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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Swing both ways: HK Chinese Orchestra takes a jazzy journey

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 10:42pm by Kylie Knott

    ... Kylie Knott kylie.knott@scmp.com Kylie Knott Swing both ways CHINESE MUSIC WITH ALL THAT JAZZ Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra   "It really is a cultural collision, a fusion of two very different musical genres that somehow works," says Chew Hee-chiat, resident conductor with the Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra (HKCO) of the upcoming Chinese Music With All That Jazz concerts. ...

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    Elmgreen & Dragset's “The Old World” pokes fun at European culture

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 10:44pm by Kylie Knott

    ... Kylie Knott Elmgreen & Dragset's The Old World takes a satirical swipe at European culture by using surrealism and humour, writes Kylie Knott Changing latitudes THE VIBE ... The show takes a satirical swipe at European history and culture, areas the artists have previously examined, most recently in their exhibition "Tomorrow" at the Victoria and Albert ...

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    Hong Kong Arts Festival play features a modern Chinese setting for Juliet and her Romeo

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 10:26pm by XU DONGHUAN

    ... Donghuan Xu Director Tian Qinxin is taking Romeo and Juliet into 20th century China. The reason for her Cultural Revolution? There aren't enough good love stories in Chinese, writes ... in Chinese culture is one of the reasons we have so many family problems today. "I'm not blowing this out of proportion. We have provided few positive portrayals of true love and lots ...

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    Art house: James Dean in all his glory in Rebel Without a Cause

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 10:44pm by Paul Fonoroff

    ... styles. It also has influenced the works of successive generations of auteurs. The most prominent local example is Wong Kar-wai's Days of Being Wild (1990), whose Chinese title- Ah Fei Ching ... a Cause, April 5, 12.30pm, Cultural Centre Grand Theatre, TST. Part of the Hong Kong International Film Festival   ...

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    Film review: Up in the Wind explores the Chinese concept of face

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 10:42pm by Andrew Sun

    ... Andrew Sun 48hours@scmp.com Andrew Sun Blows hot and cold UP IN THE WIND Starring: Ni Ni, Jing Boran, Liu Zi Director: Teng Huatao Category: TBA (Putonghua) Rating: 3/5   The comparisons will be inevitable: essentially, Teng Huatao has made a mainland var ...

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    Art house: Japanese wartime occupation in Devils on the Doorstep

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 11:35pm

    ... and a collaborationist Chinese translator (Yuan Ding) into Ma’s care. Ma, his pregnant lady friend (Jiang Hongbo) and his fellow villagers are stuck between a rock and a hard place, facing certain death ... well-deserved acclaim and continued screening as conceived by its auteur.   Devils on the Doorstep, March 29, 3.15pm, Cultural Centre Grand Theatre. Part of the HK International Film Festival     ...

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    Arts preview: Russian pianist Evgeny Kissin plays Schubert and Scriabin

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 10:44pm by Sam Olluver

    ... of Music. That wunderkind was Evgeny Kissin, who went on to take the piano world by storm. He'll be appearing here for a recital in the Cultural Centre's Concert Hall. Get a ticket if you ... of Hong Kong is among these honours. 48hours@scmp.com   Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall, 10 Salisbury Road, TST, April 7, 8pm,HK$200-HK$720 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7321   ...

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    Arts preview: Zuni Icosahedron's The Trial blends Kafka with Chinese literature

    Posted Nov 13th 2013, 10:30pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... Edmund Lee edmund.lee@scmp.com Edmund Lee Behind the mirror THE TRIAL Zuni Icosahedron   The Chinese title of Danny Yung Ning-tsun's experimental theatre series is taken from Ling ... together," says Yung, founder and co-artistic director of local experimental theatre company Zuni Icosahedron. "Although their cultural backgrounds and creative methods were dramatically ...

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    Book now

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 10:44pm by Barry Chung

    ... Movements, Three Repeats and the world premiere of Jorma Elo's Shape of Glow. May 23 and 24, 7.30pm, May 24 and 25, 2.30pm, Cultural Centre Concert Hall, TST, HK$140-HK$1,000 HK Ticketing. ...

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    Book now

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 11:35pm by Barry Chung

    ... Dunsinane Ever wondered how a sequel to Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth might have played out? Playwright David Greig took a stab at it for the Royal Shakespeare Company and his piece traces the unrest in Scotland following the beheading of Macbeth. Co-presented by the National Theatre of Scotland. In English with Chinese surtitles. May 2-4, 7.45pm, May 3-4, 2.30pm, Kwai Tsing ...




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