Weekend by numbers: 22.03.19 to 24.03.19

This article first appeared in The Edge Financial Daily, on March 22, 2019.
Weekend by numbers: 22.03.19 to 24.03.19
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Your quick guide to rest and relaxation.

3 movies to enjoy

Head over to TGV Cinemas for their Beauty and the Beast Sing-A-Long. It is a special musical experience where viewers can sing to their heart’s content and enjoy exciting pre-show activities. It will be held on Sunday at noon at TGV 1 Utama, Level 3, Old Wing, 1, Lebuh Bandar Utama, Bandar Utama, Petaling Jaya, Selangor. For more information, visit tgv.com.my.



Treat the kids to a movie day and watch Wonder Park. It follows the story of June, an optimistic and imaginative girl who discovers a magical amusement park hidden deep inside the woods called Wonderland. It is full of rides and talking animals, but is slowly left unorganised. June realises the park comes from her imagination, making her the only one who can fix it. For more information, visit cinema.com.my.


Watch this new movie directed by Jordan Peele called Us. With Lupita Nyong’o staring as the lead, a family of four wishing to spend a pleasant day at the beach with their friends encounter a terrifying man with sleeves dripping in blood. Later that night, their home is broken into by intruders who have the same, but distorted, faces of the family. For viewing times, visit cinema.com.my.



1 product to purchase

Double Dare’s OMG! 2in1 Kit Detox Bubbling Microfiber Mask includes five pieces of the sheet mask a box. It is an effective deep cleansing skin care system that begins with essential cleansing. Small carbonated bubbles stimulate and cleanse skin by removing all traces of oil, sebum and dead skin. It is available for RM150 at mydoubledarespa.com.



1 weekend-long festival

Women of Substance is a three-day long festival that celebrates women with activities for everyone to participate. There will be self-defence classes, a movie screening and clinics aiming to help with confidence, finance and relationship issues as well as a Global Mentoring Walk on Sunday. It will be held throughout the weekend at Ruang by Think City, 2, Jalan Hang Kasturi, Kuala Lumpur. For more details, contact (03) 2260 1095.


1 comedy show

Singaporean stand-up comedian Fakkah Fuzz has made a name for himself in the comedy scene as he grown from YouTube to Netflix. Make sure to catch him as he shares his thoughts on what has been happening in Malaysia with his show Malaysia More Better. It will be held today and tomorrow at 8.30pm at The Platform, Menara Ken TTDI, 37, Jalan Burhanuddin Helmi, Taman Tun Dr Ismail, Kuala Lumpur. Tickets are priced between RM70 and RM90. For more information, contact (03) 7733 1060.



4 performances to catch

In tribute to the late P Ramlee, the dynamic duo Ushera and Ganesh celebrate his 90th birthday with renditions of Tunggu Sekejap, Engkau Laksana Bulan and more. Enjoy a night of beautiful tunes while singing along with a sense of nostalgia. It will be held today and tomorrow at Bobo KL, 65-1, Jalan Bangkung, Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur at 9.30pm. Tickets will be priced at RM45 for diners and RM60 for non-diners. For more information, visit bobokl.com.


Rising Malaysian pop star Alextbh is performing tomorrow at 8pm. His journey of discovery with music has been said to be largely millennial in a good way, as he had his first taste of production with Garageband on an iPad. Tickets are between RM78 and RM118. It will be held at The Bee, 36, Level G2, Publika Mall, 1, Jalan Dutamas 1, Solaris Dutamas, Wilayah Persekutuan, Kuala Lumpur. For more information, visit thebee.com.my.


Join the fun at Iron Fairies with Locus Metamorphosis and Denis Sulta. Sulta has rapidly emerged as one of the most exciting new prospects from the Glasgow music scene with his unique sound and diverse approach to dance music. It will be held today at 11pm at The Iron Fairies, 438, Jalan Tun Razak, Kuala Lumpur.


Fame Studio Malaysia presents a one of a kind Argentine Tango concert performed titled Scent of Tango tomorrow. This performance will be featuring the world’s top performers namely Sebastian Acosta and Laura D’Anna, the champions of Mundial World Tango 2014, and Roberto Castillo and Julieta Biscione, Argentine Professional Stage Tango Dancers. Ticket prices are between RM100 and RM230. It will be held at klpac, Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah, Sentul, Kuala Lumpur. For more details, visit klpac.org.