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  • Chinese Culture Talk Series IV

    28.08.2019 to 30.10.2019, Seminar Hall, Xiqu Centre

    In this series of expert talks, renowned academics and artists including Ou Da-wei, Dr Otto Lee, and Tony Miller introduce some of the ancient arts of Chinese literati and scholar-officials

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    West Kowloon 101 Foyer Talks

    05.10.2019 to 08.03.2020, 2/F Foyer, Xiqu Centre

    The West Kowloon 101 Foyer Talks on 5 and 6 Oct is cancelled. The Vocal Styles of Cantonese Opera will be organised on 4 Jan and 5 Jan 2020 and The Hand Gestures of Xiqu Female Roles will be organised on 3 Nov and 8 Dec 2019. We hope to see you at our next events

  • Dunhuang Murals: Ancient Depictions of Daily Life

    23.10.2019, Seminar Hall, Xiqu Centre

    In this talk, Special Researcher of Dunhuang Academy Lee Mei-yin will introduce the history and cultural background of Dunhuang. Using photographic illustrations of the precious Dunhuang murals, Lee looks at the folk customs of the ancient people and explores their relationship with modern cultures

  • Cantonese Opera and Modernity

    26.10.2019, Seminar Hall, Xiqu Centre

    In this talk, Prof Li looks at Cantonese opera in the social context of modern Hong Kong, and examines how elements of Western modern music, literature and film culture have been adapted for use in this traditional performing art form

  • Contemporary Classical Music Exchange Programme

    31.10.2019 to 01.11.2019, The Room, Freespace

    Six composers from Taiwan and Hong Kong join us for a two-day artistic exchange. The event includes a free public seminar on current developments in contemporary classical music in the region and free concert and sharing session on the process of composing