Jockey Club Local Creative Talents Series
Always by Your Side
Music Theatre | Hong Kong
2-10 Mar 2019
Jockey Club Local Creative Talents Series
Always by Your Side
Music Theatre | Hong Kong
2-10 Mar 2019
Jockey Club Local Creative Talents Series
Always by Your Side
Music Theatre | Hong Kong
2-10 Mar 2019

Jockey Club Local Creative Talents Series
Always by Your Side

Following the multi-award-winning film A Simple Life and the critically acclaimed HKAF theatre production The Amahs, Roger Lee brings audiences another heart-warming original story – a musical theatre production portraying the extraordinary journey of two youngsters with special needs who unlock their hidden talents and find fulfilment through music.
Following the multi-award-winning film A Simple Life and the critically acclaimed HKAF theatre production The Amahs, Roger Lee brings audiences another heart-warming original story – a musical theatre production portraying the extraordinary journey of two youngsters with special needs who unlock their hidden talents and find fulfilment through music.
When language fails us, music comes in

Following the multi-award-winning film A Simple Life and the critically acclaimed HKAF theatre production The Amahs, Roger Lee brings audiences another heart-warming original story – a musical theatre production about the extraordinary journey of two youngsters with special needs who unlock their hidden talents and find fulfilment through music. A vivid portrayal of student life in a Hong Kong secondary school from the perspective of those in need, Always by Your Side reveals how the younger generation breaks through the expectations set by teachers and “monster” parents. Singer-songwriter Endy Chow joins hands with rising stars Yau Hawk-sau and jamie zhang. Together with experienced actors, a live band and an ensemble of talented performers, they will move you to tears and laughter.

Commissioned and Produced by the Hong Kong Arts Festival

The programme is solely sponsored by The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust

Playwright and Production Consultant
Roger Lee

Director
Tang Wai-kit

Playwright and Assistant Director
Kwok Chui-yi

Music Director
Veronica Lee

Set Designer
Jan Wong

Costume Designer
Alan Ng

Lighting Designer
Yeung Tsz Yan

Sound Designer
Ha Yan Pui

Production Manager
Gloria Ngai

Cast
Endy Chow
Yau Hawk-sau
jamie zhang
Brenda Chan
Ada To
Even Lam Ying Kit
*
Liu Shuk Fan Gladys
#
Mill Ho
Wong Suet Ip
Karen Ka
Gigi Cheung
Samantha Tse
Chou Henick
Lam Tze Yuen
Wan Tsz Leung
Chan Ka Wai Donald

* By kind permission of the Jumbo Kids Theatre
# By kind permission of the Drama Gallery
Introduction
When language fails us, music comes in

Following the multi-award-winning film A Simple Life and the critically acclaimed HKAF theatre production The Amahs, Roger Lee brings audiences another heart-warming original story – a musical theatre production about the extraordinary journey of two youngsters with special needs who unlock their hidden talents and find fulfilment through music. A vivid portrayal of student life in a Hong Kong secondary school from the perspective of those in need, Always by Your Side reveals how the younger generation breaks through the expectations set by teachers and “monster” parents. Singer-songwriter Endy Chow joins hands with rising stars Yau Hawk-sau and jamie zhang. Together with experienced actors, a live band and an ensemble of talented performers, they will move you to tears and laughter.

Commissioned and Produced by the Hong Kong Arts Festival

The programme is solely sponsored by The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust

Cast & Creatives
Playwright and Production Consultant
Roger Lee

Director
Tang Wai-kit

Playwright and Assistant Director
Kwok Chui-yi

Music Director
Veronica Lee

Set Designer
Jan Wong

Costume Designer
Alan Ng

Lighting Designer
Yeung Tsz Yan

Sound Designer
Ha Yan Pui

Production Manager
Gloria Ngai

Cast
Endy Chow
Yau Hawk-sau
jamie zhang
Brenda Chan
Ada To
Even Lam Ying Kit
*
Liu Shuk Fan Gladys
#
Mill Ho
Wong Suet Ip
Karen Ka
Gigi Cheung
Samantha Tse
Chou Henick
Lam Tze Yuen
Wan Tsz Leung
Chan Ka Wai Donald

* By kind permission of the Jumbo Kids Theatre
# By kind permission of the Drama Gallery