George Town Festival has been a platform of choice for local artists to reach a global audience – the Festival has amassed a large international following over the years. But when the COVID-19 outbreak hit and the MCO came into effect in March 2020, the crisis for the Festival was hard to miss.
Following the successful results of the ongoing “Arts to Your Doorstep” campaign, George Town Festival is extending the duration of the collaborative campaign until the end of December 2021.
Be prepared to embark on a nostalgic journey through these uniquely Penang icons — the ferry and the trishaw. In collaboration with Penang-born artist Lefty Julian, George Town Festival is releasing two notebooks featuring a ferry and a trishaw, respectively, in 2021.
GEORGE TOWN – Zoom has been the go-to platform for board room meetings, classes, job interviews, and events during this pandemic, but have you ever hard of detective work being done via this cloud-based video communication platform?
Could you discover a whole new imaginative universe just through sound, while sitting in your bedroom? That’s what Imaginarium, an online audio-immersive theatre performance, aims to do – by both building on the feelings of…
Opening a portal to other worlds in the comfort of your room.
The human imagination is one of the most powerful tools available to us from the moment we’re born. And in the middle of a pandemic, where so many of us are under lockdown, the limits of…
Three Malaysian musicians in different parts of the world, digitally united.
Besides inviting international artists to showcase work, the annual George Town Festival is also an opportunity to celebrate and spotlight local talent. And what better way to do that than to highlight the local artists…