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  1. Rare chance to see Cantonese opera sung in English

    Posted Oct 21st 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... the traditional Chinese art form, which the United Nations has recognised as a non-commercial cultural heritage, in English. The Wah Yan Dramatic Society is staging a show called A Lizard Is No Dragon on Thursday and Friday at the APA Drama Theatre. Not only have all the words been translated into English, the amateur presentation includes local stars, with most coming from the business ...

  2. Young musos urged to get in the swing and strike up the big band

    Posted Oct 16th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen Involved in as many events as they are, the Hong Kong Youth Arts Foundation is constantly on the lookout for more talent and help. One of their latest projects is to establish a jazz orchestra. Intended to give secondary school youngsters a taste of performing the big band bop and swing from the era of Duke Ellington, ...

  3. Sweet dreams are made as diva sings heart out for charity

    Posted May 01st 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... will be at a HK$3,000-a-head dinner at the Crown Wine Cellars, while the second exclusive event is to be confirmed. For info, call the foundation at 2542 1177. On the other end of the social spectrum, English punk ... Foundation has invited tennis great Martina Navratilova (pictured) to the city for two events on May 11 and 12. The all-time top women's Grand Slam title holder was involved in a project ...

  4. Chance for budding thespians to get into the act in Antigone

    Posted May 11th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... du Pif is seeking experienced English speakers for four roles in a coming production of Antigone by French playwright Jean Anouilh. The existential play is based on Sophocles' Greek ... will be staged at the Cultural Centre from July 30 to August 2, and will be guest-directed by Canadian dramatist Jovanni Sy. The Hong Kong Youth Arts Foundation is extending its audition deadline ...

  5. So you think you can dance? Step right up

    Posted Nov 21st 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... Arts Foundation is asking. The group is looking for young, energetic dancers and actors between the ages of 12 and 25 for some large-scale performances next year. To make the cut, you have ... Bay School at 6 Hau Yuen Path, Braemar Hill. You need to register beforehand and- get ready to panic!- the registration deadline is today. Call 2877 2656 or e-mail kerryL@hkyaf.com now. ...

  6. Thursday Think Tank

    Posted Dec 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... 1 ESF wants HK$25,000 levy from all new pupils ... hey, you should know by now - if you speak English in Hong Kong, you pay gweilo prices. 2 Trams collide in Causeway Bay ... it seems a couple of ding-dings got dinged up. 3 Police commissioner apologises for school name leak ... in the future, he promises to stick to using pupils as human roadblocks. 4 Mong Kok eatery with HK$10 ...

  7. New York 'mural kings' leave their mark for a worthy cause

    Posted Nov 05th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... of the season's larger parties to toast a new Pacific Place store and raise some change for the Chi Heng Foundation. The stars of the night were New York street graffiti collective, Tats Cru, who created ... for males. The cost is HK$3,300, which is how much it costs to pay for the education-related expenses of an Aids-affected child on the mainland from primary to junior school. Now that's fashion ...

  8. Budding catwalk models wanted in showcase for young designers

    Posted Sep 05th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. Interested in fashion, strutting down a catwalk and having your last name abbreviated to just a single initial? The Hong Kong Youth Arts Foundation and the University of Central Lancashire are jointly organising two fashion shows for young designers next month. It seems the British school is opening ...

  9. Actress allows her writing talents to blossom for charity

    Posted Mar 27th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with cancer survivor and illustrator Montagut Chuen (or Montagut.C), who did the drawings while Lee wrote the tale. Proceeds will go to the Hope Education Foundation, supporting childhood education. ... of Little Yellow Flower- in Chinese and English- at 2pm on Saturday at The Commercial Press' Tsim Sha Tsui Book Centre (Shop 213, Miramar Shopping Centre). ...

  10. Model couple inspired by Nepal and their guide to run auction for village education

    Posted Jun 01st 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... of their expedition leader's real dream to open a school in his home village and realised they were in a position to help. To that end, the two will host a charity auction party tomorrow night at the Kee Club for the Moonlight Foundation Nepal to help provide underprivileged Nepali children with an education. 'We fell in love with Nepal,' Luko said. 'Santos was from a small ...




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