Dance | Spain
Music | USA
Coming Forth By Day: A Celebration of Billie Holiday
Jazz | USA
Opera | China
The Bolshoi Ballet
Dance | Russia
Theatre | UK
Mikhail Rudy & Marc Chagall
Music | Russia / France
Three short Samuel Beckett plays
Theatre | UK
The Bolshoi Opera
Opera | Russia
Music | Germany
2 Jan 2015
Hotly anticipated, Gala Flamenca promises to be a dance spectacular, bringing together some of Flamenco’s leading lights – “the best of the best from Spain”.
For New York-based, Hong Kong native Mona Ko – an advocate and passionate student of Flamenco, who will be jetting in to catch two performances on consecutive nights – “HKAF have invited the right dancers for sure.”
Since first discovering flamenco nine years ago, Mona tells you that "Flamenco changed my life." Why don’t you let it change yours?
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Related programme: Gala Flamenca
25 Nov 2014
Want to get a taste of what goes on behind the scenes of a ballet production? Watch the making of Dutch National Ballet's Cinderella here!
From choreography, rehearsals to costume and wig design, these videos will take you on a tour of the elaborate preparation and hard work behind this magical ballet!
Related Programme: Dutch National Ballet - Cinderella
4 Nov 2014
Three weeks ago on 15 October, the Japan Art Association in Tokyo presented Arvo Pärt with the prestigious Praemium Imperiale cultural award, considered equal to the Nobel Prize in the field of culture. The Imperiale prize has been presented since 1989 by the Japanese imperial family through the Japan Art Association. Hitachi, Prince of Japan, and honorary patron of the association personally presented Pärt with the award.
In celebration of Pärt’s 80th birthday in 2015, Theatre of Voices performs a programme of the composers’s most beautiful choral music.
Related Programme: Theatre of Voices
Sample music | More details about Pärt
30 Aug 2014
Datong – The Chinese Utopia, the all new chamber opera production is on the way! Commissioned and produced by the HKAF, writer and filmmaker Evans Chan - the librettist of Datong, gathered with composer Chan Hing-yan, director Tang Shu-wing and conductor Lio Kuokman in the making of Datong’s promotional trailer. Set at the turn of the 20th century, the opera explores Kang Youwei’s vision of a global utopia and promises to be a dramatic and fascinating spectacle.
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Datong: The Chinese Utopia
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