Exhibitions 'Me' Li Hong-ping's visual odes to life that are intended to encourage others to embark on journeys of self-discovery. Today, 8am-9pm, Linkbridge, Lincoln House, TaiKoo , 979 King's Rd, Quarry Bay. Inquiries: 2844 5093. Ends today The Lost City Paintings by American Megan Aroon Duncanson. Mon-Sat, 11am-7pm, State-of-the-Arts Gallery, G/F, 36 Pottinger St, Central. Inquiries: 2526 1133. Ends Jul 30 A Half-Second Affair: Substitution Leung Ching-man's photographs depict how people are able to re-define the value of things by substituting one thing for another. Opens today. Mon-Sat, noon-10pm, Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central. Inquiries: 2521 7251. Ends Jul 31 Louis Vuitton: A Passion for Creation Pieces from the Fondation Louis Vuitton pour la Creation, including works by Jean-Michel Basquiat, Paul Chan, Cao Fei, Yang Fudong and Jeff Koons, that show the strong relationship between art and commerce. A Le French May programme. Daily, 10am-6pm (Sat until 8pm), closed Thu, HK Museum of Art, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$30. Inquiries: 2721 0116. Ends Aug 9 Hong Kong Geology 360 Exhibition featuring 27 rocks and information about geology and the geological history of Hong Kong. Mon-Wed, Fri, 1pm-9pm, Sat-Sun, 10am-9pm, closed Thu, HK Science Museum, 2 Science Museum Rd, TST East, HK$25, free today and on Wed. Inquiries: 2732 3232. Ends Sept 16 Transcendence Works by Hong Kong-based female artists Cornelia Erdmann, Sarah Koljonen and Man Fung-yi. Mon-Sat, 2.30pm-6pm, The Drawing Room, JIA boutique hotel, 1-5 Irving St, Causeway Bay. Inquiries: 9688 0647. Ends Sept 30 Lies for Leo American artist-author Mike Lash's painted illustrations of pieces of misinformation adults commonly impart to children. Mon-Sat, 11.30am-8pm, Agnes B's Librairie Galerie, 1/F, 18 Wing Fung St, Wan Chai. Inquiries: 2869 5505. Ends Oct 10 Performing Arts The Carnival of Chinese Puppets The Hunan Puppet and Shadow Art Troupe of China, Zhangzhou Puppet Troupe of China and Sichuan Huge Puppet Troupe of China present a show with characters from Water Margin who disguise themselves to make fun of evil officials. An International Arts Carnival programme. Some Putonghua dialogue. Today-tomorrow, 7.30pm, Sha Tin Town Hall, 1 Yuen Wo Rd, HK$120, HK$160 Urbtix Inquiries: 2370 1044 Richard III HK Repertory Theatre's production of Shakespeare's drama about the 15th-century king (Chung King-fai) who, with the Duke of Buckingham (Bowie Lam Bo-yee), engage in a battle of wits with the royal court. In Cantonese with Chinese and English surtitles. Today, 7.45pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$140-HK$340 Urbtix. Inquiries: 3103 5900 The Labels Yau Ting-fai directs the HK Repertory Theatre's production of Karrie Tan Hui-lei's drama about a Chinese woman who goes to Britain to pursue her studies and ends up living with two peculiar flatmates. Starring Karrie Tan Hui-lei. In Cantonese and some English. Thu-Jul 28, 7.45pm, also Sat-Jul 26, 2.45pm, HK Rep Black Box, 8/F Sheung Wan Civic Centre, 345 Queen's Rd, Central, HK$140 Urbtix. Inquiries: 3103 5900 The Nameless Tomb Amity Drama Club's play about Yang Quyun, a member of Dr Sun Yat-sen's revolutionary Society to Restore China's Prosperity who ended up being buried in a nameless tomb in Hong Kong. In Cantonese. Thu-Jul 26, 8pm, also Sat-Jul 26, 2.45pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$120-HK$160 Urbtix. Inquiries: 9424 3475 The Alchemist WOW! Work of Wonders' musical about a Andalusian shepherd who acts on a dream of discovering treasures buried in the Egyptian pyramids. An International Arts Carnival programme. In Cantonese. Fri-Jul 26, 7.30pm, also Sat-Jul 26, 2.30pm, Sai Wan Ho Civic Centre, 111 Shau Kei Wan Rd, HK$100-HK$180 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044 The Legend of Nu Wa The HK Chinese Orchestra and Chung Ying Theatre Company present Elton Lau's Chinese music-filled production about a man from 2345 coming back to the present on a mission to learn more about nature. Chew Hee-chiat conducts. An International Arts Carnival programme. In