Bangkok’s International Festival of Dance & Music is back for its 21st edition, bringing to the Thailand Cultural Centre a carefully curated lineup of acclaimed international artists. The festival runs from September 11 till October 23, with tickets priced between THB1,200 and THB5,000 (depending on the show). All the performances are guaranteed to be world-class, but if you want some help deciding what to attend, here are 5 not-to-be-missed shows coming up in the next few weeks.

Most shows begin at 7:30pm, although some weekend performances also include 2:30pm matinees. For a detailed festival schedule visit bangkokfestivals.com. To order tickets call Thai Ticket Major at 0 2262 3456, or visit thaiticketmajor.com.