Kwai Fong

City Digest, September 15, 2012

Education row sinks Leung's popularity

Saturday, 15 September, 2012, 3:16am


Britain's Catherine Wheels Theatre Company's playful family-oriented drama set in a bright and ordered world where one day colours magically emerge. Starring Sean Hay and Ross Allan (left). With limited English dialogue. Jul 11-17, 5pm, also Jul 12-17, 2.30pm, Kwai Tsing Theatre, 12 Hing Ning Rd, Kwai Chung, HK$200 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 2044

11 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Stylish Pulp buzzes with celebrities for its Lan Kwai Fong debut

Lan Kwai Fong has never lacked spaces to drink and thanks to Cafe Deco Group, there is another contender on the strip.

27 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Tang Mei-yun Taiwanese Opera Company (Gezi Opera)

The Taiwanese gezi opera troupe performs in productions of: The Princess and the Hunter, Jun 23; and Love on Pregnancy, Jun 24. Both shows: In Taiwanese with Chinese and English surtitles. 7.30pm, Kwai Tsing Theatre, 12 Hing Ning Rd, Kwai Chung, HK$100-HK$240 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7325

23 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Cool and creative

Our summer issue looks at innovation in cooking, from reinterpreting classics to using different ingredients and techniques - some that even require liquid nitrogen to prepare the dish.

We talk to creative chefs making their mark on the Hong Kong restaurant scene, asking how they are pushing their respective cuisines forward in the continuing quest to excite diners.

22 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Anhui Huangmei Opera Theatre

17 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Why local is the new global

It's the age of the internet revival: Facebook, Groupon and LinkedIn have raised vast sums in splashy initial public offerings. The net has gone mobile with the boom in smartphones. Sites such as Amazon and Google have evolved into highly profitable firms.

28 May 2012 - 12:00am

Mainland outpacing HK, Zeman says

The 'father of Lan Kwai Fong', who is extending the brand to the mainland, says Hong Kong risks losing its edge.

Allan Zeman, whose Lan Kwai Fong Holdings developed the city's best-known entertainment district, said he had been approached by more than 10 local governments on the mainland to extend the Lan Kwai Fong brand to their cities.

21 May 2012 - 12:00am

Celebrity chef Goldstein on hand as the Strip House takes the wraps off its culinary delights

Celebrity chef Harlan Goldstein played host this week for the grand opening of his much anticipated new venture, Strip House in Lan Kwai Fong's Grand Progress Building, the same building that housed his now-defunct Tuscany by H restaurant.

17 May 2012 - 12:00am

Otto lounge

4/F Grand Progress Building 15-16 Lan Kwai Fong, Central

17 May 2012 - 12:00am

Le Centaure et l'Animal

Equestrian theatre specialist Bartabas and butoh dancer Ko Murobushi perform with four equine 'dancing partners'. A Le French May programme. In English: May 14-15, 18-19, 8pm. In French: May 17, 8pm. All shows: Kwai Tsing Theatre, 12 Hing Ning Rd, Kwai Chung, HK$250-HK580 Urbtix. Inquiries:

14 May 2012 - 12:00am

Nothing but sparkle at Tinseltown launch, thanks to owners Adrienne Lau and Ch'ngs

It's not easy to get a business off the ground, so a little star power can go a long way. The club of celebrity entrepreneurs has now been joined by Adrienne Lau and the Ch'ng sisters - Jacqueline, Lisa and Mona.

6 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Week ahead


Filmmaking Camp

Focus on Film course introducing the fundamentals of making movies to participants aged 11-17 years. In English. Apr 2-5, 9am-3.30pm, Hong Kong International School, High School, 1 Red Hill Rd, Tai Tam, HK$3,850, registration required. Inquiries: 2987 6656

Creative Writing Workshops

1 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

The Legend and the Hero

Willy Tsao Sing-yuen choreographs (with Dominic Wong Dick-man, left, and Bruce Wong Chun-bong) and directs City Contemporary Dance Company's epic dance theatre production about patriotic statesman-poet-martyr Qu Yuan (340-278BC). Dec 9-10, 8pm, Kwai Tsing Theatre, 12 Hing Ning Rd, Kwai Chung, HK$140-HK$500 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2329 7803

9 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Just purrfect

Korean designer Kim Myoung-su loves cats so much she gave up a promising career as a musician to focus on drawing pictures of furry felines.

4 Dec 2011 - 12:00am