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Audition

Mainland players on the up

The Asian Youth Orchestra (AYO) gave its first concerts in 1990 and, although conductors, players and repertoire change over the years, one constant is the annual auditioning tour undertaken by the orchestra's founder, Richard Pontzious, now its artistic director and con

Sunday, 14 August, 2011, 12:00am

Struggling young singers and dancers sought for musical about struggling ...

It's a musical about struggling young artists trying to survive and thrive in a big city, so it's quite appropriate the Hong Kong Youth Arts Foundation - which consists of a lot of struggling young artists trying to survive and thrive in such a city - is tackling the prize-winning Jonathan Larson Broadway hit Rent for its flagship musical in November.

6 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

A meeting of traditions

Absolutely Fabulous Theatre Connection is calling upon 11- to 16-year-olds to audition for MIM: The Musical in a Musical, which will combine western and Chinese musical theatre traditions.

2 Jul 2009 - 12:00am

Players wish for young Aladdin performers

This year, rubbing Aladdin's magic lamp might result in three Christmas wishes being granted. For their seasonal panto this December, the Hong Kong Players have decided to stage something not especially seasonal or traditional. Instead, the amateur troupe looks to the Middle East with the story of Aladdin from the book One Thousand and One Nights (or Arabian Nights).

20 May 2009 - 12:00am

Looking for that star factor

It's not quite American Idol, but Kids' Gallery is holding auditions for its Star Factor talent search once again.

The event will be part of the promotional Festival Week held by the arts education centre for children, culminating on June 20 at the Academy of Performing Arts.

13 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

Audition time: when it rains, it pours

A few days after Korean mega-star Rain performs in town, his talent agency JYP Entertainment plans to hold auditions to add new talent to its roster.

4 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

Invitation to choir audition

The Kassia Youth Choir, which is for young women aged 13-18, invites interested teenagers to audition for its next concert, A Night at the Movies.

The concert will be held on November 8 at the Shouson Theatre as part of the Hong Kong Youth Arts Festival, and songs will include My Guy and Hopelessly Devoted to You.

13 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

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25 May 2004 - 12:00am

Call to audition for young actors

An audition for Barrie Keeffe's hard-hitting drama, Gotcha, will be held for young actors aged between 16 and 20 years old.

Gotcha, being staged at Fringe Club from July 22 to 24, is the story of a rebellious student, Kid, who takes three teachers hostage in a school storeroom on the last day of term.

27 Apr 2004 - 12:00am

Fresh face of fame

Hong Kong's Chinese-German supermodel, Denise Keller, is the new face of Shiseido's American campaign. The 20-year-old beat 300 models at a New York audition this month to lead the Japanese beauty company in its next push on the US market. Contract details with Shiseido are still being finalised.

6 Dec 2002 - 12:00am

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