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  1. It's showtime, folks

    Posted Nov 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and Les Miserables. Captain von Trapp is played by Audie Gemora (pictured), who is known as the king of Philippine theatre and has performed major roles on Broadway and in the West End. ... by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II. It was first staged on Broadway in 1959 and had 1,443 performances before premiering in London in 1961. In 1965, it was made into a film that starred ...

  2. Semrick learns to solve a problem like Maria

    Posted Sep 11th 2005, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... not only wins over the children, but also the authoritarian captain. On the eve of the second world war, they flee Austria. The Broadway musical's first run lasted for 1,443 performances, ...

  3. Playing jesus is second nature

    Posted May 18th 2006, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... Andrew Sun Forget The Da Vinci Code. If you want to get biblical, go see Godspell, opening tonight at the Shouson Theatre. The genre-bending off-Broadway musical is based on the Gospel ... Londoner Jamie Francis (right, and as Christ, left). 'It was a real eye-opener. I just finished theatre school and was hired for The Opium War. I was in Guangzhou for three months ...

  4. Around the World in 80 Days

    Posted Mar 21st 2006, 12:00am by Kevin Kwong

    ... Kevin Kwong Around the World in 80 Days Faust International Youth Theatre Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, Lyric Theatre Reviewed: March 18 This local children's theatre company has come a long way since it was founded in 1999 by drama teacher Matthew Gregory- in his apartment. Given the lack of support for non-Cantonese theatre in Hong Kong, the growth has been ...

  5. Movie palaces

    Posted Apr 26th 2009, 12:00am by Richard James Havis

    ... in 1929 for US$2 million - a tremendous amount of money for the time. Hong Kong cinemas old and new are documented on the site. The Broadway Theatre, which once stood in Argyle Street in Mong Kok, ... world's largest and most up-to-date guide to classic movie theatres'. It has 24,200 entries, and visitors are encouraged to add details and pictures of classic cinemas in their own locales ...

  6. Lost in the bigger picture

    Posted Jul 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... to the estate is Broadway Kwai Fong, two MTR stations away. Theatres Association vice-president Chui Hin-wai says there are 200 screens operating in about 40 cinemas - a sharp contrast to the 1980s when ... MTR station - mourned the closing of Fanling Theatre. Housed in a stand-alone building in a backstreet, the two-screen cinema opened for business in September 11, 1959, making it one ...

  7. Playing Audrey the man-eating plant presents a juicy off-stage role for local veteran

    Posted Apr 11th 2007, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak For its 30th anniversary, the American Community Theatre is staging the off-Broadway black musical Little Shop of Horrors. Responsibility ... Centre's Shouson Theatre, his is still an integral part of the show, which then begs the question: how does an actor capture the essential voice of a carnivorous plant? 'The thing is, Audrey ...

  8. Grease (The Musical)

    Posted Jul 29th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on from the success of previously imported stage spectaculars based on the songs of Abba and Queen, the stage at the Lyric Theatre at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts will be transformed ... jumbo cans of hairspray and eight pots of gel used each week. Grease's theme of teenage angst and first love has made it a global smash since it premiered on Broadway in 1972 and the show ...

  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Film lead: Kim Ki-duk is unrepentant

    Posted Nov 18th 2012, 12:00am by Andrew Salmon

    ... the big theatre chains. The multiplexes "will not provide proper allocation for minor movies or movies that do not have any connection to the owners of the theatres," he says. "I am ... of movies I have - if I can throw out a question and provide an opening, that is where I am at." thereview@scmp.com Pieta , HK Asian Film Festival, tonight,7.40pm, 7.50pm, Broadway ...

  10. Studio and theme park plans unveiled

    Posted Aug 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Fu Panda pavilion', a central theatre area, restaurants and other tourist attractions. Jeffrey Katzenberg, chief executive of DreamWorks, said the signing yesterday marked a historic ... structure and financing were still in the works. DreamWorks will help design the project and own a minority stake. The partners envision building the park into a 'Chinese Broadway ...




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