The Planner

PUBLISHED : Saturday, 11 August, 2012, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 11:29pm



The Last Paintings

Works by the late Cy Twombly (1928-2011). Today, 11am-7pm, Gagosian Gallery, 7/F Pedder Building, 12 Pedder St, Central. Inquiries: 2151 0555. Ends today

The Penang Series and Retrospective

Mini retrospective of Angela Su's works from 2005-2012, with a focus on drawings inspired by tropical floral and fauna from her Artist-in-Residence programme at RBS - Malihom, Penang, Malaysia, in 2011. Today, 11am-7pm, Grotto Fine Art, 2/F 31C-D Wyndham St, Central. Inquiries: 2121 2270. Ends today

Spirit and Stone

Moody monochromatic images of Asia by American photographer John McDermott. Today, 10am-7pm, Sundaram Tagore Gallery, 57-59 Hollywood Rd, Central. Inquiries: 2581 9678. Ends today

Imperishable Affection: The Art of Feng Zikai

Cartoon works by the educationist, man of letters and artist. Mon-Wed, Fri, Sun, 10am-6pm, Sat, 10am-8pm, closed Thu, HK Museum of Art, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$10, free on Wed. Inquiries: 2721 0116. Ends Oct 7

Performing Arts

I Have a Date with Autumn

HK Repertory Theatre's production of Raymond To Kwok-wai's dramatic sequel to I Have a Date with Spring that is set in the 'golden era' of Canto-pop. In Cantonese with Chinese and English surtitles. Aug 11-12, 18-19, 2.45pm, also Aug 11-12, 14-18, 7.45pm, HK Academy for Performing Arts, 1 Gloucester Rd, Wan Chai, HK$150-HK$450 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 3103 5900

The Passage Beyond

Actors' Family's musical about the strange things that happen after a father return from a trip into the forests of Taiwan. In Cantonese with Chinese and English surtitles. Aug 11-12, 2.45pm, 7.45pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$190-HK$480 Urbtix. Inquiries: 6715 4437

Mr YooWho's Holiday

American humourist-physical comedian Moshe Cohen performs. With limited English dialogue. Aug 11, 3pm, North District Town Hall, 2 Lung Wan St, Sheung Shui, HK$160; and Aug 12, 3pm, Sai Wan Ho Civic Centre, 111 Shau Kei Wan Rd, Sai Wan Ho, HK$100-HK$200 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044

Oh My Goddess!

Cinematic Theatre's drama about a jilted bride's plans for her fiance. In Cantonese. Aug 11-12, 18-19, 3pm, also Aug 10-11, 17-18, 8pm, HK Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, Wan Chai, HK$260, HK$320 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2567 5888

Summer Magic Night 2012

HK Professional Magic Club presents a magic and juggling show with performers from Japan, South Korea and Germany. Aug 11, 3pm, 7.30pm, Kitec, 1 Trademart Drive, Kowloon Bay, HK$180-HK$230 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 3568 1367

The Ugly Duckling & The Tortoise and The Hare

Lightwire Theater presents electroluminescent puppetry productions of two classic fables. Aug 11, 3pm, 7.30pm, Sai Wan Ho Civic Centre, 111 Shau Kei Wan Rd, Sai Wan Ho, HK$110-HK$210; and Aug 12, 3pm, 7.30pm, Yuen Long Theatre, 9 Yuen Long Tai Yuk Rd, Yuen Long, HK$100-HK$180 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044

Cantonese Opera Summer Camp - Demonstration and Finale Performance

Dawn Radiance Opera Troupe gives a performance of Hitting the Noodle Crock and Cantonese Opera Summer Camp participants sing and perform routine displays. Aug 11, 7.30pm, Ngau Chi Wan Civic Centre, 11 Clear Water Bay Rd, Kowloon, HK$90 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7325

