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Stage Crew

600 staff needed for Halloween

To celebrate Halloween, Ocean Park runs a special event every October to create excitement.

Saturday, 17 July, 2010, 12:00am

What do they do?

My best friend is a phlebotomist. What's that? Oh, don't you know? He draws blood from people who have to have hospital tests. And another friend is a toxicologist. He works with poisons. What do your friends do?

Exercise 1

Put the correct profession into these sentences. There is a list of professions on the right to help you if you need it.

10 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Go with the glow

It takes attention to illumination to cast your home in the best possible light

When you are looking for that dream apartment you're likely to pour over the floor plan, fuss over the location and negotiate over kitchen and bathroom fittings. One thing you may miss is the lighting, yet designers agree it is a crucial component of a great home.

22 May 2005 - 12:00am

What's On


Funky pop group Material Girls will perform tomorrow and Wednesday at 8pm at City Hall's Concert Hall.

The concerts mark the Hong Kong debut for the band.

7 Mar 2005 - 12:00am

Actors spot on in dark comedy, but audience misses their cues

The Dresser

Fringe Club Studio

Tonight, June 9-12, 16-19

Much of the dark humour of the first half of Ronald Harwood's The Dresser appeared to sail over the heads of a supportive, but largely uncomprehending, first-night audience, who laughed nervously in response to the most obvious cues but failed altogether to respond to the subtler asides.

5 Jun 2004 - 12:00am

Lawyer turns talents to the stage

Neville Sarony SC (pictured) is showing he can stand on his own two feet - not only in the courtroom but on stage as well.

The lawyer has worked on trying to clear the name of the former head of the Narcotics Bureau, Sin Kam-wah, who has been jailed for three years for accepting free sex from prostitutes. Not an easy task - but neither is acting on stage.

3 Jun 2004 - 12:00am

Pics of the week

It is hard to believe Polytechnic University is the only place in HongKong that offers a degree in photography. But then again, some of us don't even know you could get a degree in snapping pictures. Parting Shots On A Lonely Planet is an exhibition of selected works by graduates Kwan Hiu-tung, Fung Lai-hung, Cheung Chi-hung and Yip Shing-yan.

4 Aug 2000 - 12:00am

Electrician hurt

An electrician, 20, who suffered a severe shock working inside a meter room on the fifth floor of a building in Queen's Road Central, was treated at Queen Mary Hospital.

27 Oct 1998 - 12:00am

The show behind the scenes

Those curious about the inner workings of the stage and entertainment world had a glimpse behind the scenes at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts (APA) open day recently.

5 Apr 1996 - 12:00am

Shedding light on his subjects

RICHARD Pacholski must count circuit breakers in his sleep.

25 Mar 1994 - 12:00am