Exhibition Mixed Message Works by New Zealand photographer David Boyce and local painter Ling Lai inspired by Hong Kong's architecture, cityscape and Chinese calligraphy. Mon-Sat, 10am-7pm, YY9 Gallery, 83-85 Sing Woo Rd, Happy Valley. Inquiries: 2574 3370. Ends Nov 20 The Fading Sun Zhang Linhai's oil paintings with almost surrealistic representations of adolescent males who are trying to adapt to city life. Mon-Sat, 10.30am-6.30pm, Schoeni Art Gallery, Main Gallery, 21-31 Old Bailey St, Central. Inquiries: 2869 8802. Ends Nov 20 Wanders So Hing-keung's photography from 2009 to 2010, featuring cityscapes and city scenes. Mon-Sat, 11am-7pm, Grotto Fine Art Ltd, 2/F, 31C-D Wyndham St, Central. Inquiries: 2121 2270. Ends Nov 20 New Ink Exhibition Part I: Revising Shan Shui Group exhibition by graduates from the Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing, including Li Pang, Huang Haifei and Kuchida Maki. Mon-Fri, 10am-7pm, Sat, 11am-5pm, Galerie Ora-Ora, G/F, 7 Shin Hing Street, Central. Inquiries: 2851 1171. Ends Nov 20 Performing Arts Love You Forever HK Repertory Theatre performs Raymond To Kwok-wai's play about the development of - and various family members' reactions to - the unlikely romance between an elderly patriarch and his maid. In Cantonese with Chinese and English surtitles. Nov 16-19, 7.45pm, also Nov 20, 2.45pm, City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$120-HK$240 Urbtix. Inquiries: 3103 5900 Twelfth Night or What You Will Theatron presents Shakespeare's comedy about a pair of twins being mistaken for one another. Michael Harley directs. Nov 16-20, 8pm, Nov 20-21, 3pm, HK Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, Wan Chai, HK$220 Urbtix. Inquiries: 9402 1709 Playwright Scheme V Prospects Theatre presents a range of plays by different playwrights and actors including Happy Fly-day and The Connection. In Cantonese. Nov 16-Dec 3, 8pm, Nov 20-21, 27-28, 3pm, Ngau Chi Wan Civic Centre, 11 Clear Water Bay Rd, Kowloon, HK$60 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2606 7222 or www.prospects.org.hk Rhinoceros The HK Academy for Performing Arts presents French playwright Eugene Ionesco's drama about a man who discovers that all the people around him are turning into rhinos. In Cantonese with English and Chinese surtitles. Nov 17-20, 7.30pm, also Nov 20, 2.30pm, Academy for Performing Arts, 1 Gloucester Rd, Wan Chai, HK$65, HK$100 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 2584 8500 or www.hkapa.edu Xiha Chinese Stand-up Comedy Hong Kong Theatre Works Company Limited presents the Beijing group's cross-talk performance. Nov 17-20, 7.45pm, also Nov 20, 2.45pm, Sha Tin Town Hall, 1 Yuen Wo Rd, Sha Tin, HK$160-HK$500 Urbtix. Inquiries: 3173 3660 Misia Encore Starry Night Live HK 2010 The Japanese R&B singer in concert. Nov 17, 8pm, International Trade & Exhibition Centre, 1 Trademark Drive, Kowloon Bay, HK$580-HK$780 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 2850 5825 Animal Farm Theatre Noir's adaptation of George Orwell's story about barnyard betrayal. In English, Nov 18-19, 8pm; in Cantonese, Nov 20-21, 3pm, 8pm, Academy for Performing Arts, 1 Gloucester Rd, Wan Chai, HK$140-HK$320 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 2904 7118 Stage Sisters Zuni Icosahedron presents a play about female identity, sexuality, arts and politics. In Putonghua with English and Chinese surtitles. Nov 18-20, 8.15pm, also Nov 20, 3pm, Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$250-HK$450 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2566 9696 The Golden Cangue Guo Guang Opera Company of Taiwan's adaptation of Eileen Chang's drama about a woman wed to a bedridden man who falls for her brother-in-law. In Mandarin; lyrics and dialogue with Chinese and English surtitles. Starring Peking opera diva Wei Hai-min. Nov 19-20, 7.30pm, Sha Tin Town Hall, 1 Yuen Wo Rd, Sha Tin, HK$120-HK$280 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044 The Next Generations Tang Shu-wing Theatre Studio & Drama Box (Singapore) presents a drama about the emotional difficulties faced by three women from two different generations after one of their male relations dies of Aids. In Mandarin with Chinese and English surtitles. Nov 19-20, 8pm, Nov 21, 