Théâtre de la Feuille performers during a rehearsal for #1314, a contemporary stage adaptation of William Shakespeare sonnets.
Théâtre de la Feuille performers during a rehearsal for #1314, a contemporary stage adaptation of William Shakespeare sonnets.

Shakespeare sonnets adapted for the stage in a collaboration where actors helped write the music

  • Lines from Shakespeare’s poems in Cantonese, Mandarin and English, set to music, invite audiences to project their feelings onto them rather than tell a story
  • Ata Wong, who wrote the play, #1314, says one feeling he wants it to inspire is hope, after recent difficult years in Hong Kong marked by ‘dramatic conflict’

Topic |   Performing arts in Hong Kong
Théâtre de la Feuille performers during a rehearsal for #1314, a contemporary stage adaptation of William Shakespeare sonnets.
Théâtre de la Feuille performers during a rehearsal for #1314, a contemporary stage adaptation of William Shakespeare sonnets.
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