Allyson Chiu

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Interview: Patti Austin on her musical family and singing for the love of it

Patti Austin talks about growing up surrounded by music and her upcoming Hong Kong jazz concert with Janis Siegel and Elisa Chan Kit-ling in October

Patti Austin talks about growing up surrounded by music and her upcoming Hong Kong jazz concert with Janis Siegel and Elisa Chan Kit-ling in October

17 Sep 2015 - 4:24PM
Dark side of lust in Hong Kong explored in Wong Ping’s animations - for adults only

"Hong Kong's playful pervert" holds his debut show in Sham Shui Po.

"Hong Kong's playful pervert" holds his debut show in Sham Shui Po.

2 Sep 2015 - 6:01AM
26 Aug 2015 - 1:17PM
Four below-the-radar art galleries in Hong Kong

Artists and art fans are opening small, often self-funded exhibition spaces, some in unexpected locations and sometimes combined with things such as coffee shops.

Artists and art fans are opening small, often self-funded exhibition spaces, some in unexpected locations and sometimes combined with things such as coffee shops.

19 Aug 2015 - 11:06PM
Artist offers a bird's eye view of Hong Kong sights

Aerial photos are a common sight, but how about aerial paintings? Artist offers a different take on Hongkongers' high-rise existence.

Aerial photos are a common sight, but how about aerial paintings? Artist offers a different take on Hongkongers' high-rise existence.

19 Aug 2015 - 11:20PM
How Asian Youth Orchestra changed a Hong Kong refugee's life

As the orchestra celebrates 25 years of making music, Allyson Chiu talks to Khac-Uyen Nguyen, whose 'fire of passion' for music was stoked by his time with the troupe while a Vietnamese refugee in Hong Kong, and helped him fulfil his dream of making it his career.

As the orchestra celebrates 25 years of making music, Allyson Chiu talks to Khac-Uyen Nguyen, whose 'fire of passion' for music was stoked by his time with the troupe while a Vietnamese refugee in Hong Kong, and helped him fulfil his dream of making it his career.

17 Aug 2015 - 2:44PM
12 Aug 2015 - 10:22PM
Hong Kong Sinfonietta brings cartoon pig McDull to life

Choreographer Yuri Ng plays the plucky piglet in a stage performance that fuses animation and a classical music score to tell the story of character's humble beginnings.

Choreographer Yuri Ng plays the plucky piglet in a stage performance that fuses animation and a classical music score to tell the story of character's humble beginnings.

12 Aug 2015 - 10:22PM
Walk-in teeth whitening that's painless - and it works

Hong Kong's Smile Bar, newly opened in Wan Chai, has walls as brilliantly white as they aim to make your teeth. The hi-tech treatment uses a plasma lamp and powerful gel.

Hong Kong's Smile Bar, newly opened in Wan Chai, has walls as brilliantly white as they aim to make your teeth. The hi-tech treatment uses a plasma lamp and powerful gel.

12 Aug 2015 - 10:26PM
11 Aug 2015 - 12:10AM
See, smell, hear, and feel North Point as never before at art exhibition

Group show at Oi! in Oil Street is intended to change perceptions of the district.

Group show at Oi! in Oil Street is intended to change perceptions of the district.

5 Aug 2015 - 10:48PM
Get a spray tan at Benefit Boutique in Stanley Plaza

Need to cheat your way to that golden-brown look? This spray tan does the job.

Need to cheat your way to that golden-brown look? This spray tan does the job.

5 Aug 2015 - 11:00PM
Chop, chop: Hongkongers train minds via art of the samurai sword

Iaido, ancient Japanese martial art that spawned the sport of kendo, has a small but loyal following in Hong Kong.

Iaido, ancient Japanese martial art that spawned the sport of kendo, has a small but loyal following in Hong Kong.

4 Aug 2015 - 12:21AM
Seven after-sun creams, gels and sprays for a Hong Kong summer

If you feel you've been overexposed to the sun,  these products will help heal, revitalise and refresh after a long day of UV bombardment.

If you feel you've been overexposed to the sun,  these products will help heal, revitalise and refresh after a long day of UV bombardment.

30 Jul 2015 - 10:23AM
Dance-themed films centre stage at Hong Kong festival

Jumping Frames festival will see 14 films shown over two weeks in three cinemas.

Jumping Frames festival will see 14 films shown over two weeks in three cinemas.

31 Jul 2015 - 12:47PM
Book now for The Naked Magicians, Khalil Fong and more

From an adults-only magic duo to a multisensory electronic dance music journey, a New York rock trio and Mando-pop singer-songwriter, there's plenty to look forward to.

From an adults-only magic duo to a multisensory electronic dance music journey, a New York rock trio and Mando-pop singer-songwriter, there's plenty to look forward to.

15 Jul 2015 - 7:05PM
Qing dynasty scientific instruments on show in Hong Kong

Western inventions in fields such as astronomy, mathematics and medicine, loaned by Beijing's Palace Museum, are among those on display in an interactive Science Museum exhibition.

Western inventions in fields such as astronomy, mathematics and medicine, loaned by Beijing's Palace Museum, are among those on display in an interactive Science Museum exhibition.

7 Jul 2015 - 6:10AM
Interview: how Adam Saaks became a fashion designer to the stars

The response he got to being seen customising a T-shirt with a pair of scissors was enough to turn Saaks into a designer.

The response he got to being seen customising a T-shirt with a pair of scissors was enough to turn Saaks into a designer.

1 Jul 2015 - 8:39PM
23 Jun 2015 - 8:58PM