Entertainment

Top Choice Live Music in George Town

Canteen

Part of the China House complex, this shabby-chic bar, with an arty/warehouse vibe, is one of George Town's most reliable regular live-music venues for jazz and rock. Gigs usually kick off from 9.30pm at weekends, p…
Live Music in Batu Ferringhi

Hard Rock Cafe

The supporting act to the resort hotel next door is this restaurant-bar – one of the few places in Batu Ferringhi were live music is guaranteed every night from around 10.30pm. There's a cover charge (RM40) for non-…
Theater in George Town

Majestic Theatre

George Town's newest performing-arts space occupies what, when it opened in 1926, was the first 'talkies' picture palace in northern Malaya. The space has been beautifully brought back to life after laying abandoned…
Performing Arts in George Town

Performing Arts Centre of Penang

Check the website to see what shows are on at this modern performing arts centre, in Straits Quay shopping plaza between George Town and Batu Ferringhi. There's an experimental theatre seating 150 people and a main …