The legendary life of a clairvoyant merchant in the late Qing dynasty is staged in this award-winning drama, which was first produced in 2017.
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.
The Hong Kong Dance Company and Utopia Cantonese Opera Workshop stage a modern-day take on Tong Tik-sang’s classic love story, bringing together live music, video projection, dance theatre and Cantonese opera.
American pianist Ben Kim and Huang Shan, Hong Kong Sinfonietta’s principal trumpeter, will perform Shostakovich piano concertos no. 1 and 2, and compositions by conductor James MacMillan, under the baton of McMillan himself.
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.