Here’s what Hong Kong theatre-lovers can expect from musical The Lion King this Christmas, from master puppetry skills to localised ‘surprises’. The show runs from December 18 to January 12 at the AsiaWorld-Expo. Photo: IME/Joan Marcus

The Lion King: what Hong Kong theatre-lovers can expect from the musical this Christmas, from master puppetry to localised ‘surprises’

  • The wildly successful Broadway show, enjoyed by people in 20 countries worldwide, is coming to Hong Kong next month
  • Cast and crew talk about what has changed since its debut in 1997, and why it is important to update it for the modern audience
Topic |   Disney

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Here’s what Hong Kong theatre-lovers can expect from musical The Lion King this Christmas, from master puppetry skills to localised ‘surprises’. The show runs from December 18 to January 12 at the AsiaWorld-Expo. Photo: IME/Joan Marcus
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A still from Frozen 2. Acclaimed pianist Gina Alice Redlinger, wife of Chinese pianist Lang Lang, sings the opening song of the Disney film. Photo: YouTube

Frozen 2: Lang Lang’s wife Gina Alice Redlinger sings Chinese song promoting sequel

  • The song, River of Remembrance, was released ahead of the film’s launch in China
  • The sequel to Frozen, a huge animated hit for Disney, opens in cinemas there on November 22
Topic |   Cinema

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A still from Frozen 2. Acclaimed pianist Gina Alice Redlinger, wife of Chinese pianist Lang Lang, sings the opening song of the Disney film. Photo: YouTube
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