Cantonese. Fri-Sat, 8pm, Jul 26, 3pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$120-260 Urbtix. Inquiries: 3185 1600 The Making of 'Li Kor' Theatre BGCA - Jockey Club YTI's story of the adventures of the members of 'Li Kor' Theatre as they prepare to put on a show. In Cantonese. Fri-Sat, 8pm, also Sat, 2.30pm, Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, HK$99, HK$80 (members) HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 2521 7251 University of Laughs Nonsense Makers' adaptation of a Japanese comedy about a passionate scriptwriter who faces censorship problems. In Cantonese. Fri-Jul 26, 31, Aug 1, 8pm, also Aug 2, 3pm, HK City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$170, HK$190 Urbtix. Inquiries: 3746 5219 Steve Wong Ka-keung and Paul Wong Koon-chung The two former Beyond band members in concert. Fri-Jul 26, 8.15pm, HK Coliseum, 9 Cheong Wan Rd, Hung Hom, HK$150-HK$500 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2760 4143 The Trick Brain Magician Harry Wong, lighting designer Lau Ming-hang and puppeteer Chan Hon-keung's magic theatre presentation of eight famous fairy tales. An International Arts Carnival programme. In Cantonese. Sat-Jul 26, 3pm, also Sat, 7.30pm, North District Town Hall, 2 Lung Wan St, Sheung Shui, HK$100, HK$120 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044 A Cross-Rhythms Concert Percussionists and drummers, including Balinese gamelan artists Alit I Gusti Adi Putra and I Made Mangkur Arsana, Korean Samulnori group Molgae, play Korean, African and hybrid music. Sat, 7.30pm, Loke Yew Hall, University of HK, Pok Fu Lam, free, registration required. Inquiries: 2859 2606 Sing the Sounds of English Francis Kan conducts narrator-singer-actors Matthew Hale and Corinna Chamberlain and the City Chamber Orchestra of HK in performing a pantomime of music, narration and song that introduces all the 44 phonic sounds of the English language. An International Arts Carnival programme. Sat, 7.30pm, Sha Tin Town Hall, 1 Yuen Wo Rd, Sha Tin, HK$100-HK$180; and Jul 26, 3pm, Tsuen Wan Town Hall, 72 Tai Ho Rd, Tsuen Wan, HK$90-HK$160 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044 Chiu Kin-tong x Wu Hoi-fai - A Day Chiu Kin-tong and Wu Hoi-fai's unscripted drama centres on a tram driver's contemplations of life and Hong Kong's history as he progresses from Kennedy Town to Shau Kei Wan over a single day. In Cantonese. Sat, 8pm, Jul 26, 3pm, Tuen Mun Town Hall, 3 Tuen Hi Rd, Tuen Mun, HK$100 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7325 Extra-curricular Local Amateur Bands Sought Audition notice for Tom Lee Music's Yamaha Asian Beat Band Competition on Aug 4-5 (heats), Sept 21 (final), Nov 8 (grand final in Yokohama). Entry deadline: Today. Inquiries: 2737 7603 Drum Festival Ban's Gig Drums members give Chinese and African drum performances. Today-Jul 26, noon, 2.15pm, 4pm; lead drum jamming workshops, Sat-Jul 26, 2.50pm; and take part in a drum parade, today-Jul 26, 2pm, Ngong Ping Village, Lantau, free, booking required for drum jamming workshops. Inquiries: 3666 0606 Cinema Useless Jia Zhangke's documentary about China's contemporary garment industry, with a particular focus on Ma Ke, a Chinese fashion designer whose new line is called Wuyong (translated as 'Useless'). In Putonghua, English, French and Cantonese with Chinese and English subtitles. Today, 8pm, HK Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, Wan Chai, HK$50 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2582 0214 Indie Salon@The Grand Ying E Chi presents independent films from around the region, including the following film. Until Aug 15. The Grand Cinema, 2/F Elements, 1 Austin Rd West, Kowloon, HK$60 (Tel: 3413 6688). Inquiries: 2836 6282 Lovers on the Road Tsang Tsui-shan's drama about a self-absorbed Hong Kong woman (Joman Chiang Cho-man) who meets a talkative Japanese man (Otsuka Masanobu) in Beijing, and then travels with him to Shanxi province in search of Buddha statues. In Cantonese and Putonghua with Chinese and English subtitles. Tomorrow, Jul 29, 7.30pm, Sat, Aug 1, 2.30pm, The Grand Cinema.