Forty Years of Cherished Love brings to stage a heart-wrenching story about how love conquers in old China where family duties prevail over romance.
Tong Tik-sang’s Unconventional Love Story ‘The Butterfly and the Red Pear Blossoms’ Returns to Stage
The much-loved Cantonese opera, which was penned in the 1950s by legendary librettist Tong Tik-sang, returns to the stage with all its Chinese poetic expressiveness.
Les Siècles will perform the French composer’s passionate and inventive storytelling with 19th century period instruments, including literary-inspired masterpieces such as Symphonie Fantastique.
Denis Matsuev, one of Russia’s most prominent pianists, will perform Tchaikovksy’s Grand Sonata and beloved bittersweet musical meditation Seasons, in an intimate piano recital.
The 47th edition of the Hong Kong Arts Festival boasts a vibrant programme across genres, from contemporary theatre to jazz performances, and Cantonese opera to ballet.