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

17 Sep 2015 - 4:24PM

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

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

2 Sep 2015 - 6:01AM

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

Dark side of lust in Hong Kong explored in Wong Ping’s animations - for adults only
Ten great Hong Kong projects made possible by crowdfunding
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.

19 Aug 2015 - 11:06PM

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.

Four below-the-radar art galleries in Hong Kong
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.

19 Aug 2015 - 11:20PM

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

Artist offers a bird's eye view of Hong Kong sights
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.

17 Aug 2015 - 2:44PM

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.

How Asian Youth Orchestra changed a Hong Kong refugee's life
Time to give your dog a new look? Ricky the Pet is man for the job
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.

12 Aug 2015 - 10:22PM

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.

Hong Kong Sinfonietta brings cartoon pig McDull to life
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.

12 Aug 2015 - 10:26PM

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.

Walk-in teeth whitening that's painless - and it works
Asian Youth Orchestra celebrates 25 years of making connections across East Asia
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.

5 Aug 2015 - 10:48PM

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

See, smell, hear, and feel North Point as never before at art exhibition
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.

5 Aug 2015 - 11:00PM

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

Get a spray tan at Benefit Boutique in Stanley Plaza
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.

4 Aug 2015 - 12:21AM

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

Chop, chop: Hongkongers train minds via art of the samurai sword
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.

30 Jul 2015 - 10:23AM

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.

Seven after-sun creams, gels and sprays for a Hong Kong summer
Dance-themed films centre stage at Hong Kong festival

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

31 Jul 2015 - 12:47PM

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

Dance-themed films centre stage at Hong Kong festival
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.

15 Jul 2015 - 7:05PM

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.

Book now for The Naked Magicians, Khalil Fong and more
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.

7 Jul 2015 - 6:10AM

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.

Qing dynasty scientific instruments on show in Hong Kong
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.

1 Jul 2015 - 8:39PM

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

Interview: how Adam Saaks became a fashion designer to the stars
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