Performing Arts Centre of Penang
Founded by The Actors Studio and Eastern & Oriental Berhad, the Performing Arts Centre of Penang (penangpac), a non-profit organisation, is the northern region’s first arts centre and the second in Malaysia after klpac. Its opening on 11.11.11 was officiated by Penang Chief Minister YAB Tuan Lim Guan Eng. The space of 22,000 sqft is equipped with a 303-seater proscenium theatre, a 130-seater black box, 3 studios, 2 galleries and other amenities. It is wheelchair-accessible and open for visitors daily. Like other arts centres, it depends on funding from private and public sectors to be sustainable in the long-term.
To find out more, visit the penangpac website.