Exhibitions Ebb and Flow: Reflections on the Tides of Lantau Photographs and mixed-media works by Hong Kong-based British artist Bridget Uebel that explore nature's cycles. Today, noon-10pm, Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central. Inquiries: 2521 7251. Ends today Dinh Q. Le Exhibition of the Vietnamese multi-media artist's South China Sea Pishkun 3D animation video which references events around the fall of Saigon on April 30, 1975, and new photos. Mon-Sat, 10am-6pm, 10 Chancery Lane Gallery, G/F, 10 Chancery Lane, SoHo. Inquiries: 2810 0065. Ends Aug 15 Modern Metropolis: Material Culture of Shanghai and Hong Kong Exhibition showing how the two cities pioneered China's modernisation, as well as revealing their citizens' way of life through clothing, food, transport, living environment, culture and entertainment. Daily, 10am-6pm, (Sun, 10am-7pm), closed Tue, HK Museum of History, 100 Chatham Rd South, TST, HK$10, free on Wed. Inquiries: 2724 9042. Ends Aug 17 Muse Objects inspired by Louis Vuitton, including works by local installation artists Tsang Kin-wah and Doris Wong Wai-yin. Daily, 10am-9pm, Louis Vuitton Gallery, Louis Vuitton Maison, 5 Canton Rd, TST. Inquiries: 8100 1182. Ends Aug 22 Summer Group Show Exhibition of works by Natvar Bhavsar, Stan Gregory, Nathan Slate Joseph, Vittorio Matino, Ricardo Mazal, Sohan Qadri, Lee Waisler and Susan Weil. Mon-Sat, 10am-7pm (Sun, by appointment), Sundaram Tagore Gallery, 57-59 Hollywood Rd, Central. Inquiries: 2581 9678. Ends Aug 29 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. Inquiries: 2732 3232. Ends Sept 16 Lies for Leo American artist Mike Lash's 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 Our Beloved 'Happy Fruit' Lydia Sum Retrospective exhibition that revisits the show business career of the late actress-comedienne Lydia 'Fei Fei' Sum Tin-ha. (1945-2008). Daily, 10am-6pm (Sun until 7pm), closed Tue, HK Heritage Museum, 1 Man Lam Rd, Sha Tin, HK$10, free on Wed. Inquiries: 2180 8188. Ends Feb 22 Performing Arts Boxy George Denmark's Teater Refleksion's puppet show about a man named George who is forced to think outside the box after encountering a lot of boxes with legs. An International Arts Carnival programme. Today-Fri, 5pm, also 7.30pm, Kwai Tsing Theatre, 12 Hing Ning Rd, Kwai Chung, HK$160 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044 Rope of Love Pak Li'aison's drama about a man tortured by his involvement with three other men: a secret lover, attractive roommate and spoiled boyfriend. In Cantonese. Today-Sat, 7.30pm, also Sat, 2.30pm, Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, HK$150, HK$120 (members) HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 2521 7251 Debra Wong The pianist plays works by Bach, Chopin, Piazzola and Liszt. Today, 8pm, HK City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$60, HK$100 Urbtix. Inquiries: 9541 9027 SMS 2009 - High School Musical 2 The HK Academy for Performing Arts' EXCEL 2009 Summer Musical School perform the Disney musical about what high school basketball star Troy, his brainy girlfriend Gabriella and the conniving Sharpay get up to one summer. In English. Fri-Aug 9, 3pm, 8pm, HK Academy for Performing Arts,1 Gloucester Rd, Wan Chai, HK$180-HK$300 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 2584 8761 or 2584 8721 B-Boyz & Ballerina South Korea's Gorilla Crew's dance theatre about a ballerina who falls in love with a break-dancer. An International Arts Carnival programme. Fri-Sat, 7.30pm, also Sat, 3pm, HK City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$100-HK$200 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044 Coming Home Olivia Yan Wing-pui directs Pip Theatre's production of her and Chan Wai's dramatic exploration about the true meaning of home through a work depicting the love-hate relationships in every family. In Cantonese. Fri-Aug 9, 7.30pm, also Sat, 2.30pm, HK Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, HK$195, HK$295 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2511 0139 Pagagnini Violinist Ara Malikian leads a string quartet in performing music and physical comedy. An International Arts Carnival programme. Fri-Sat, 7.30pm, also Sat, 3pm, Sai Wan Ho Civic Centre, 111 Shau Kei Wan Rd, Sai Wan Ho, HK$100-HK$200; and Aug 9, 3pm, Yuen Long Theatre, 9 Yuen Long Tai Yuk Rd, Yuen Long, HK$90-HK$180 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044 Teen Wave Freddy Wong writes and directs the Class 7A Drama Group in a show incorporating drama, dance and physical movements along with video and installation about a Tin Shui Wai teenager who gets out of his comfort zone by going to the seaside where he listens to his heart. An International Arts Carnival