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  1. Curtain rises on a Picasso theatrical treasure

    Posted Oct 10th 2004, 12:00am by John Kohut

    ... the ballet was first performed, the CNDP says, was that the French audiences regarded cubism as a foreign (particularly German) movement, and thus offensive to national pride. Parade, Two IFC atrium, ... for the 1917 ballet Parade will make a rare appearance when it goes up this month at Two IFC to launch the Hong Kong sector of the Year of France in China festival. It will be the first time ...

  2. 4,000 youngsters to rally for nationalist parade

    Posted Apr 26th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Dikky Sinn More than 4,000 youngsters will take part in a parade on Monday marking the May 4th Movement of 1919, which saw student-led protests against China's weakness in standing up to foreign countries, especially Japan. Organised by 10 non-governmental organisations, the 15-minute parade will start from Golden Bauhinia Square and make its way to Wan Chai Sports Ground, where ...

  3. Thousands hit the streets to mark 60 years

    Posted Sep 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Kang-chung Hong Kong was in a festive mood yesterday as a host of parades and activities brought tens of thousands of fun-seekers to Hong Kong Island to celebrate the 60th anniversary ... into a carnival venue, drawing hundreds of visitors to watch a sea, land and sky parade. The half-hour event included a procession of vessels- among them a fire boat, a Chinese junk, a ferry and yachts- ...

  4. In Brief

    Posted May 09th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hu visits Moscow for parade President Hu Jintao arrived in Moscow yesterday to attend ceremonies marking the 65th anniversary of victory over Nazi Germany during the second world war. Hu will join other state leaders for the huge parade on Moscow's Red Square today and wreath-laying ceremonies at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. During his stay in Moscow, Hu will meet Russian ...

  5. Dragon breathing bright

    Posted Sep 28th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The traditional fire dragon dance is staged in Tai Hang, Hong Kong Island, last night, as part of the celebrations marking the Mid-Autumn Festival. For more than 120 years, people have been parading the dragon, bristling with incense sticks, in the belief it will drive away plague. The Leisure and Cultural Services Department is staging a series of carnivals to mark ...

  6. Woody and pals make their way to HK

    Posted Nov 13th 2010, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... would not be held until January, when a parade was scheduled. The rising yuan was not a big problem for the park, he said, but the city's many infrastructure projects were pushing up demand ...

  7. The buzz

    Posted Sep 16th 2010, 12:00am by Adam Wright

    ... Centre's HKRep Black Box. At the risk of coming across as a wide-eyed newbie, Going Out cannot recommend highly enough a visit to Tai Hang to watch the famous fire dragon parade from Tuesday ...

  8. Daring to be different

    Posted Jun 24th 2010, 12:00am by Jacqueline Tsang

    ... couples are also doing away with conventional practices for a more modern feel. Ice-breaker games and magic shows have decreased in popularity, while Lau says the iconic 'Pig Parade ...

  9. Outtakes

    Posted Jul 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Adam Wright

    ... Handsome Furs are doing their best to rectify the situation. The story starts at a Vancouver gig by Montreal indie-rockers Wolf Parade, where an attractive girl, Alexei Perry, in the audience ...

  10. Over the moon

    Posted Sep 16th 2010, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... adapted these traditions when they moved here from the mainland. 'In Hong Kong we have our own special rituals,' he says. 'The Tai Hang Fire Dragon parade [from Tuesday to Thursday] ...




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