Matthew Bourne’s ballet film The Red Shoes, to be screened at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre as part of the 2021 Hong Kong Arts Festival, is a recording of a live performance at Sadler’s Wells in London with ballerina Ashley Shaw in the lead role. Photo: Johan Persson Matthew Bourne’s ballet film The Red Shoes, to be screened at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre as part of the 2021 Hong Kong Arts Festival, is a recording of a live performance at Sadler’s Wells in London with ballerina Ashley Shaw in the lead role. Photo: Johan Persson
Matthew Bourne’s ballet film The Red Shoes, to be screened at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre as part of the 2021 Hong Kong Arts Festival, is a recording of a live performance at Sadler’s Wells in London with ballerina Ashley Shaw in the lead role. Photo: Johan Persson

Hong Kong Arts Festival 2021 to go ahead – live and online highlights, from Alice in Wonderland to The Red Shoes

  • The festival has 33 shows planned for February and March, with about half scheduled for physical, in-venue performances
  • Highlights include the world premiere of children’s opera Alice in Wonderland and two versions of Neil Bartlett’s The Plague

Topic |   Performing arts in Hong Kong
Matthew Bourne’s ballet film The Red Shoes, to be screened at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre as part of the 2021 Hong Kong Arts Festival, is a recording of a live performance at Sadler’s Wells in London with ballerina Ashley Shaw in the lead role. Photo: Johan Persson Matthew Bourne’s ballet film The Red Shoes, to be screened at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre as part of the 2021 Hong Kong Arts Festival, is a recording of a live performance at Sadler’s Wells in London with ballerina Ashley Shaw in the lead role. Photo: Johan Persson
Matthew Bourne’s ballet film The Red Shoes, to be screened at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre as part of the 2021 Hong Kong Arts Festival, is a recording of a live performance at Sadler’s Wells in London with ballerina Ashley Shaw in the lead role. Photo: Johan Persson
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