programme. In Cantonese. Fri-Sat, 7.30pm, Aug 9, 3.30pm, HKICC Lee Shau Kee School of Creativity, 135 Junction Rd, Kowloon, HK$80 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044 Chemistry Liu Dian, Eagle Ho, Maureen Law, Lian Guodong, Shi Jingxin and Jiang Fan perform in a production combining modern dance and Tibetan culture. In Putonghua, Cantonese, English and Tibetan. Fri-Sat, 8pm, Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, HK$150, HK$120 (members). Inquiries: 2521 7251 Core Side Out Off the Ground presents contemporary dance pieces choreographed by Flora Hon and Kelvin Lam. Fri-Sat, 8pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$160 Urbtix. Inquiries: 6038 2881 Graeme Tyler The Australian pianist plays works by Schubert, Beethoven, Schumann, Liszt, Brahms, Chopin and Ginastera. Fri, 8pm, HK City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$200 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2194 3889 Les Choristes in Concert Nicolas Porte conducts Les Petits Chanteurs de Saint-Marc (Little Singers of Saint Marc) in songs such as the Le Tour Du Monde en Quartre-Vingt Jours (Around the World in 80 Days) operetta. Leon Tong Shiu-wai conducts the HK Treble Choir and a choir comprised of 30 local school choirs. Fri-Sat, 8pm, Aug 9, 2.30pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$130-HK$630 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2381 9262 Little Dragon The Swedish electro-pop combo of vocalist Yukimi Nagano, drummer Erik Bodin, bassist Fredrik Walin and keyboardist Hakan Wirenstrand perform. Fri, 8.30pm, Grappa's Cellar, Jardine House, 1 Connaught Place, Central, HK$260 (advance), HK$300 (door), booking recommended. Inquiries: 2521 2322 Caveman Spring-Time Stage Productions' version of Rob Becker's Defending the Caveman, a comedy about the misunderstandings between men and women. In Cantonese with English subtitles. Sat-Aug 9, 8.15pm, Jockey Club Auditorium, HK Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, HK$120-HK$195 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2793 1123 HK Youth Music Camp Concerts Lei Yu, Thomas Verrier, Sun Peng, Fred Sjoberg, Martha Walvoord, Chen Ruqi and others conduct performances by the HK Youth Music Camp's Youth Choir, Junior String Orchestra and Chinese Orchestra. An International Arts Carnival programme. Aug 9, 3pm, Sha Tin Town Hall, 1 Yuen Wo Rd, Sha Tin, HK$40-HK$80 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044 Extra-curricular Music Training Courses The Music Office of the Leisure and Cultural Services Department seeks participants for its two-year 'Instrumental Music Training Scheme' and the 'School Instrumental Music Training Scheme'. One-hour group lessons to be held weekly. In Cantonese. Annual tuition fees: HK$1,260 for the first year and $1,540 for the second year. Application deadline: Aug 10. Inquiries: 2582 5345 (Instrumental Music Training Scheme) or 2158 6462 (School Instrumental Music Training Scheme) OutLoud Reading of original poetry and other works. Mainly English. Today, 8pm, Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, free. Inquiries: email@example.com Cinema Indie Salon@The Grand Ying E Chi presents independent films from around the region, including the following two feature films. Until Aug 15. The Grand Cinema, 2/F Elements, 1 Austin Rd West, Kowloon, HK$60 (Tel: 3413 6688). Inquiries: 2836 6282 Magazine Gap Road Nicholas Chin's drama about a museum curator whose past as a prostitute catches up with her. In Cantonese, Putonghua and English with English subtitles. Today, Aug 12, 7.30pm, Sat, Aug 15, 7.30pm, The Grand Cinema. King of Spy Comedy-action thriller about a group of spies who try to overthrow the government. Chu Ka-yat directs. In Cantonese with English subtitles. Today, Aug 12, 9.30pm, Sat, Aug 15, 4.30pm, The Grand Cinema. HK Summer IFF The HK International Film Festival Society presents more than 30 films from around the world, including the following one. Today-Sept 7. HK Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, Wan Chai; HK Science Museum, 2 Science Museum Rd, TST East; HK Space Museum, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST; The Grand Cinema, 2/F Elements, 1 Austin Rd West, Kowloon; and UA Langham Place, L8-11 Langham Place, 8 Argyle St, Mong Kok, HK$60 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2572 7202 Vengeance Johnnie To Kei-fung's crime drama about a French cook with a murky past (French rock star Johnny Hallyday) who is summoned to Hong Kong after his daughter and her family are gunned down in Macau. Also starring Sylvie Testud and Anthony Wong Chau-sang. In Cantonese, English and French with Chinese and English subtitles. Today, 7.40pm, also 10pm, The Grand Cinema.