Lots of stomping good fun

Our junior reporters stomped and drummed. Then they spoke to the pros - the awesome crew of the Stomp performance group.

Samantha Borje

Wednesday, 2 November, 2011, 12:00am

Bash, drum, rock'n'roll

Faster, Fresher, Funnier' is the tagline for the revitalised version of the British percussion show Stomp. But does the 90-minute performance live up to this promise after being around for two decades?

23 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

The Stompers are back after six years - and you can win tickets to catch the musical mayhem

The Stompers are back in town and the promoter has provided readers with two packs of complimentary A-reserve tickets, worth HK$750 each to savour the head-bobbing, toe-tapping experience.

The show opens on October 25 and runs through November 6 for 16 shows at the Lyric Theatre at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts.

15 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

The Performance

The Performance


An international eight-member cast (below) use household objects such as garbage bins and brooms to create rhythms, music and dance. Today, 2.30pm and 8pm, HK Academy for Performing Arts, Lyric Theatre, 1 Gloucester Rd, Wan Chai, $295-$495, HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 2584 8514

11 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

Every act a smash hit

It's loud and noisy and if you lived next to them you would be complaining to the police. However, on the Lyric Theatre's stage, it's applause and acclaim. The eight-men Stomp band opened on Tuesday night with a sold-out crowd including singer Lui Fong, model Kathy Chow Man-kei and TV personality Dodo Cheng Yu-ling.

8 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

What's On


Singaporean singer-songwriter Stefanie Sun Yan Zi will take centre stage at the Hong Kong Coliseum on Friday and Saturday at 8.15pm.

The award-winning singer released her first self-titled album, Yan Zi, in June 2001.

5 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

The beat goes on for this troupe with a passion for percussion

Still going strong after 14 years, this highly original sonic extravaganza that 'makes something out of nothing' continues to draw rave reviews

FROM STREET performance to musical sensation, Stomp has evolved into a worldwide phenomenon, while not forgetting where it came from.

25 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

See what the noise is all about

Infectious rhythms and a barrage of incredible sound effects make for a sensational theatre experience

THE TOE-TAPPING, finger-snapping, foot-stomping musical that wowed Hong Kong audiences seven years ago is coming back - with a bang.

25 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

A taste of theatre over bland lunch

Had they known their snatched noon-time meetings in a banking boardroom would lead to Hong Kong's biggest theatre production company, the founders of Lunchbox might have called their company something a little more luscious. Banquet perhaps, or Hamper Inc.

9 Jan 1999 - 12:00am


Stomp - APA Lyric Theatre, Wan Chai, until October 25 Domestic helpers all over town will be finding themselves relieved of dishwashing duties in the next couple of weeks.

15 Oct 1998 - 12:00am