Exhibitions Take Five Five contemporary Filipino artists focus on art's therapeutic effects. Part of the Third Philippine Arts Festival. Today, 10.30am-6.30pm, Asia Fine Art, 99 Queen's Rd East, Wan Chai. Inquiries: 2522 0405. Ends today In Memory of Jerry Kwan A memorial show for the local artist who passed away in May, featuring paintings and mixed-media works loaned from collectors and friends. Today, 10am-6pm, Pao Galleries, 4/F HK Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, Wan Chai. Inquiries: 2582 0200. Ends today Show Your Colour Joe Lui Long-ting's mixed-media sculptures about the uniqueness and freedom of different people. Today-tomorrow, 2pm-9pm, hulahoop Gallery, G/F, 23 Sau Wa Fong, Saint Francis St, Wan Chai. Inquiries: 6939 8023. Ends tomorrow Dreams Contemporary photography by Liu Ren, Chen Zhuo and Huang Keyi. Today-tomorrow, 11am-7pm, Sat, noon-8pm, Ooi Botos Gallery, 5 Gresson St, Wan Chai. Inquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org . Ends Sat Affordable Art for Charity Over 30 artists, including Chow Chun-fai, Joey Leung, Christopher Ku, Ivy Chan, Carmen Ho, and Lam Tung-pang present their artwork for exhibition and charity sales. Sat-Jul 6, 1pm-7pm, Wah Luen Industrial Building, Block B, G/F Unit 43, 15-21 Wong Chuk Yeung St, Fo Tan. Inquiries: email@example.com . Ends Jul 6 PA/IN/HK Parisian photographer PA Gillet captures trivial details in everyday life. Part of Le French May. Mon-Fri, 10am-8pm, Sat-Sun, 1pm-7.30pm, Kapok Gallery, G/F 9 Dragon Rd, Tin Hau. Inquiries: 2549 9254. Ends Jul 7 Royal Saddles Taiwanese collector Wellington Wang presents saddles, cruppers, and stirrups from Chinese royal families between the Yuen and Qing Dyansties. Daily, 10am-10pm, 2/F Times Square, Causeway Bay. Inquiries: 2118 8856. Ends Jul 7 Dream in a Moment Korean artist Kim Ji-eh's paintings investigate the concepts of eternity and time. Mon-Sat, 10.30am-7.30pm, or by appointment, Shin Hwa Gallery, G/F, 32 Aberdeen St, Central. Inquiries: 2803 7960. Ends Jul 8 SKIN:INKS Tattoo Art Fourteen local tattoo studios showcase their works, challenging the negative preconceptions about tattoo art. Daily, noon-midnight (Sun from 2pm), Racks, 7/F M88, 2-8 Wellington St, Central. Inquiries: 2833 9971. Ends Jul 9 Graduation Exhibition The HK Academy for Performing Arts' Department of Theatre Design presents costumes, props, designs, models, and scenic paintings by graduates. Daily, 10am-10pm, Studio Theatre and Painters' Corner, HK Academy for Performing Arts, 1 Gloucester Rd, Wan Chai. Inquiries: 2584 8500. Ends Jul 10 Cyclic Circles Noel de Guzman's artwork contemplates the symbol of the circle and its cyclic nature. Mon-Sat, 11am-7pm, Sun, 2pm-6pm, Karin Weber Gallery, G/F, 20 Aberdeen St, Central. Inquiries: 2544 5004. Ends Jul 10 Postcapitalism Kidnapping French photographer Frank Perrin and painter ZEVS challenge consumerism through images of fashion shows and brands. Mon-Sat, 10.30am-7pm, or by appointment, Art Statements Gallery, G/F, 5 Mee Lun St, Central. Inquiries: 2122 9657. Ends Jul 12 Recurrences Ye Henggui's black and white paintings of chaotic scenes draw attention to urban problems. Mon-Sat, 10.30am-6.30pm, Schoeni Main Gallery, 21-31 Old Bailey St, Central. Inquiries: 2869 8802. Ends Jul 17 Digit@logue Artists from the mainland, Hong Kong and Taiwan, including Henry Chu, Hung Keung and Kingsley Ng, present digital-media works created over the past two decades. Daily, 10am-6pm (Sat until 8pm), closed Thu, HK Museum of Art, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$10, free on Wed. Inquiries: 2721 0116. Ends Jul 20 The Vollard Suite Picasso's 100 intaglio