Backstage Bites @ klpac
Year:
2021
Category:
Theatre, Tour
Release date:
9 May
Duration:
2 hours 30 minutes
Age restriction:
For safety reasons, children under the age of 10 are not able to take part in the Backstage Bites tour.
Language:
English

Announcement: 
Please be informed that “Backstage Bites” which was originally scheduled for 9 May 2021 will be postponed to a later date. We apologise for the inconvenience caused and will be sure to update you when the new date has been fixed. Our team will contact those who have registered. Thank you for your on-going support.

If you would like to get updates on the next Backstage Bites or similar shows, sign up our mailing list here

Enquiry: Visha (vishallini@klpac.org)

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Let us take you on a private tour of Malaysia’s only fully-integrated arts centre. Discover its fascinating 119-year-old heritage and marvel at its award-winning design. Enjoy a bird’s eye view of the theatre from the catwalk where the technical team creates magic and step on the very stage used by world class performers.

You’ll get to meet the lovely klpac team as well as feast on a sumptuous Malaysian brunch on the Artistic Director’s private balcony overlooking 35 acres of lush greenery.

To complete the experience, Backstage Bites will offer a choice of two taster workshops – Balinese Dance Introductory Workshop or Drum Circle Workshop.

Places limited to 20 pax only.

Backstage Bites (formerly Brunch on the Balcony) offers the public a rare sneak peek of how an arts centre works and access to areas usually off-limits to the public.

Date:
9 May 2021, Sunday

Time:
10.00am Guided Tour & Refreshments
11.30am Workshop (Balinese Dance / Drum Circle)
12.30pm Drum Circle Jamming Session

Fee:
RM120 (Tour, Refreshments & 1 Workshop)
RM60 (Tour only)
RM80 (Workshop only but priority will be given to those joining the Tour)
(Drum Circle jamming session free for all to join)

Venue: The Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre (klpac), Sentul Park, Jalan Strachan, off Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah, 51100, Kuala Lumpur

For safety reasons, children under the age of 10 are not able to take part in the Backstage Bites tour.

To Register:
1. Register your interest by filling up the form here (1 person, 1 form).
2. Our team will be in touch on payment details. Payment must be made 3 days from booking.

Enquiries: E-mail to maggie@klpac.org and vishallini@klpac.org

 

FAQ

What language will the tour be conducted in?
It will be conducted in English. If you’ve a group of 20 pax who would like a tour in another language, do e-mail maggie@klpac.org and we will see if we can accommodate.

What should I wear?
Comfortable clothing and closed toe shoes must be worn for safety reasons (no heels, no sandals etc).

What should I be aware of?
You will need to have a reasonable level of fitness as the tour involves walking up and down stairs. Masks must be worn throughout & physical distancing must be ensured. Please read the health declaration portion in the registration form.

Can I take photos?
Certainly. We will allow time for you to take photos and recommend the best spots. However, video recording of the tour is not permitted. We will also have a photographer on hand.

Can children join Backstage Bites?
Yes if they are above 10 years old. Parents must be responsible for their own child. We may consider tours designed for children in the future.

What if I am late?
The tour will proceed as planned. If you are late, please alert our team (contact will be provided in reminder e-mail).

Which areas will be covered?
Each tour will differ depending on the space availability. We aim to cover as many areas as possible each time.

If I am a wheelchair user, can I join this tour?
We can tailor tours to wheelchair users. Or if you require other mobility considerations, do e-mail maggie@klpac.org if you’d like to explore.

What if I am diagnosed with Covid-19, have been identified as a close contact or have been to an event / place with a confirmed Covid-19 case?
For the safety of others, you will not be able to join this event and we will refund you or allow you to swap to another edition down the road.