Cross-fertilisation of artistic cultures has been a part of the modern art scene for a while. Consider bhangra, Bollywood and the Beatles (remember the sitar in Within You Without You?). But some cultural enclaves have proved more resistant to collaboration than others.26 Jun 2011 - 12:00am
Noh Seung-yul might not have troubled the leaders yesterday, but he walked away from Fanling as the youngest-ever winner of the Asian Tour Order of Merit. The South Korean now has an unassailable lead after his main rival, Australian Marcus Fraser, played well but not well enough to collect the money he needed to reel Noh in.22 Nov 2010 - 12:00am
Australian Marcus Fraser had a few things to think about when he left the Hong Kong Golf Club last night.21 Nov 2010 - 12:00am
Taiwan's Lu Wei-chih opened his campaign at the Midea China Classic at a blistering pace yesterday, taking the first-round lead with a seven-under-par 64.17 Oct 2008 - 12:00am
After its lauded production of Scottish playwright David Harrower's controversial and intense Blackbird last year, it would be tempting for Theatre du Pif to stage another acclaimed script.
'But we prefer to do something different,' says Sean Curran, who co-founded the company with Bonni Chan Lai-chu in 1992.
'We want to work on something of our own.'6 Jul 2008 - 12:00am
It's a Noh play, but it's unlike any you may have seen before. There's a giant 3-D plasma screen as a backdrop, electronic instruments on the stage, and video monitors around the walls. A single performer struts around the stage wearing red shoes, and singing an English libretto in a strident tone.17 Jun 2007 - 12:00am
Pine Tree Under the Moon
Windmill Grass Theatre
Hong Kong City Hall Theatre
Reviewed: January 59 Jan 2007 - 12:00am
Named after the traditional Japanese theatre art to which its design pays homage, Kabuki Lounge in Lan Kwai Fong is decorated in dramatic golds, blacks and reds. The new restaurant, which occupies the space once filled by Hachi, boasts chef Leung Kam-sing, who's been cooking Japanese food for more than 20 years.20 Aug 2006 - 12:00am
There are few Japanese who expect to make a living performing and teaching Noh theatre, let alone Americans, yet Richard Emmert has become a world authority on the subject.6 Nov 1998 - 12:00am