prints on diverse themes, with an emphasis on classical and neo-classical subjects. Mon-Sat, 9.30am-6pm, Sun, 1pm-6pm, University Museum and Art Gallery, 94 Bonham Rd, Pok Fu Lam. Inquiries: 2241 5512. Ends Jul 20 Current Graduation show of HK Baptist University's Academy of Visual Arts. Daily, 10am-6pm, Kai Tak Campus, HK Baptist University, 51 Kwun Tong Rd, Kowloon Tong. Inquiries: 2353 5170. Ends Jul 20 The Hope and Struggle Mimi Leung paints and draws abstract figures that reflect hope, and the isolation of living in a new country. Opening reception, today, 6.30pm, Mon-Thu, 1.30pm-11pm, Fri and Sat, 1.30pm- 12.30am, Culture Club Gallery, 15 Elgin St, Central. Inquiries: 2815 1112. Ends Jul 26 Bond, Agent Bond Singaporean artists Zack Razak (aka Lilpinkdevil), Desmond Teo and Francis Poon explore themes of mobility and sociability in their interactive installations. Tue-Sun, 2pm-8pm, 1a space, Unit 14, Cattle Depot Artists Village, 63 Ma Tau Kok Rd, To Kwa Wan. Ends Jul 27 History Will Repeat Itself Re-enactments of Asian historical events through 15 artists' media works that explore how collective memory is constructed by the media. Mon-Fri, 10am-8pm, Sat, 2pm-6pm, Goethe-Institut, 14/F HK Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, Wan Chai; daily, 10am-8pm, closed Thu, HK Film Archive, 50 Lei King Rd, Sai Wan Ho; and Mon-Fri, 11am-6pm, Videotage, Cattle Depot Artist Village, 63 Ma Tau Kok Rd, To Kwa Wan. Inquiries: 2802 0088. Ends Jul 27 Tribes Featuring works from artists around the world. Tue-Sat, 10.30am-7.30pm, Sun, 2-7pm, Sin Sin Fine Art, G/F, 1 Prince's Terrace, Mid-Levels, Sin Sin Annex, 53 Sai St, Central. Inquiries: 2858 5072. Ends Aug 26 All the Lonely People An exhibition featuring photographs taken in Hong Kong and London by Alexandra Kuok Leese. Jul 9, 6pm-8pm. The Foyer (outside Summer Palace), Level 5, Island Shangri-La, Pacific Place, Supreme Court Rd, Central. Performing Arts Oleanna The Blank Theatre Company performs David Mamet's play, in which a professor confronts a female student who accuses him of sexual harassment. Sam Yates directs. Kesty Morrison and Howard Paley star. In English. Today-Sat, 8pm, HK Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, Wan Chai, HK$220, HK$190 (concession). Inquiries: 9127 0420 To Love Somebody (rerun) The Nonsensemakers presents Szeto Wai-kin's drama set in the Song dynasty, about the intricate relationships between two men and three women. Directed by Henry Fong. Stars Rensen Chan Man-kong and Jo Ngai Yee-shan. In Cantonese. Today-Jul 6, 7.30pm, Sat-Jul 6 also at 2.30pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$190, HK$260, HK$150 (concessions) Urbtix. Inquiries: 9735 0233 Rat. Revenge. Sword On and On Theatre Workshop presents Poon Wai-sum's farce based on a short novel written by Lu Xun, about traditional Chinese swordsmanship and revenge. Directed by Chan Ping-chiu. Stars Lee Chun-chow. In Cantonese. Today-Jul 8, 8pm, On and On Theatre, Unit 9, Cattle Depot Artists Village, 63 Ma Tau Kok Rd, To Kwa Wan, HK$140, HK$110 (concessions). Inquiries: 2503 1630 Murder Mystery Interactive theatre with a fine four-course dinner thrown in. Tomorrow, Excelsior Hotel, 281 Gloucester Rd, Causeway Bay; Jul 13, Regal HK Hotel, 88 Yee Wo St, Causeway Bay. HK$798-HK$1,388. Inquiries: 2407 9090 Angst for Adults Jonathon Doulas presents original piano music and dramatic monologues from Pinter, Beckett and Shakespeare. . Tomorrow-Sat, 8pm, Fringe Club Theatre, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, HK$120 (guests), HK$100 (members) HKTicketing. Inquiries: 2521 7251 The Leningrad Symphony Trumpeter Alison Balsom and