Bangkok Premiere: ‘Amadeus’ to be screened as Thai Philharmonic Orchestra plays along live (VIDEO)

Tomorrow and Saturday, Bangkokians will have a chance to see Academy Award-winner “Amadeus” like they never have before — accompanied live by the Thailand Philharmonic Orchestra and Mahidol University Choir. The special two-night event will see the fictionalized account of Mozart’s life screened in HD as Ludwig Wicki, an award-winning Swiss conductor who has spent ...

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Finale of Miss World 2019, the oldest international beauty pageant, to be held in Pattaya (VIDEO)

Finale of Miss World 2019, the oldest international beauty pageant, to be held in Pattaya (VIDEO)

The final round of the world’s longest-running international beauty pageant, Miss World 2019, will be hosted in Pattaya, the event’s first-ever time in Thailand. The Miss...

Indie music lovers, here’s another gig you don’t want to miss! Sydney electronic band GLADES is here to give you an eargasm.

Indie music lovers, here’s another gig you don’t want to miss! Sydney electronic band GLADES is here to give you an eargasm.

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Thor Ragna-rocked: Thai locals get best of Chris Hemsworth on the football pitch (VIDEO)

Thor Ragna-rocked: Thai locals get best of Chris Hemsworth on the football pitch (VIDEO)

For those of you wondering what Thor is up to on his Thailand trip, you’re in luck. Chris Hemsworth, the Australian actor (and, frankly, world renowned eye-candy) best known for...

The first-ever Thai original Netflix series ‘The Stranded’ begins production

The first-ever Thai original Netflix series ‘The Stranded’ begins production

Thailand’s very first original Netflix series, The Stranded, has announced its cast as production begins. Yesterday, the world’s most well-known streaming media service showed...

Thai pageant fans pay for Miss Albania’s excess baggage weight because she didn’t have cash on her

Thai pageant fans pay for Miss Albania’s excess baggage weight because she didn’t have cash on her

While Catriona Gray, who won Miss Universe 2018 in Bangkok on Monday, has flown back to the Philippines on a private jet, the 18-year-old entrant from Albania had a much rougher...

Dear Festival Diary: Our weekend spent getting to the core of Wonderfruit

Dear Festival Diary: Our weekend spent getting to the core of Wonderfruit

Editor’s Note: Our correspondent at sister site Coconuts KL goes deep into “lifestyle festival” territory at this year’s Wonderfruit, returning to us with...

Wonderfruit 2018: The good, the bad, the trippy (PHOTOS)

Wonderfruit 2018: The good, the bad, the trippy (PHOTOS)

The past weekend’s festivities in the fields of Siam Country Club now seem like a blurry dream, but we’re back in Bangkok — voiceless, aching, and running on very little...

Bangkok is Burning: Vogue ambassador Amazon Sun is bringing ball culture realness to Thailand (VIDEO)

Bangkok is Burning: Vogue ambassador Amazon Sun is bringing ball culture realness to Thailand (VIDEO)

Strike a pose, shante, work it, throw shade, fierceness — these phrases have their origins in gay ball culture. If you’ve watched RuPaul’s Drag Race, seen the...

Chris Hemsworth is in Bangkok filming a movie, and he’s already (apparently) sick of the traffic (VIDEO)

Chris Hemsworth is in Bangkok filming a movie, and he’s already (apparently) sick of the traffic (VIDEO)

What do Bangkokians and a Norse god (sort of) have in common? A shared hatred for our horrible, horrible traffic.   Chris Hemsworth, the Australian actor (and, frankly, famous...


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