[UPDATE 6 MAY 2021] The opening of the BTS MAP OF THE SOUL SHOWCASE in Petaling Jaya has been postponed until further notice.
With the recent MCO announcement, BTS POP-UP : MAP OF THE SOUL Showcase in PETALING JAYA will be postponed until further notice.— morningKall (@morningKall) May 6, 2021
Stay tuned and stay safe.#BTS_POPUP #MAP_OF_THE_SOUL_SHOW_CASE_IN_PETALING_JAYA #1Utama pic.twitter.com/6upGMtmT5f
BTS' MAP OF THE SOUL pop-up showcase is on its way to Malaysia!
Set to be housed at the LUXE Zone (G316 Ground Floor) of 1 Utama Shopping Centre in Petaling Jaya, the showcase, which has been to Seoul, Tokyo, and Singapore, will open its doors to Malaysian ARMY on 8 May 2021. It is scheduled to run until 8 August 2021. This news comes just a week after it was announced that the pop-up will make its debut in Bangkok on 1 May 2021, while a Manila showcase is expected to open later this year.
BTS POP-UP : MAP OF THE SOUL is finally here in MALAYSIA!— morningKall (@morningKall) April 28, 2021
Showcasing in PETALING JAYA at 1 UTAMA SHOPPING CENTRE!
📍 1 UTAMA SHOPPING CENTRE, G316 Ground Floor, LUXE Zone
📌 8 May 2021 – 8 August 2021#BTS_POPUP #MAP_OF_THE_SOUL_SHOW_CASE_IN_PETALING_JAYA #1Utama pic.twitter.com/MrHavYxX6U
The MAP OF THE SOUL pop-up will be open from 10 AM to 10 PM (MYT) daily. Fans who visit it will be required to check-in using the MySejahtera app and will only be allowed to spend a maximum of one hour in the showcase.
In view of the COVID-19 pandemic, guests will also have to keep their masks on at all times and stand a metre apart from each other while queueing.
To get an idea of what you can expect from the showcase in Malaysia, check out the Bandwagon team's walkthrough of the MAP OF THE SOUL pop-up in Singapore:
Here’s a little sneak peek of the #BTS_POPUP... Stay tuned for our video and article coming up soon! #BTS #MAP_OF_THE_SOUL pic.twitter.com/RYwjDBYn0x— Bandwagon (@BandwagonAsia) November 16, 2020
BTS are gearing up for the release of their second English single, 'Butter,' this May. The global superstars are also nominated at the 2021 BRIT Awards for Best International Group.
Watch BTS' performance of 'Dynamite' at the 63rd GRAMMY Awards here: