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Antusiasme masyarakat kota Pontianak ikut Pesta Jutawan Sobatku Kalimantan

Sobatku Kenalkan Tabungan Online di Pontianak dan Bagikan Hadiah Grand Prize

Hai semua, bagaimana keseruan weekend kalian? Minggu kemarin, aku seru seruan bareng Sobatku di alun alun Kapuas, 27 Oktober 2019. Sekaligus mengikuti jalan sehat juga ada pengundian hadiah 3 bulanan dari Sobatku. Sebagai warka Kota Pontianak, merasa beruntung karena Gelar undian Grand Prize ke-9, SOBATKU, warga yang datang ke acara ini akan menjadi saksi lahirnya […]

Phil Yong will play main character Sam. Photo by Syed Rusydie.

Stars Aligned Theatre to fill in ‘Blank Spaces’ this weekend

Theatre production group ‘Stars Aligned Theatre’ will debut ‘Blank Spaces’ on October 12 and 13 at The Old Court House, adding another first to local theatre offerings in What About Kuching (WAK) 2019 by not only running their first production, but by also using both English and American Sign Language (ASL). The story, which features […]

PADUNGAN STREET PARTY: THE PARTY BY THE COMMUNITY, FOR THE COMMUNITY, IN AID OF COMMUNITIES IN NEED

PADUNGAN STREET PARTY: THE PARTY BY THE COMMUNITY, FOR THE COMMUNITY, IN AID OF COMMUNITIES IN NEED

The Padungan Street Party is the first ever party to be organised along the entire stretch of Kuching’s historic thoroughfare, Jalan Padungan. For the first time ever, the vendors of Padungan are playing host to the community, opening up the street and serving them a menu of their popular dishes. Olivia Ting of Meritin Hotel […]

The award-winning cast of Lost / Found: (From L-R) Alia Kearney, Gabriel Tham, Tria Aziz, and Natalie Makulin.

Original musical featuring award-winning cast and crew to premiere in Kuching this Friday

In conjunction with What About Kuching (WAK) 2019 and supported by WOW Design Limited, theatrethreesixty and Two Much Drama presents LOST/FOUND, a production featuring four short musicals about four desperately lost people, hoping to be found and not left behind. The audience can look forward to themes that will speak to them at different stages […]

Tha Hip Hop Jam. Photo by Adri Benjamin

“Skool of Hip Hop”, From the Bottom to the Top!

Tha Project Hip Hop is back again for the third time in two years in conjunction with What About Kuching (WAK) 2019. Known as a Borneo Hip Hop movement within Sabah, Brunei, Sarawak and Kalimantan, Tha Project Hip Hop highlights the elements of Hip Hop which are DJ (Turntablism), Breaking (Breakdance), Emcee (Rap), Graffiti, Knowledge, […]

Menyapa Jogja dari Pasar Beringharjo

Menyapa Jogja dari Pasar Beringharjo

Salah satu kota yang sering ku kunjungi sejak zaman kuliah dulu adalah Jogjakarta. Selalu ada setangkup rindu yang menyeruak. Seperti lirik lagu Kla Project yang selalu terngiang dan menjadi lagu wajib saat bertandang ke Kota Sultan Hamengkubuwono X. Pulang ke kotamu Ada setangkup haru dalam rindu Masih seperti dulu Tiap sudut menyapaku bersahabat,   penuh […]

Production Crew and Performers for JALIN Showcase: (clockwise from top left) Director Jamal Raslan (PPMY), Performer Gwendoline Esther (PPMY), Performer Shahidah ‘Mochi’ (PPMY), Performer Jack Kin Lim (PPMY), Stage Manager Umar Azizi (PPMY), Coordinator Ariff Nagiuddin (PPMY), Performer Maclean Patrick (WoK), Performer Celine Tiang (WoK), Performer Bethany Balan (WoK), Producer and Performer Angelina Bong (WoK). Photos courtesy of About Kuching, WoK and PPMY.

Poetry theatre show, workshop to foster East and West Malaysia ties

Wordsmiths of Kuching (WoK) team up with KL-based Poets Passport MY (PPMY) to bring the first spoken word theatre to Kuching next Sunday (October 6), 8pm at Location X (old Ting & Ting Supermarket) in conjunction with What About Kuching (WAK) 2019. The show ‘Jalin’ and its accompanying workshop that same morning was conceptualised to […]

L-R: Ashweein, Aaron Chung, Maclean Patrick, Sivanesan and Camillus are ready to lawak.

SaraLawak brings the ‘lawak’ to WAK

Get ready to laugh with our local stand-up comedian collective SaraLawak at ‘La-WAK Sik?! Vol 2’, held as part of What About Kuching (WAK) 2019) on October 19, 7pm, at The Glassroom, Sarawak Multimedia Authority (SMA) at the Yayasan Sarawak Building. The group of local funny men comprised of a multiracial group of comedians from […]

Indonesian Student performers at Cultural Night, Swinburne International Festival 2018.

Swinburne International Festival taking arts, culture and lifestyle to the next level

The Swinburne International Festival is back to take celebrating arts, culture and lifestyle to the next level starting September 30 to October 4, in conjunction with What About Kuching (WAK) 2019. This festival is an important event in the Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak community because both students and visitors get to enjoy the diversity […]

The event poster.

Chup and play this weekend at The Hills

IKA Picture Storyhouse, Wizkids Extended Care Centre, Green Eduland, and Little Story Club are proud to present “Chup! Jom Main 2.0” as part of the opening weekend for What About Kuching (WAK) 2019. The objective of this event is to have families create happy memories together, while giving children a taste of traditional childhood fun. […]