the HK Philharmonic Orchestra play Hummel's Trumpet Concerto and Shostakovich's Symphony No 7, Leningrad. Tomorrow-Sat, 8pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$100-HK$250 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2721 2030 Man of La Tiger Pip Theatre presents Jim Chim Sui-man's Olympic-themed show, where he mimics politicians and celebrities. In Cantonese. Tomorrow-Jul 6, 7.30pm, Jul 6 also at 2.30pm, Sha Tin Town Hall, 1 Yuen Wo Rd, Sha Tin, HK$180-HK$420 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2511 0139 Modern Peking Opera Peking Opera Theatre of Shanghai is joined by National Class One performers to present The Azalea Mountain (tomorrow), excerpts from The Red Lantern and Sha-Jia-Bang (Sat) and Taking Tiger Mountain by Stratagem (Jul 6). In Putonghua with Chinese and English surtitles. 7.30pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$100-HK$350 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7323 Panasonic Enchanted Strings Concert Shun Hing Group presents this charity concert for the earthquake victims in Sichuan, with Lu Siqing and Huang Mengla playing Mendelssohn and Paganini's violin concertos on Jul 6, and Wang Jian presenting Haydn's cello concertos on Jul 7. Accompanied by the Shanghai Sinfonietta. Shows at 8pm. HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$200-HK$800 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2733 3086 Hanako's Pillow Theatre du Pif presents this show inspired by Japanese ghost stories and David Henry Hwang's play The Sound of a Voice, about the fantasies and fascination held for spirits, witches and warriors. Directed by Robert Draffin. Stars Sean Curran and Bonni Chan. In English with Chinese surtitles. Jul 10-11, 8pm, Jul 12, 3pm, 8pm, Jul 13, 5pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$120, HK$180 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7323 International Arts Carnival Fifteen performing groups from Romania, US, Spain, France, Canada, Japan, Germany, Britain and the Czech Republic along with 28 local groups perform theatre, music, dance, drama, juggling and puppetry. Jul 11-Aug 17, various times and locations, HK$40-HK$320 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044 Aeros The Romanian Gymnastics Federation presents dance theatre combining music, special effects and athleticism. Jul 11-12, 7.30pm, Jul 12-Jul 13, 3pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$120-HK$320 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044 Romain Guyot The clarinettist performs Rossini, Kovacs, Donizetti and more, accompanied by pianist Warren Lee. Jul 12, 7.30pm, HK Academy for Performing Arts, 1 Gloucester Rd, Wan Chai, HK$60 HKTicketing. Inquiries: 2737 7651 Cantonese Music Concert Musicians Buk Chan-wing, Yu Qiwei, Tong Hoi-suen and Man Oi-duen perform Going out to Sea, Monkey Show, and The Toll of the Temple Bell, among others, in 'wu jiatou' ensemble style with the Yin Ngai Opera and Musical Troupe of Hong Kong. Jul 12, 8pm, Sheung Wan Civic Centre, 345 Queen's Rd Central, Sheung Wan, HK$160, HK$120 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7321 Piano Recital Mary Wu performs Schumann, Beethoven, Ravel and more. Jul 13, 8pm, Concert Hall, HK City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$120-HK$250 Urbtix. Inquiries: 9042 4090 The Royal Ballet The Royal Ballet company presents Sylvia (Jul 17-18) and Manon (Jul 19-20), accompanied by the HK Sinfonietta. Jul 17-20, 7.30pm, Grand Theatre, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$180-HK$880 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7323 The Legend of Mulan The Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra and the Chung Ying Theatre Company presents an interpretation of Mulan, not as a warrior, but as a table tennis player. In Cantonese. Jul 18-19, 8pm, Jul 20, 3pm, Concert Hall, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$100-HK$250 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044 The Magic Jungle A monkey leads two children to the Magic Jungle, where every animal can play a musical instrument. Part of the International Arts Carnival. In English. Jul 19, 7.30pm, Concert Hall, HK City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$100-HK$180, Jul 20, 3pm, Tsuen Wan Town Hall Auditorium, 72 Tai Ho Rd, Tsuen Wan, HK$90-HK$160 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044 The Seas of Organillo Stephen Mottram's Animata (UK) presents a production using puppets, automata, illusion and music by Argentine composer Sebastian Castagna to express fertility and reproduction. Jul 25-26, 8pm, Theatre, HK City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$180 Urbtix, Jul 27, 8pm, Ngau Chi Wan Civic Centre, 2/F Ngau Chi Wan Municipal Services Building, 11 Clear Water Bay Rd, Kowloon, HK$160 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7323 Extra-curricular Angry Young Men President of the Senlis Council, Norine Macdonald QC, discusses the anger that leads young men in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Somalia to take up arms. In English. Today, 12.30 (lunch), 1.10pm (address), Foreign Correspondents' Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, HK$150 (members), HK$180 (guests). Inquiries: 2521 1511 Digit@logue Lecture Series Linda Lai of City University talks about media art literacy (10.30pm, in Cantonese) and radiologist Fung Kai-hung on the aesthetics of the human body (2.30pm, in English). Sat, Lecture Hall, B/F HK Museum of Art, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, free. Inquiries: 2721 0116 Young Rebels in Contemporary Chinese Cinema Zhou Xuelin, senior lecturer at University of Auckland's Department of Film, TV, and Media Studies, discusses representations of marginalised youth in Chinese films. In English. Jul 7, 6.30pm (cocktails), 7pm (presentation), HK Club, Harcourt Suite, 1 Jackson Rd, Central, HK$200. Inquiries: 2103 9508 Media Access to China Human Rights Watch's Asia Advocacy Director Sophie Richardson talks about the harassment and exclusion of foreign correspondents from China's 'forbidden zones'. In English. Jul 7, 12.30 (lunch), 1.10pm (address), Foreign Correspondents' Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, HK$150 (members), HK$180 (guests). Inquiries: 2521 1511 Hope and Fear Frank Wu, board member and Vice Chair for research at the Committee of 100, explains survey findings regarding U.S.-China relations and its recommendations. In English. Jul 10, 12.15pm (reception), 12.30pm (luncheon), J.W. Marriott Hotel, Queensway and Victoria Suite, Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty, HK$490. Inquiries: 2103 9508 Drawn from the Economist Political cartoonist Kevin Kallaugher speaks about commenting on international affairs through art and satire. In English. Jul 14, 12.30pm (lunch), 1.10pm (address), Foreign Corespondents' Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, HK$180. Inquiries: 2521 1511 SoundBase Festival Competition organised by the Tom Lee Music Foundation to showcase acoustic bands. Jul 19 (preliminary rounds), Tom Lee Academy Hall, Level 12, MegaBox, 38 Wan Chui Rd, Kowloon Bay, Aug 14 (final), 7.30pm, Ko Shan Theatre, 77 Ko Shan Rd, Hung Hom, registration free. Inquiries: 2737 7603. Registration period ends Jul 6.