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  • Traditional Music Notation in Kunqu and Cantonese Opera

    14.01.2020 to 29.09.2020, Seminar Hall, Xiqu Centre

    Talk 3: Cantonese Musical Notation and Tuning Systems of Traditional Music Notation in Kunqu and Cantonese Opera due to take place 24 June 2020 (Wednesday) has been tentatively rescheduled to 13 October 2020 (Tuesday). Details will be announced on the West Kowloon Cultural District website www.westkowloon.hk in due course

  • M+ Rover 2020–21

    The travelling creative studio has featured Wong Tin Yan’s commissioned work Yes but Why? on its tours to local primary school and community spaces, bringing teachers, students and public a series of learning activities and online educational resources

  • Dialogue | Cantonese Opera Dialogue|Cantonese Opera West Kowloon 101

    Dialogue | Cantonese Opera

    30.06.2020, Seminar Hall, Xiqu Centre

    Cantonese opera plays an important role in the lives of people in Hong Kong. This talk explores its transition from the use of Mandarin to the Cantonese vernacular, demonstrating vocal styles and techniques and offering a deeper understanding of the aesthetic features of the art form

  • Screening: “Your Face” – Tsai Ming-liang

    09.09.2020 to 10.09.2020, The Room, Freespace

    Part documentary, part fiction, Tsai Ming-liang’s award-winning experimental film presents a series of close-up portraits of faces touched by time. Painted with light, love and gentle reflection, the subjects are slowly revealed through observation, silences and speech. Featuring original soundtrack by Ryuichi Sakamoto