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Hong Kong gigs

Jolin Tsai, violinist Charlie Siem and comic Rob Torres - tickets on sale

From Mando-pop to a model-violinist and the International Man of Mirth, there’s a variety of entertainment to book your seats for

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 29 October, 2015, 12:45pm
UPDATED : Thursday, 29 October, 2015, 12:45pm

Jolin Tsai

It’s been four long years since the diva of Taiwanese pop held a concert in the city. For her highly anticipated return, the Mando-pop veteran promises to push the boundaries after hiring industry experts in costume, stage and set design, along with top choreographers from America, to ensure fans are treated to an explosive show with top-notch visuals to go along with her music. December 11-12, 8:15pm, Hong Kong Coliseum, 9 Cheong Wan Road, Hung Hom, HK$180-HK$880 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2111 5999

Charlie Siem

The British-Norwegian classical violinist and fashion model joins the City Chamber Orchestra next month for one night only. Under the baton of guest conductor Ken-David Masur, the 29-year-old, who last year became the face of Hugo Boss, will play music by Grieg, Vaughan Williams, Respighi and Ravel.

November 21, 8pm, Hong Kong City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$200-HK$400 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2864 2156

SEE ALSO: Other strings to his bow: Charlie Siem - classical violinist, model and pop performer

WATCH Charlie Siem play for Lady Gaga

Room to Play

Praised by The New York Times as “world class”, Rob Torres, dubbed the International Man of Mirth, blends elements of theatre, circus and pantomime in his one-man show that has delighted audiences worldwide. See him spin plates, juggle cups and craftily change wardrobes, all while maintaining the showmanship and humour he’s known for.

December 31, 7:30pm, Sheung Wan Civic Centre, 345 Queen’s Road Central, Sheung Wan, HK$140-HK$240. January 1, 7:30pm, Tai Po Civic Centre, 12 On Ping Road, Tai Po, HK$130-HK$180. January 2, 7:30pm, North District Town Hall, 2 Lung Wan Street, Sheung Shui, HK$130, HK$180. January 3, 4pm, Ngau Chi Wan Civic Centre, 11 Clear Water Bay Road, Ngau Chi Wan, HK$140-HK$240 Urbtix. Inquiries: 3761 6661