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Weekend Of July 30-31: Some Happenings To Get You Off The Couch And Moving

Some Shakespeare, a pop-up bar, a food market and a Sunday affair.

BY Sim Wie Boon | Jul 28, 2016 | Culture

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Still Taming by T4YP.

Featuring an essemble cast of 16-25 year olds, Theatre for Young People (T4YP), a five month long programme of intensive training in theatre will be premiering Still Taming, a take on William Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew as a part of their end of the season showcase. Inspired by the feisty heroine from this Shakespeare tale, the young ensemble is set to wow the crowds from July 28 to 31. For more information, please visit their site.

Heineken Shape Your City Pop-Up Bar.

If you're up north in Penang this weekend, be sure to check out Heineken's latest global campaign Shape Your City's pop-up bar happening at Hin Bus Depot. Celebrating the various inspirational city creatives around the world, Heineken has invited a number of Malaysian creatives to design and create an environment that will inspire conversation and new connections. DJ duo, Goldfish and Blink alongside JHIN and Axel Groove will be supplying the tunes for the night. Check out their Facebook site for more information.

Maple Market. 

If beers and Penang ain't your thing then perhaps food is. The popular Maple Food Market is happening this Saturday with its sprawling food bazaar that features emerging and established indie food entrepreneurs guaranteeing a delicious time. More information here.

 A Sunday Affair x Good Vibes Festival.

Anticipating the arrival of the festival, TREC's monthly event A Sunday Affair is collaborating with the music festival to prep up the hype this weekend. Featuring your favourite food trucks, vendors and tunes from Sevencollar Tshirt, LapSap, Bunga, Ryotjones and many more. Check out their Facebook page for more info.