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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine

    The Academy for Performing Arts honours the city’s great and good

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 11:51pm

    ... return to Chinese sovereignty. “After the performance, mainland officials invited us to take the work to Beijing and perform at the new National Centre for the Performing Arts,” he says. “It ... scene Hong Kong may be first and foremost a business town, with celebrated tycoons and entrepreneurs, but the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts (HKAPA) is trying to redress the balance ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Arts academy to offer Chinese opera degree course

    Posted Jun 12th 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... into the professional business," said Walter of the academy's aspirations for its new Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours) degree in Chinese Opera, with a focus on Cantonese opera performance and music. ... of the West Kowloon arts hub project. Academy for Performing Arts director Adrian Walter said the four-year degree course, which will start in September, was aimed at offering students a higher level ...

  3. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ENDURANCE ARTIST

    Morgan Wong highlights urgency of Hong Kong returning to Chinese rule

    Posted May 15th 2014, 09:51am by BONNIE E. ENGEL

    ... of his performances, he will be performing at the eighth Shenzhen Sculptural Biennale at the OCAT Contemporary Art Centre, Shenzhen tomorrow. ... Bonnie E. Engel Wong highlights urgency of the situation city faces Part of the attraction of art fairs is encountering the unexpected. The "Encounters" segment of Art Basel Hong ...

  4. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    It's Christmas again with David Webb's Arts Optical tip

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 01:26am by Howard Winn

    ... It related to the stunning performance of the Hong Kong-listed eyeglass company Arts Optical, which rose 60 per cent on Tuesday, but alas it was a story that Lai See missed. The stock soared ... that in the days when shareholder rights activist David Webb used to provide "a Christmas pick", Arts Optical was his tip in 2002 when the share price was HK$1.87. Indeed Webb, together ...

  5. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Art experts say Abramovic's performance piece should acknowledge similar work by her contemporary

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 05:13pm by GDN

    ... and art historians have written to the gallery questioning why the New York-based Serbian-born Abramovic's latest performance piece- which is on until August 25 and about which she has ... at Yale, Frazer Ward, professor at Smith College in Northampton, Massachusetts, and an authority on performance art, and Yona Backer, arts consultant to the Lambent Foundation. Joselit says ...

  6. Business - China Business - EARNINGS

    Growing network lifts profits at Chinese hypermarket firm Sun Art

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 10:54am by TIFFANY AP

    ... Tiffany Ap tiffany.ap@scmp.com Sun Art profit up 8.5pc as it opens more stores Hong Kong-listed mainland hypermarket operator Sun Art Retail reported first-half profit of 1.71 billion yuan ... PETER HUANG, SUN ART RETAIL The group failed to record any increases for same-store sales growth in the first half, while it posted a 4 per cent gain a year ago, and said it does not expect ...

  7. Magazines - 48hrs - MUSIC

    Coco Lee will perform her first Canto-pop concert in Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 11:34pm by RACHEL MOK

    ... in the international pop industry. She has released singles that made the US charts, and she became the first Chinese singer to perform at the Academy Awards, when she performed A Love Before Time, theme song ... when you are younger, right?" The concert will also serve as a challenge for the musical director and the singer. Lee has mostly performed in Putonghua and English, and has a Western style ...

  8. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS

    Gwangju's art biennale is all fired up

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 06:25am by Victoria Finlay

    ... Victoria Finlay The Gwangju Biennale's burning theme is both a nod to the South Korean city's turbulent past and a positive sign of the art event's future All fired up In 2003, Chinese artist Geng Jianyi asked his friends to give him stuff they considered to be rubbish. He got boxes of ripped sneakers, a number of tatty office chairs, broken hi-fi speakers ...

  9. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Art House: Blood Will Tell features 1940s mainland star Bai Guang in a bad girl role

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 10:54pm by Paul Fonoroff

    ... Text: Paul Fonoroff Prior to the 1940s, Chinese celluloid featured numerous bad women. Usually, these were supporting characters — and if they were in leading roles, they'd ... "flying bandit" nicknamed "Begonia" (hence the movie's Chinese title, which literally translates as "Bloodstained Begonia"). Even motherhood does nothing to tame ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - OBITUARY: Lorin Maazel 1930-2014

    Legendary conductor Lorin Maazel had a peerless affinity with Chinese musicians

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 04:29am by Oliver Chou

    ... Orchestra for the Hong Kong Arts Festival in 1982. In 1991, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra arrived in the city and Maazel's arrangement of Wagner's Ring Without Words was performed ... of the world. He led the new orchestra at Beijing's National Centre for the Performing Arts on a fiveconcert run of the Verdi opera La Traviata. A year later, he led the China National Symphony ...




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