Gongs and Drums
31 May - 01 June 2019‖19:30
Venue : Academy Drama Theatre
Price Info : $45-$90
Tickets are available one month prior to the show at HK Ticketing's and URBTIX's box offices
School / Department : School of Chinese Opera
Category : Academy Events Language : Performance in Cantonese with Chinese and English surtitles
The School of Chinese Opera is delighted to present four Cantonese Opera excerpts with contrasting styles and performance techniques. Demonstrating the traditional style of Cantonese opera, Gongs and Drums, will showcase expertise of students from the music and the performance streams.
Directed by renowned Hong Kong Cantonese opera veteran, Sun Kim-long, two excerpts from The Nymph of the Luo River, ‘Bridal Chamber’ and ‘Writing on the Court’ will be enlivened on stage. 'Given Sash' from Magic Lotus Lantern is a romantic piece while White Dragon Pass features a stage fighting scene with the use of stage weaponry and combat techniques.
Deng Huishu, Liang Zhenwen, Ho Hei-man, Liang Xiaofei, Luo Yan, Chan Nga-yin, Kali Lam Pui-ka, Leung Kwan-yin, Leung Fei-tung, Ng Man-ting, Yang Zhiyin, Chow Lok-tung, Woo Man-ka, Chan Hoi-man, Leung Chui-shan, Kong Ting-yin, Cheng Nga-lui
Set Designer: Jacob Wu
Lighting Designer: Kelvin Woo King-lung
Sound Designer: Jaycee Kwok Yu-kit
Production Manager: Fred Cheung Chung-hang
Performed and accompanied by the students of the Performance Steam and Music Stream of the Academy School of Chinese Opera
This production is suitable for audience aged 6 or above.
24 June 2019‖19:30
26 June 2019‖19:30
Tickets will be available one month prior to the screenings at the Metroplex Box Oce. Online booking is also available at www.metroplex.com.hk and the Metroplex mobile apps.