From a Bomb Shelter to Concert Hall: Vietnamese Pianist Dang Thai Son Plays Schubert, Liszt and More
Inspiring pianist Dang Thai Son rose to prominence when he was awarded first prize in prestigious Warsaw-based contest, though his biopic-like life story that involves surviving the Vietnamese war and learning to play piano in a bomb shelter.
This show, featuring colourful and delicate choreographies, is inspired by five thousand years of dance cultures and other art forms from Imperial China, such as poetry and ink paintings.
This acclaimed dance show will take you back to the ancient world of emperors, court dancers and warriors, citing archaeological references to their music, etiquette, costume and literature.
This exhibit demonstrates how the tender friendship between master painters Chao Shao-an and Yang Shanshen inspired the moving and forward-thinking art they created together.
Presented by the Hong Kong Film Archive, this program will screen six pairs of movie adaptations of Chinese literary classics, including the lauded 1993 film Farewell My Concubine starring Leslie Cheung.
Accaimed Violinist Kirill Troussov Performs Mendelssohn and More with Hong Kong City Chamber Orchestra
Russian violinist Kirill Troussov (b. 1982), who is widely recognised as one of the leading soloists of his generation, teams up with the City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong for a performance of Concerto for Violin, Op.64 by Mendelssohn and more.