3pm, Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$120, HK$180 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044 The Peony Pavilion Bando Tamasaburo and Suzhou Kunqu Opera Theatre of Jiangsu province present a kunqu opera about a woman named Du Liniang's quest for love. Starring Japanese kabuki master Bando Tamasaburo. In artificial stage language with Chinese, English and Japanese surtitles. Nov 19-20, 8pm, Nov 21, 3pm, Kwai Tsing Theatre, 12 Hing Ning Rd, Kwai Chung, HK$120-HK$460 Urbtix (sold out). Inquiries: 2370 1044 The 13th Hour Wan Chai Baptist Church presents a drama featuring evangelistic messages and songs. In Cantonese. Nov 19, 8pm, HK Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Expo Drive, Wan Chai, HK$50 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 6123 2439 17th-Century Italian Sonatas for Violin and Continuo The HK Academy for Performing Arts presents Aaron Carpene and violinist Laura Bruggen in concert. Nov 19, 8pm, Academy for Performing Arts, 1 Gloucester Rd, Wan Chai, HK$150 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 2584 8517 or www.hkapa.edu Ton Koopman's Haydn & Mozart The Dutch conductor directs a quartet playing Mozart's Symphony No 40 in G minor and Haydn's Symphony No 98 in B flat and Sinfonia Concertante for oboe, bassoon, violin and cello. Nov 19-20, 8pm, Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$160-HK$420 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2721 2030 November Dances Academy Dance Ensemble of the HK Academy for Performing Arts perform a mix of work including ballet, Chinese and contemporary dance. Nov 19-20, 8pm, Academy for Performing Arts, 1 Gloucester Rd, Wan Chai, HK$75, HK$110 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 2584 8500 or www.hkapa.edu Betrayal The HK Academy for Performing Arts presents Harold Pinter's drama about lies, self-deception and betrayal. In Cantonese. Nov 19-20, 8pm, also Nov 20, 3pm, Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, HK$80, HK$65 (members) HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 2521 7251 Fiona Fung Sweet Sweet Melodies Canto-pop singer Fung Hei-yu in concert. Nov 19-20, 8.15pm, HK Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, Wan Chai, HK$220, HK$320 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2863 1700 Gao Shan & Liu Hai The percussionist and the suona player perform songs including Copper Idiophones Over the Drums, Nostalgia in the Pear Garden and Meanderings of the Heart. Nov 20, 4.30pm, HKCO Rehearsal Hall, 7/F Sheung Wan Municipal Services Building, 345 Queen's Rd Central, Sheung Wan, HK$180 Urbtix. Inquiries: 3185 1600 Into Pearl River Delta Ensemble Modern (Germany) presents a collection of new works with surround-sound effects and video projections created by five composers, including German Heiner Goebbels and South Korean Chin Un-suk, that were inspired by their encounters in Hong Kong, Macau, Guangzhou and Shenzhen. Nov 20, 8pm, City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$120-HK$320 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2370 1044 I am Happy Theatre Horizon presents Cathy Lam's drama about a woman's bittersweet life. In Cantonese. Nov 20-21, 27-28, 8pm, Theatre Horizon Studio, 3/F, 71-73 Bedford Rd, Tai Kok Tsui, HK$100. Inquiries: 9210 3474 Cinema Hong Kong Jewish Film Festival A programme of 20 Jewish-themed films from around the world, including the following one. Nov 13-22. AMC Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Central, HK$80. Inquiries: 6771 8070 or www.hkjff.org Comedian Harmonists Real story of six young musicians who rose to international stardom before being crushed by the politics of an inhuman regime. Joseph Vilsmaier directs. In German with English subtitles. Nov 15, 7.20pm, AMC Pacific Place. HK Independent Film Festival Ying E Chi presents films from Hong Kong and various countries, including the following one. Nov 13-29. The Grand Cinema, 2/F Elements, 1 Austin Rd West, Kowloon, HK$65 www.thegrandcinema.com.hk . Inquiries: 2196 8170 All About My Father Three short stories about the father-and-son relationships of three generations of South Koreans. Kim Hun directs. Starring Whang Hee-kyoung and Lee Sang-woo. In Korean with English subtitles. Nov 15, 7.30pm, Nov 26, 9.30pm, The Grand Cinema.