Leaping and swinging from pole to pole up to 7 feet off the ground, acrobats competing in Yangon’s annual lion dancing contest are the highlight of Chinese New Year celebrations set to draw crowds of thousands this week.
Myanmar Deitta, a not-for-profit organisation that supports documentary photography, film and multimedia projects related to Myanmar and its people, will open its new exhibition space the Deitta Gallery on February 16.
Oh my dears, I couldn’t begin to tell you how simply tempestuous these last few days have been. But February 6, 7 and 8 were without doubt the busiest days so far this year for the aficionados of fashion and their dedicated followers.
The summer instalment of the Myanmar Music Awards 2014 – part of the Three Seasons Music Awards honouring Myanmar musicians – will be held at Myanmar Event Park in Yangon on February 20. This follows last October’s Monsoon Music Awards.
Yangon's first international juggling festival, featuring a fire show and performances by top local and international jugglers, is to be held from February 9-15 at different venues across the city.
The eagerly awaited seventh Yangon Photo Festival (YFP) is to be held in the city from February 13-21.
Drama meets headline news in a new series about to start on MRTV. The eight episodes will focus on highly topical matters of national interest and importance to the country’s political, economic and social reform process.