There’s an Arts Festival Blossoming in KL this month!
The Malaysian Chinese Culture and Arts Consultive Council (MCCACC) is hosting the 2nd Blossom Arts Festival Malaysia 2017 (BAFM2017) after an encouraging respond by the arts community. The inaugural BAFM 2016 in June last year successfully gained acclamation for providing the public platform to showcase emerging artists as well as highlighting the talents of culture and arts organisation and associations.
In collaboration with MCA, MCCACC supports the festival in sponsoring and providing the venue, facilities and organising resources for BAFM 2017, with up to 55,000 sq feet of floor space allocated for performances, arts exhibitions, bazaar and other arts activities.
This year’s BAFM features a variety of cultural and contemporary performances such as “Dancing Sutra” an Odissi dance performance by Sutra Foundation and “L5-7-44”, a site-specific theater performance by Theatrethreesixty which will be performed in English, Bahasa Malaysia and Mandarin.
BAFM 2017 will also feature collaborative performances by Malaysian and Taiwanese dance groups. There will also be Street Dance performances on 4thAugust at Ampang Park LRT Station and on 5th August at Dataran Wisma MCA.
BAFM 2017 will run the whole month of August so head to their website www.blossomartsfestival.my to check out their calendar for what’s in store.