Highlights

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

Memorial Talk Series Commemorating Wong Yuet-sang, Maestro of Cantonese Music Culture

The Xiqu Centre and the Centre for Chinese Music Studies of the Chinese University of Hong Kong present a series of talks about Wong Yuet-sang (1919-1989) who is widely regarded as a maestro of Cantonese music culture in Hong Kong
20.11-12.12.2020|Seminar Hall, Xiqu Centre

Tea House Theatre Experience

Presented by our Tea House Rising Stars Troupe, this 90-minute narrated performance is specially designed to introduce new audiences to Chinese traditional theatre
12.11–31.12.2020|Tea House, Xiqu Centre

Xiqu Centre Guided Tours

Supplemented with multimedia elements, our 60-minute guided tours help you explore the Xiqu Centre facilities and discover fascinating facts about the design of our venue and the culture and stories behind the ancient art of Chinese opera
31.10-30.12.2020|Xiqu Centre

Lecture-recital: Everlasting Cantonese Music - East meets West in the 1930s and 1940s

Presented by renowned gaohu master Yu Qiwei – Head of Music at The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts – this lecture-recital explores a lively form of Cantonese music that flourished in the early 20th century, and includes performances by the Windpipe Chinese Music Ensemble
6.12.2020|Tea House Theatre, Xiqu Centre

Cantonese Opera Movement Workshop – Mime a Carriage

On 20 December, join us with a friend or partner at our Atrium workshop and let the tutors of Cha Duk Chang Children’s Cantonese Opera Association guide you through the basic techniques for miming a carriage
20.12.2020|Atrium, Xiqu Centre

Music in the Atrium

Presented in the Xiqu Centre Atrium, our free performances of Chinese music by a changing line-up of invited professional troupes showcase a range of styles and traditional instruments
28-29.11.2020|Atrium, Xiqu Centre