THE George Town Festival (GTF)’s 13th edition drew to a close recently with much acclaim and aplomb. It once again highlighted the country’s rich dexterity in the world of culture, performing arts, and heritage.
After two years of muted activities, a rejuvenated George Town Festival reconnects artistes with audiences through in-person events.
PENANG’S renowned Teochew iron-rod master puppeteer Ling Goh forged a groundbreaking bridge between traditional Teochew art form and Southeast Asian folklore with ‘IBU’ – an extraordinary theatre performance inspired by the famous folklore, ‘Si Tanggang’.
（槟城20日讯）乔治市艺术节首次移师至亚依淡，在星空下上演一场露天戏剧表演《Jom! Pi 荷兰》，并吸引超过300名民众一同观赏。
GEORGE TOWN, July 19 – After Singapore and Kuala Lumpur, brought by both Le French Film Festival and the George Town Festival 2022, the exhibition Le Corbusier’s Maquettes: The Representation of Modern Architecture comes to Penang. For this unique exhibition in Penang, the word Maquettes, which means “models” in French, was chosen to inspire visitors and bring the art of making models back to the traditional practice of appreciating architectural spaces using handmade models rather than computer-generated 3D renderings.
IT was an evening filled with a splendid mix of cultural music as festival-goers enjoyed a string of eye-catching performances during the one-of-a-kind concert called ‘The Senses’ at Curtis Crest, The Habitat Penang Hill.
2022年乔治市艺术节特色售票节目“感官”热带雨林音乐会(The Senses)今日成功于升旗山 The Habitat 生态公园内的原始森林天空步道(Curtis Crest-Tree Top Walk) 举办，吸引了上百名观众参与，度过了一个轻松惬意的周末时光