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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Arts preview: Hong Kong Players take on cult comedy Abigail's Party

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 11:09pm by Robin Lynam

    ... 10. The play is a black comedy of the British middle class manners of its time, but Hong Kong Players' director Jodi Gilchrist expects it to appeal to a broad audience. "I think ... play and television version made a star of Alison Steadman- Leigh's wife at the time- as Beverly Moss, the department store make-up sales girl-turned nightmarish lower middle class ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    So near, yet so feared

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 09:09am by cecilie gamst berg

    ... on video a few years earlier. They still laughed at my middle-class abhorrence to hanging live, flapping chickens upside down. As we chatted, a jumped-up government official- a clipboard Nazi- came ... plastic-and-polystyrene-wrapped vegetables from last week like everybody else, Ophelia. That's what the modern people do. On the other side of the river, in the middle of the meat market- not yet razed because ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Mar 24th 2013, 12:00am

    ... than a year they went from being “the very best that ‘95 Britpop has to offer” to an “inauthentic middle-class pop band”, but that’s the British press for you. Always up for a new challenge, ... Salinger’s short stories documented the moral tribulations of the middle-class Glass family, the eldest child of which, Seymour, provided the name for a 1990s student band, who, when instructed to do ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Art House: Antonioni's La Notte focuses more on characters than urban alienation

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 11:21pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... that is the Pirelli Tower, La Notte is really just a close study of an unhappy, middle-class couple whose emotional issues are largely separate from the times. That affinity to the stylistically mundane may ... Antonioni's 1961 Berlin Golden Bear winner. Less radical in form than either L'Avventura (1960) or L'Eclisse (1962), but no less intriguing in tone, this middle entry of the Italian ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: anger issues

    Posted Jul 28th 2013, 12:00am

    ... store being obstructed by lots of neat, middle-class people. Even the protesters’ banners have started to reflect an ironic sense of demo fatigue. One held aloft at this year’s July 1 march ...

  6. Magazines - 48hrs - EAT/DRINK

    Bar Review: The Living Room at The Pawn

    Posted Jun 20th 2013, 12:00am by Martyn Cornell

    ... and slightly older expats, both Western and Asian, and older middle-class local couples. The drinks: the rarities cover beers from Yorkshire brewery Samuel Smith, including its excellent Organic Pale ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 10:09pm

    ... Jeffrey Ross Hyman and grew up in the middle-class New York neighbourhood of Forest Hills, in Queens. Some blamed Ramone’s awkward demeanour on his height (six foot, six inches) while others ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: the look of exodus

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 10:09pm by Jason Wordie

    ... of local Portuguese and Eurasians, a portion of that small number who self-identified as Hong Kong Chinese also left permanently during this period. Another wave of middle-class departures occurred ...

  9. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Art house: Festival Moon highlights inequality in Hong Kong, past and present

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 01:11am by Paul Fonoroff

    ... has changed in the past six decades. The Chens are educated members of the middle class, yet their housing conditions are appalling. The chasm between the "haves" ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: schools of hard knocks

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 11:21pm by Jason Wordie

    ... the Chinese down”) overstate the issue, it’s clear how these feelings arose. The 90s witnessed a huge flight of Hong Kong’s middle class to local international schools, where critical thinking ...




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