Cantonese Opera Young Talent Showcase

The Chinese Artists Association of HK presents performances of Cantonese Operas including The Spy Who Loves Me. In Cantonese. Aug 11, 7.30pm, Yau Ma Tei Theatre, 6 Waterloo Rd, Yau Ma Tei, HK$60, HK$100 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2384 2939

Romeo and Harriet

Hong Kong 3 Arts Musical Institute performs a contemporary version of William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet set in Hong Kong. In Cantonese. Aug 11, 7.30pm, Aug 12, 3pm, HK City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$110-HK$190 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044

Stars of Tomorrow 2012

Lam Chun-wing, Alexey Popov, Yulia Tikka and Jean M. Wong School of Ballet students perform The Sleeping Beauty. Aug 11-12, 7.30pm, Sha Tin Town Hall, 1 Yuen Wo Rd, Sha Tin, HK$170-HK$360 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2886 3992


British street dancers Boy Blue Entertainment performs. Aug 11, 7.30pm, Aug 12, 3pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$160, HK$220 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044

Asian Youth Orchestra Concert Tour

Richard Pontzious conducts the orchestra performing works by Berlioz and Debussy. Aug 11, 8pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$75-HK$340 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2866 1623

Jonathan Wong Rising Concert 2012

Pop singer-songwriter-dancer-choreographer Jonathan Wong performs. Aug 11, 8pm, HK Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Expo Drive, Wan Chai, HK$180-HK$480 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 5412 4396

Percussion Symphony

The Four Gig Heads Percussion Group and Made in Hong Kong@ Four Gig Heads perform. Aug 11, 8pm, Tuen Mun Town Hall, 3 Tuen Hi Rd, Tuen Mun, HK$80-HK$140 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7321

The Cheapy Dogs

Sixone Production Company and Sun Entertainment Culture present a drama about how the person you spend your life with may not be the one you love most. In Cantonese. Until Aug 12, 8pm, also Aug 12, 3pm, Jockey Club Auditorium, HK Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, HK$250-HK$350 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 5487 0213

The Yellow River Cantata Concert

Lim Kek-han plays the violin and conducts soprano Vivian Chan Lai-chun, baritone Petrus Cheung Kin-wah, the China Philharmonic Orchestra (HK) and assorted choirs and choruses performing works by Tchaikovsky, Xian Xinghai, and He Zhanhao and Chen Gang. Aug 11, 8pm, Tsuen Wan Town Hall, 72 Tai Ho Rd, Tsuen Wan, HK$80-HK$140 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7321

William So and Friends: A Symphonic Night of Giving

Canto-pop singer-actor William So Wing-hong headlines a concert presented by the HK Amateur Orchestra. Aug 11, 8pm, Queen Elizabeth Stadium, 18 Oi Kwan Rd, Wan Chai, HK$180-HK$480 Urbtix. Inquiries: 9352 5094

Yang Tianwa Plays Mendelssohn

Yip Wing-sie conducts Chinese violinist Yang and the HK Sinfonietta playing an all Mendelssohn programme. Aug 11, 8pm, HK City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$140-HK$300 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2836 3336

Fama Double Happiness Concert

Hip hop duo 6-Wing and C-Kwan perform. Aug 11, 8.15pm, Kitec, 1 Trademart Drive, Kowloon Bay, HK$280-HK$480 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 3907 0486 Cinema

Father and Son: Two Visionaries of Cinematic Dreams - A Tribute to Set Designers Chan Ki-yui and Chan King-sam

The HK Film Archive presents a programme of 45 films featuring work by the father-and-son designers, including the following film. Until Nov 18. HK Film Archive, 50 Lei King Rd, Sai Wan Ho, HK$40 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2739 2139

Sunset Rendezvous

Comedy-drama revolving around a woman who falls for her uncle's adopted son with tragic consequences. Starring Pak Yin and Cheung Ying. In Cantonese. Aug 11, Nov 9, 7.30pm, HK Film Archive.