The series of Easter eggs created by Faberg?for the Russian imperial family are the most celebrated of all the jeweller's works, and are considered to be some of the last great objets d'art commissions.

Friday, 6 January, 2012, 12:00am

Swan Lake

The HK Ballet (left) performs the romantic ballet about a prince who falls in love with a princess turned into a swan by an evil sorcerer's curse. Judith Yan conducts the HK Sinfonietta playing music by Tchaikovsky. Aug 19-21, 7.30pm, also Aug 20-21, 2.30pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$140-HK$1,000 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2105 9724

19 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Crush on you

Those who like their interiors pristine and orderly may not be enthusiastic about a current trend: overly crumpled fabrics.

10 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Swan Lake on Ice

Lyric Theatre, Nov 27-Dec 9

After 18 months of a two-year world tour, the Imperial Ice Stars arrive in Hong Kong to perform Swan Lake on Ice. The production brings together 25 world, European and national champion skaters who have won more than 200 medals, in a theatrical spectacle of elaborate costumes and sumptuous sets on ice.

22 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

A chance to see a cool version of Swan Lake

Winter in Hong Kong might not get cold enough for snow, but that doesn't mean Swan Lake can't freeze over and be turned from a ballet to an ice skating show at the Lyric Theatre of the Academy for Performing Arts from November 27 to December 9. Produced by Lunchbox Productions, it features the Imperial Ice Stars, made up of numerous top former Russian and European skate competitors.

15 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Spreading their wings

Figure skaters bring evergreen love story Swan Lake on Ice to Hong Kong

12 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Swan Lake

Guangdong Acrobatic Troupe of China perform the Russian ballet classic about a prince's journey to save a princess, who is turned into a swan by a curse. Opening programme of the International Arts Carnival. Wed-Sat, 7.30pm, Jul 8, 3pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$120-HK$300 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044

1 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Swan Lake

The Christine Liao School of Ballet stages the classic ballet with a cast of 120 swans and principals Eriko Ochiai and Wang Yong (right). Today-tomorrow, 7.30pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, $80-$200 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2736 6666

26 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

Restricted diet

Even though by the end of the series The Practice had become almost unbearably sentimental, with Dylan McDermott and Lara Flynn Boyle sharing the wobbly-lip honours as one case after another pitted them against one another, now it has finished we are one drama series down, perhaps never to be replaced.

3 May 1999 - 12:00am