Kwai Tsing District

Mella takes Lan Kwai Fong partying to a new level of fun

Night owls and those who love to dance have a fresh venue to explore into the small hours.Photo: Edmond So

1/F, 17 Lan Kwai Fong, Central Tel: 9720 0053

Thursday, 23 August, 2012, 9:18am

Week ahead

Today

Five Olympic Flags - Stars Sand Sculptures Exhibition

Olympics-themed sand sculptures, including of sports stars such as Hong Kong windsurfing gold medallist Lee Lai-shan, by ice and sand sculptors Michel de Kok and Natasha Rose. Daily (until Sept 2), 10am-10pm, Tseung Kwan O Plaza, 1 Tong Tak St, Tseung Kwan O, free. Inquiries: 2207 4001

29 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Mum left son home alone to go gambling

A mother who left her four-year-old son alone at home to go gambling in Macau was put on 12 months' probation yesterday.

Cheung Kwai-mui, a 40-year-old housewife, went to Macau when her four-year-old son was asleep at home on the Shek Yam Estate, Kwai Tsing, last month. The boy called police when he woke up the next morning and found his mother was absent.

28 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Going out

Exhibitions

Benevolence and Loftiness: The Cinematic Legend of Wong Fei-hung

15 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

White

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

Triptych

City Contemporary Dance Company performs The Tale of Miles (choreographed by Mui Cheuk-yin, Guangdong Modern Dance Company performs Voice After (choreographed by Liu Qi) and BeijingDance/LDTX performs First Ritual (choreographed by Li Hanzhong and Ma Bo). Jun 15-16, 8pm, Kwai Tsing Theatre, 12 Hing Ning Rd, Kwai Chung, HK$140-HK$250 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2329 7803

15 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Leung promises more visibility, more scrutiny

Chief executive-elect Leung Chun-ying has promised to visit all the city's 18 districts at least once a year when he takes office, and also vowed his ministers will be more visible and accountable too.

27 May 2012 - 12:00am

Triad ketamine haul worth HK$10m seized

Police seized 93kg of drugs and chemical additives - enough to produce HK$10 million worth of ketamine - in a raid on a subdivided flat in Sham Shui Po.

Officers later arrested two suspected members of the Wo Shing Wo triad, and one woman, at their Kwai Chung homes in Wednesday's operation. Police were still looking for at least three other suspects in the case last night.

25 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: frenchmay.com

14 May 2012 - 12:00am

Week ahead

Monday

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

athlete of the week

Name Lily Li Lai-kuen School TWGHs Chen Zao Men College Grade Form Five Sport Basketball, athletics, cross-country

14 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Unsung hero

Name Simon Leung Chun-wing School CCC Yenching College Grade Form Seven Sport Football

Achievements

Simon, 18, plays in defence and midfield in the Kwai Tsing District (Second Division Team). He was captain of the Kwai Tsing Under-19 team in 2009, and also a member of Hong Kong's Under-17 squad.

12 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

The Planner

Exhibitions

Unveiling Nanfei's Curtain

Oil paintings, wooden sculptures and paper figures by Wang Nanfei present her perspective and experience of living in Beijing. Today, 9.30am-6.30pm, Art Experience Gallery, Rm 2009, Cable TV Tower, 9 Hoi Shing Rd, Tsuen Wan. Inquiries: 2110 9928. Ends today

Poetry in Motion

2 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Solo & Improv: Dance or What!?

Victor Ma Choi-wo curates Y Space's showcase of solo dance works by international artists (including Abby Chan, left) and improv jams performed by Hong Kong dancers, musicians and interactive media artists. Until Dec 3, 8pm, Dec 4, 7.30pm, Kwai Tsing Theatre, 12 Hing Ning Rd, Kwai Chung, HK$160 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2470 0511

1 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

unsung hero

Name Leo Li Ming-chak School Lai King Catholic Secondary School Grade Form Six Sport Basketball

Achievements

Leo, 17, plays as a shooting guard for South China Athletics Association in the local Second Division. His team came third in this year's LCSD Cup.

1 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

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