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  1. 1911 opera's Beijing run 'postponed, not cancelled'

    Posted Oct 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... that was 'totally wrong... Chinese leaders, including [ex-president] Jiang Zemin, [met]just a few days ago to celebrate the centenary of the [1911] revolution. How can it be due to political reasons?' Mok, who, as artistic director for Opera Hong Kong, commissioned the work with the Leisure and Cultural Services Department, said he expected the opera would run in Beijing next spring ...

  2. Alternative ideas need to be looked at to preserve integrity of the cultural hub

    Posted Jun 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... I understand that the Town Planning Board will soon be making a final decision on the future development of the West Kowloon Cultural District site based on the ill-designed plan submitted ... of the administration to bulldoze its proposals through the cultural district authority and Town Planning Board. It wants them to accept a plan which allots 59 per cent of the gross floor area for property ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Government issues warnings over Falun Gong 'banner war'

    Posted Apr 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... group. "It is like they are promoting the Cultural Revolution in Hong Kong," she said. Lam Kwok-on, the Youth Care Association's spokesman, said his group had put up so many ...

  4. Leung's vision for culture must protect last shards of TST's pre-colonial heritage

    Posted May 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Your editorial ('Cultural heritage worth fighting for', May 6) speaks of the 150 years of colonial history and fine traditions and practices that should be preserved ... a holistic culture policy. Preservation of pre-colonial heritage must be an intrinsic component of this vision. Mary Melville, Tsim Sha Tsui ...

  5. Peninsula hotel's historian digs out the glamorous Shanghai of the 1930s

    Posted Sep 17th 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... October. Hibbard found a trove of photographs and documents in libraries in Shanghai and Beijing, some hidden away during the Cultural Revolution. 'You don't ask questions, just go ...

  6. Sales pick up as curtain set to rise on 'Sun' opera

    Posted Oct 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... rehearsals, ensuring information on the production has been limited. Press photos and video were allowed at the rehearsal last night at the Cultural Centre in Tsim Sha Tsui in advance of tomorrow's planned debut. A spokeswoman for Opera Hong Kong, which commissioned the work with the Leisure and Cultural Services Department, said ticket sales were strong, especially recently. ...

  7. CULTURAL evolution

    Posted Oct 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Raymond Cheng Located in front of the luxury residential skyscrapers above Union Square, work on the West Kowloon Cultural District is set for further delays as a new design is revealed. ... to them- their input is vital to make the new cultural quarter a success long-term.' There will now be a Chinese cultural centre with a market, a literature museum, and three plazas to create ...

  8. Art Museum picks works for new series

    Posted May 16th 2008, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... parts - 'Cultural Evolution' and 'Cultural Revolution' - the exhibition was based on the digital works among the museum's collection, independent artists and the archive from the artists collective Videotage and the Hong Kong Arts Centre over the past 20 years. 'Each part aims at juxtaposing the cultural and aesthetic discourse of our heritage of moving ...

  9. Culture vultures shoot the breeze

    Posted Apr 16th 2010, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... Edited by Andrew Sun Zhou Jun: Red Hot and Grey Exhibition opening Where: Louis Vuitton Gallery When: March 23 What: Culture vultures dropped by the luxury label's gallery in Tsim Sha Tsui to explore the works of Chinese photographer Zhou Jun who explores the modern contradiction of progress in the mainland. Who: Checking out the social images and the architectural canapes ...

  10. Culture guide to show city offers more than just shopping

    Posted Mar 27th 2010, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow Hong Kong has more to offer than just shopping and dining and the Tourism Board is trying to get that message across through a new guide book to the local arts and culture scene. The guide is the first launched by the board and is aimed at spreading awareness of the city's cultural attractions ahead of the rise in cultural tourism once the West Kowloon ...




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