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Modern Dance

Arts Review: 'The Buying Game' sells itself short

City Contemporary Dance Company's full-length production The Buying Game explores that most Hong Kong of occupations - shopping.

Tuesday, 30 April, 2013, 10:29am

Bangkok

Luke Cassady-Dorion looks like a man at peace as he sips his coffee between smiles.

1 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Cheerful acrobatics

'Follow us, shout for Ladies, go Ladies, go Ladies! Follow us, shout for Ladies, win Ladies, win Ladies! Follow us, shout for Ladies, fight Ladies, fight Ladies!'

It's a Sunday morning and the cheers are reverberating through the halls of a factory building in Tsuen Wan. And it's not some sort of protest or factory song.

22 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Asia Pacific Dance Platform 2011

Asia Pacific Dance Platform 2011 Black Box Theatre, Kwai Tsing Theatre Reviewed: Feb 26

Now in its third season, the Hong Kong Arts Festival's Asia Pacific Dance Platform brings together contemporary dance artists from around the region for a series of workshops and performances.

1 Mar 2011 - 12:00am

Degrees of freedom

City Contemporary Dance Company (CCDC) resident artist Xing Liang says the aim of his 2008 piece Out of the Box was 'to answer my own questions about dance'. In his latest work, Six Degrees, the dancer/choreographer goes a little further to ask: 'Why are we here? For what? What is life?'

5 Dec 2010 - 12:00am

Dances with dreams

Dancing is hard to define. It is an entertainment, a sport; it's a way to communicate myriad emotions. And now a host of students will show Hong Kong how amazing it can be.

11 Dec 2009 - 12:00am

Rousing the crowd

Thirty-five teams of cheerleaders slugged it out late last month for a chance to perform in the East Asian Games.

26 Jun 2009 - 12:00am

Cheerleaders strut their stuff

The 2010 Asian Games in Guangzhou is set for November next year, but the selection process to determine a cheerleading squad for the event started last month at universities in the port city.

9 Jun 2009 - 12:00am

Free-form inspiration

While many Hongkongers find contemporary dance unstructured and bewildering, for Willy Tsao - often described as the 'father of modern dance in China' - it's an 'indescribable' obsession.

4 Dec 2008 - 12:00am

About Khon

Thai classical dancer Pichet Klunchun (above left), his Pichet Klunchun Dance Company and French choreographer Jerome Bel (right) put a modern spin on the centuries-old court dance drama. With English dialogue. A New Vision Arts Festival event. Today-tomorrow, 8pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$120, HK$200 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044

21 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

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