Matches, a contemporary dance performance, was originally scheduled to go on stage in the Cultural Centre in Tsim Sha Tsui from December 11 to December 13, 2020. Photo: Y-Space Matches, a contemporary dance performance, was originally scheduled to go on stage in the Cultural Centre in Tsim Sha Tsui from December 11 to December 13, 2020. Photo: Y-Space
Matches, a contemporary dance performance, was originally scheduled to go on stage in the Cultural Centre in Tsim Sha Tsui from December 11 to December 13, 2020. Photo: Y-Space

Cold feet: eight from Hong Kong dance company quit performance over concerns about national security law

  • Some grew jittery when protest song was added to show already featuring national anthem
  • Those who quit feared backlash, impact on families’ emigration plans, says artistic director

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
Matches, a contemporary dance performance, was originally scheduled to go on stage in the Cultural Centre in Tsim Sha Tsui from December 11 to December 13, 2020. Photo: Y-Space Matches, a contemporary dance performance, was originally scheduled to go on stage in the Cultural Centre in Tsim Sha Tsui from December 11 to December 13, 2020. Photo: Y-Space
Matches, a contemporary dance performance, was originally scheduled to go on stage in the Cultural Centre in Tsim Sha Tsui from December 11 to December 13, 2020. Photo: Y-Space
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