The Practice Game: New Dance Battle Format For Bangkok Kids

The Practice Game has kicked off a new, freestyle dance battle event for Bangkok, including two competitions, one for kids, and one for all ages. The inaugural battle took place at Hidden Space Cafe and Dance Studio, and invited all dance enthusiasts to their inclusive environment. They plan to stage Volume 2 in September. The…

Bangkok Movement Playground, Sukhumvit 69

I have trained at a fitness club for seven years in Bangkok, and when I stepped into The Movement Playground, on Sukhumvit 69, I felt something different right away. This is a free-running (Parkour) zone, where you can run, climb, jump, swing and balance, all the things we loved to do as children. As you…

Bangkok Communities: Lyrical Lunacy, Performance Poetry

The Spoken Word is spreading throughout the City of Angels. The emergence of new Open Mic events in Bangkok is breathing life into the arts community. More poetry is being written and more people are stepping up to the mic and sharing the words they wrote, conjured from the heart. It all started with a…

Bangkok Kids: Playtime Ekamai

I took my nine-month-year-old baby girl to the huge indoor playground facility at Parklane, on Sukhumvit 63, Ekamai. From the outside, and as you enter the realms of Playtime, it looks hugely impressive. There are two zones, one for babies, and one for infants and above. I wandered into the bigger kids zone first to…

Bangkok Creative Movement: Project C Returns With Two-Part Workshop

As we go with the flow in practice, the rigidity we hold in our life is slowly dissolved away, making it easier for us to build relationships with others. Mimie Vararom Tavivoradilok – Project C community Bangkok is bustling with opportunities to be creative and explore new, experimental forms of expression. One of the reasons…

Bangkok Live Music: Hidden Gems

I scour the streets of Bangkok to unearth the unheralded hideaways supporting live music in the City of Angels. First stop, Wong Wian Yai… If you’re like me, and live quite a distance from the Wong Wian Yai area, it’s got to be something special to drag us out there on a Friday night. Thankfully,…