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The Planner

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 19 April, 2011, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 19 April, 2011, 12:00am

Exhibitions

Pop Art Heavyweights

Works from artists including Andy Warhol, Damien Hirst, Romero Britto and Takashi Murakami. Today, 11am-9pm, Gallery by the Harbour, Shop 207, L2 Ocean Centre, Harbour City, TST. Inquiries: 2118 8666. Ends today

Zao Wou-ki

Works by the Chinese-French painter created between 1952 and 1964. Mon-Fri, 11am-7pm, Sat, 1pm-6pm, de Sarthe Fine Art, 8/F Club Lusitano Building, 16 Ice House St, Central. Inquiries: 2167 8896. Ends Apr 29

Big Head Buddha Studies Chinese Calligraphy Exhibition

Showcase of works that integrate traditional craftsmanship with innovation. Mon-Sat, 10am-7pm, Gallery, HKICC Lee Shau Kee School of Creativity, 135 Junction Rd, Kowloon. Inquiries: 2339 7348. Ends May 11

A Schema for Printmaking

Print works by nine artists including Fang Lijun, Hong Hao, Tan Ping and Xu Bing who made prints using various methods early in their careers. Mon-Sat, 11am-7.30pm, Sun, noon-5pm, Contemporary by Angela Li, 90-92 Hollywood Rd, Central. Inquiries: 3571 8200. Ends Jun 10

The Ultimate South China Travel Guide - Canton II (The Last Episode)

Exhibition of oil paintings, watercolours, sketches and prints with accompanying commentary in the style of a travel guidebook for southern China catering to foreign travellers during the 19th century. 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 Aug 21

Performing Arts

MicroSex Office 3.0 Version

PIP Theatre's comedy about the role of gender in the workplace. In Cantonese. Apr 19-25, 27-May 1, 7.30pm, also Apr 22-25, 30-May 1, 2.30pm, HK Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, Wan Chai, HK$165-HK$285 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2294 8004

Papa Mama, Thy Wind Blows Ever

HK Repertory Theatre's drama about two actors who are parents wondering what they can do for their children and those younger than them. In Cantonese and Putonghua. Until Apr 22, 8pm, HKRep Black Box, 8/F Sheung Wan Civic Centre, Sheung Wan Municipal Services Building, 345 Queen's Rd Central, Sheung Wan, HK$150 Urbtix. Inquiries: 3103 5900

Requiem

Nicholas Cleobury conducts soprano Una Barry, tenor Alex Tam, Die Konzertisten and the City Chamber Orchestra of HK performing requiems by John Rutter and Bob Chilcott. Apr 20, 8pm, St John's Cathedral, 4-6 Garden Rd, Central, HK$150. Inquiries: 2523 4157

29+1

Kearen Pang Production's drama about two women and the challenges they face. In Cantonese. Apr 21-24, 27-May 1, 8pm, also Apr 25, 3pm, Academy for Performing Arts, 1 Gloucester Rd, Wan Chai, HK$210-HK$330 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 6438 2557

HK Dance Awards 2011

Ong Yong Lock directs the HK Dance Alliance and HK Arts Development Council presentation featuring performances by the Academy for Performing Arts' School of Dance, HK Ballet, HK Dance Company, Unlock Dancing Plaza and others. Apr 21, 8pm, Kwai Tsing Theatre, 12 Hing Ning Rd, Kwai Chung, HK$100, HK$150 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2584 8753

Miss Naoko

We Draman's stage adaptation of Kuniko Mukoda's story about a married woman who finds out what true love is after she meets a talented painter with a stomach ailment. In Cantonese. Apr 21-24, 8pm, Apr 22-24, 3pm, City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$150-HK$260 Urbtix. Inquiries: 9448 3574

Jacky Cheung 1/2 Century Tour

Canto-pop singer-actor Jacky Cheung Hok-yau in concert. April 21-25, 28-May 2, 6-8, 9-10, 8.15pm, HK Coliseum, 9 Cheong Wan Rd, Hung Hom, HK$200-HK$680 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2866 8262

HKPO + Harry Wong in Rainbow Symphony

Lio Kuok-man conducts the HK Philharmonic Orchestra performing works by composers such as Vaughan Williams, Mendelssohn and Johann Strauss II; emcee Harry Wong (aka Harry Goh Goh) presents. In Cantonese. Apr 22-23, 4pm, 8pm, Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$100-HK$220 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2721 2030

Wallis Cho 'A Day in Metropolis' Concert

Canto-pop singer Wallis Cho Chun-ho performs. Apr 22, 7.45pm, Ko Shan Theatre, 77 Ko Shan Rd, Hung Hom, HK$150, HK$200 Urbtix. Inquiries: 9324 1483

Mes Memoires de Musique

Canto-pop actor-singer Clifton Kwan Yat-yeung in concert. Apr 22, 8pm, Sai Wan Ho Civic Centre, 111 Shau Kei Wan Rd, Sai Wan Ho, HK$120, HK$180 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2152 0899

Off Screen

City Contemporary Dance Company performs choreographer Noel Pong Chi-kwan's dance work inspired by the movie theatre. Apr 22-23, 8pm, also Apr 23-24, 3pm, Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$160, HK$220 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2329 7803

Songs from the Angels

Nicolas Porte conducts Les Petits Chanteurs de Saint-Marc, the HK Children's Choir, students of Ying Wa Primary School, CCC Kei Wan Primary School (Aldrich Bay) and Diocesan Girls' Junior School, the HK Institute of Education Chorus, the HK Percussion Centre and School Choral Education Partnership Scheme Joint-Schools Choirs performing songs including Ave Maria, I Believe and La Nuit. Apr 22-24, 8pm, City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$130-HK$330 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2559 4904

Fruits of Passion

Perry Chiu Experimental Theatre presents a drama about a female torture victim who takes revenge on her father who sold her to the Japanese occupiers when she was young. In Cantonese. Apr 22, 27, 8.15pm, Apr 23-25, 5pm, 8.30pm, Sheung Wan Civic Centre, Sheung Wan Municipal Services Building, 345 Queen's Rd Central, Sheung Wan, HK$120, HK$160 Urbtix. Inquiries: 6377 7240

Cinema

Morning Matinee

The Leisure and Cultural Services Department presents a continuing series of old Hong Kong movies, including the following film. Film Archive, 50 Lei King Rd, Sai Wan Ho, HK$20 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2739 2139

Affection and Hatred of the Knight

Wuxia film about a carefree martial artist (Patrick Tse Yin) who unwittingly gets involved in a highway robbery and, in the process, has to use his manly charm on a young woman in order to save the life of another. Also starring Patsy Kar Ling and Tam Sin-hung. In Cantonese. Apr 22, 11am, Film Archive.

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