The upcoming production of Volpone, by the 16th-century playwright Ben Jonson, will bring together aspects of traditional Myanmar and Western theatre in a free performance that raises subjects previously taboo under the military regime.
Despite haphazard planning, last-minute fundraising and a slight SNAFU with flight bookings, Yangon indie-rock outfit Side Effect made it to America’s premier music showcase, where they evaded disaster, found their Texas family and lived out a lifelong dream.
Our resident medical expert Dr Christoph Gelsdorf says the solution for dealing with sleep problems doesn't come in the form of a pill.
Arker Kyaw found 15 minutes of fame when he draw a graffiti portrait of Obama in Yangon. It’s been a longer road getting to represent Myanmar in an international graffiti meet-up