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Traditional Music Notation in Kunqu and Cantonese Opera

Over three talks, Lee King-chi and Chan Chi-kong of The Gong Strikes One provide demonstrations of how to read gongche music notation and talk with experts in the field to offer insight into various aspects of this traditional notation form
1-8.12.2020|Seminar Hall, Xiqu Centre and live-streaming

Feature Stories

Interviews and articles about Xiqu Centre programmes, commissions and our work to nurture artists and promote the art of Chinese opera

Gallery of Experimental Chinese Festival 2020

This October and November, the Xiqu Centre presents the Experimental Chinese Opera Festival 2020. Watch the performance and event trailer now

Highlights

The Craft of Cantonese Musical: Composition and Lyrics

In this talk series, musicologist Hedy Law explores elements of Cantonese musicals through the work of influential local musical theatre composer/lyricist duo Leon Ko and Chris Shum
23-30.12.2020

Tea House Theatre Student Matinees (English)

This English-language programme for schools offers non-Chinese speaking secondary students an introduction to Cantonese opera through a guided tour of the Xiqu Centre and a narrated performance in the Tea House Theatre
1.2-31.3.2021|Xiqu Centre

Boomabliss 2021 Cantonese Opera Extravaganza

Boomabliss Cantonese Opera Troupe was established by Dr. Law Ka-ying and Dr. Liza Wang. We are proud to present a series of Cantonese Opera: “Legend of the Red Peony”, “The Sassy Princes”, “Love of the Seventh Fairy Maiden”, “Heroic Treason” and “Life's Blessing to a Timid Husband” this year
21-28.2.2021|Grand Theatre, Xiqu Centre

Tea House Theatre Experience

Tea House Theatre Experience due to take place 3 to 13 December 2020 have been cancelled. Ticketing enquiries: (852) 2200 0022

West Kowloon 101

West Kowloon 101 is a series of 90-minute public talks on arts appreciation, arts and cultural management and Chinese culture. Casual and informative, the talks offer a fundamental level of understanding to aid appreciation and enhance enjoyment of arts and cultural programmes. Register Now

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