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Events and entertainment listings

Staff reporters

■ Barry Room, Taipei Artist Village (台北國際藝術村百里廳), 7 Beiping E Rd, Taipei City (台北市北平東路7號),

■ Tickets are NT$150; available through NTCH ticketing and online at www.artsticket.com.tw

An Encounter in Time (桃花緣) by Jade and Artists Dance Troupe (肢體音符舞團), probes the relationship between men and women across space-time. Inspired by poems written by Tsangyang Gyatso, the sixth Dalai Lama, this dance presents three stories taking place in two different times and spaces.

■ Saturday 7:30pm

■ New Taipei City Arts Center (新北市藝文中心演藝廳), 62 Jhuangjing Rd, Banciao Dist, New Taipei City (新北市板橋區莊敬路62號)

■ Tickets are NT$300 to NT$800; available through NTCH ticketing and online at www.artsticket.com.tw

Contemporary

Legacy Taipei, located in a former warehouse at Huashan 1914 Creative Park (華山1914), hosts top Taiwanese pop performers and international acts. Chinese pop singer James Li (李泉) performs tomorrow night. Indie rockers Monkey Pilot (猴子飛行員) and Hightide appear on Saturday. Sunday’s show is the latest in Legacy’s concert series The Next Big Thing showcasing up-and-coming talent. This week’s roster is The Girl and The Robots (女孩與機器人) and Pilot K with MC and Frande (法蘭黛).

■ Huashan 1914 Creative Park (華山1914), Center Five Hall (中五館), 1, Bade Rd Sec 1, Taipei City (台北市八德路一段1號)

■ Shows starts at 8pm tomorrow, 8pm Saturday and 3pm Sunday.

■ Tickets are NT$1,200 tomorrow, NT$500 Saturday and NT$350 Sunday. Tickets available through ERA ticketing or online at www.ticket.com.tw or www.legacy.com.tw and at ibon electronics kiosks at 7-Eleven stores.

Metal bands Epitaph (落幕表述), Fetish People (癡人) and Unfit Chair (難坐的椅子) perform tonight at The Wall (這牆). Tomorrow’s line-up is indie rock group F.L.A.T Club (假文藝青年俱樂部) and Hush. London-based singer songwriter Chris Madin and Jigsaw (拼圖人生) are on Saturday’s roster. Wind Evasian (風謎藏), Living Room (小客廳), Tight Tight Crotch (緊褲襠) and Yellow Melon (小玉西瓜) take the stage on Sunday.

■ B1, 200, Roosevelt Rd Sec 4, Taipei City (台北市羅斯福路四段200號B1), tel: (02) 2930-0162. On the Net: www.thewall.com.tw

■ All shows starts at 8pm

■ Entrance fee is NT$200 tonight, NT$500 tomorrow, NT$990 Saturday and NT$200 Sunday. Tickets can be purchased online by visiting www.thewall.com.tw and tickets.books.com.tw

Shimmer Riot and Apple Lee (李蘋果) perform tonight at Witch House (女巫店). Folk musicians Dakanow (達卡鬧) are on tomorrow, followed by Unfit Chair and Yellow Melon on Saturday.

■ 7, Ln 56, Xinsheng S Rd Sec 3, Taipei City (台北市新生南路三段56巷7號), tel: (02) 2362-5494. On the Net: www.witchhouse.org

■ Performances start at 9:30pm. Restaurant/bar with queer/feminist bookstore and large collection of board games open 11am to midnight Sundays through Wednesdays; 11am to 1am Thursdays through Saturdays

■ Entrance fee for music shows is NT$300

Tonight, Riverside Music Cafe (河岸留言) hosts singer-songwriter Fiona Wu (吳南穎) and Tsing Yi (青衣). Feitaowu (菲島屋) will perform with fellow jazz musicians tomorrow, while singer-songwriter JS performs her Summer Songs on Saturday. Sunday’s show is a tribute to Japanese jazz band T-Square and will feature Timeless Fusion Party and Skyline and Friends.

■ B1, 2, Ln 244, Roosevelt Rd Sec 3, Taipei City (台北市羅斯福路三段244巷2號B1), next to Taipower Building (台電大樓), tel: (02) 2368-7310.

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