A man-made monster - that's how Michael Harley describes Shylock, who he plays in Stylus Productions' latest offering, William Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice.Tuesday, 10 November, 2009, 12:00am
Academy for Performing Arts students present Shakespeare's play about a merchant (Chan Kwan-kin, above) who promises to sacrifice a pound of flesh if he's unable to pay his debt to a moneylender. In Cantonese. An International Arts Carnival event. Today, 7.30pm, tomorrow, 3pm, 7.30pm, Jul 22, 3pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$120, HK$180 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 104420 Jul 2007 - 12:00am
Linda Marlowe in No Fear!
Gareth Armstrong in Shylock
Studio Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre
Reviewed: June 2528 Jun 2005 - 12:00am
Linda Marlowe in No Fear! Gareth Armstrong in Shylock
A double-bill of monologues (right). No Fear is based on the performer's life, while Gareth Armstrong celebrates the language of Shakespeare. In English with Chinese surtitles. Today, 7.45pm, HK Cultural Centre, Studio Theatre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, $150-$250 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 732326 Jun 2005 - 12:00am
TWO ONE-MAN SHOWS
Two monologues by veteran British artists Linda Marlowe and Gareth Armstrong will be staged at the Studio Theatre of the Hong Kong Cultural Centre from Friday to Sunday.
No Fear! by Marlowe is about a high wire-walker looking back at her life on her hundredth birthday.22 Jun 2005 - 12:00am
Hong Kong Players, The Merchant of Venice, Fringe Club Theatre, January 24-28.
H ONG KONG Players' production of The Mer chant of Venice, directed by Mike Ingham, certainly contains some surprises, two of which alter certain aspects of the play considerably.26 Jan 1994 - 12:00am