ferne So Nah (Faraway, So Close!)' on Sep 27, which follows the lives of angels who have become humans. All films will be screened with English subtitles. RSVP to newsletter-programme-kl@goethe.de to book your seat.

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DJ Yoyo Sanchez
Nightlife

Skyliente Night

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Get ready to party the Latino way this weekend at SkyBar. DJ Yoyo Sanchez will be bringing his brand of Latin beats alongside the musical stylings of salsa, bachata and more. He will be joined by percussionist Marco Antonio Alonso on the congas. The night is going to be muy caliente.

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Douglas Lim
Comedy

RESET

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The hilarious comedy quartet of Douglas Lim, Kuah Jenhan, Phoon Chi Ho and Dr Jason Leong is coming back together for a brand new show, drawing inspiration from the recent 'reset' that resulted from the elections earlier this year. The guys are among the most recognisable names in the local comedy circuit, and together their on-stage camaraderie is fun and infectious.

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Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra
Music

Mozart: The Final Symphonies

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MPO's resident conductor Naohisa Furusawa will lead the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra on a journey into Mozart's world. One of the most famous composers of all time, Mozart's final three symphonies - Symphonies No. 39, 40 and 41 - have been heralded as among his finests. Get your tickets and immerse yourself in Mozart's musical legacy.

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DC Mall
Shopping

The MAD Showcase Bazaar

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The MAD Showcase market features a curated list of vendors peddling all sorts of creative arts and crafts alongside interesting finds. Among these you'll find threads by Seleksi Akma, home decor items by Maison d'Ahana and more. There will also be an inflatable obstacle course that will be lots of fun for the whole family. 

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Things to do

KL Poetry & Passage Share

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Language is an art and every individual uses it differently. Some use it to inspire and others to express emotion. This session serves as a platform for those who appreciate literature and poetry to come together to share, enjoy and discuss the beauty of expression through words with like-minded enthusiasts.

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RAW Art Space
Art

In Between

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With abstract art, the audience takes part in the process of conjuring up interpretations of pieces. With that in mind, this abstract art exhibition features works by visual artist Tan Chee Hon and Tey Beng Tze. It's their first time collaborating with each other, and together their pieces showcase new techniques with vivid colours, shape reconstruction and the rejection of realistic 3D perspectives.  

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Crackhouse Comedy Club
Comedy

Open Crack at Crackhouse Comedy Club KL

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Get your weekly dose of comedy with this weekly open mic night. The Open Crack series provides a platform for all comedians - whether newbies, regulars or even surprise guest comics, you can expect a fun(ny) night of raw edgy jokes. 

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The PLOY open mic
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Things to do

The PLOY open mic

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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.

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The Grind 22 open mic
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The Grind 22 open mic

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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.

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