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    Art house: feminist revolution in The Woman Knight of Mirror Lake

    Posted Jan 15th 2014, 10:51pm by Paul Fonoroff

    ... Paul Fonoroff Paul Fonoroff The 2011 centenary of China's Xinhai Revolution, which ended millennia of imperial rule and ushered in the republican era, presented filmmakers ... for Li Lihua when the saga was first brought before Hong Kong cameras six decades ago in The Dawn of China's Revolution (1953). Crystal Huang Yi, on the other hand, does not spring to mind ...

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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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    Art house: Sorrows of the Forbidden City is better without the baggage

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 11:19pm

    ... Hong Kong production was opportunistically exploited to bolster Chairman Mao Zedong in his own struggle against President Liu Shaoqi during the opening phase of the Cultural Revolution ...

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    Art house: The Godfather has influenced popular culture in unseen ways

    Posted Jan 08th 2014, 10:13pm by SEAN TIERNEY

    ... Sean Tierney Sean Tierney "Leave the gun. Take the cannoli." An epic tale of an Italian-American crime family's struggle to survive the shifting landscape of post-second world war organised crime in America, The Godfather is one of those rare films which has entered popular culture so thoroughly that many of its effects may not even be recognised as such. ...

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    Sharing the city's open spaces and culture is at the heart of the Freespace Fest

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 10:34pm by Vanessa Yung

    ... says Yu, the executive director for performing arts with the West Kowloon Cultural District Authority, the event's organisers. "We're trying to differentiate ourselves from ... curator of Hong Kong Institute of Contemporary Culture's MaD (Make a Difference), says she is confident the group's collaborative programme titled Construction-in-Progress can embrace ...

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    Arts preview: Magdalena Kožená and Private Musicke ready to baroque

    Posted Nov 06th 2013, 10:38pm by Sam Olluver

    ... Sam Olluver Sam Olluver A voice of many colours MAGDALENA KOŽENÁ AND PRIVATE MUSICKE Hong Kong Cultural Centre   It's not often that classical singers with pedigrees as colourful ... and on the opera stage is testament to her rare versatility. For Kožená, the former Czechoslovakia's 1989 velvet revolution came at exactly the right moment. She was 16. It brought about a peaceful ...

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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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    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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    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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    Blind alleys: Daido Moriyama is a master of street photography

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 11:35pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... digital and the invention of smartphones. He has little interest in the technological revolution, and confesses that he misses the time spent in a darkroom processing photos. "It's very ...




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