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Hong Kong Free Tour
May 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Hong Kong Free Tour

Starting Time & Point: Monday to Sunday 10am outside Admiralty MTR Station Exit A (between McDonald’s and Oliver Super Sandwich)

Find Us: Find yellow T-shirt/jacket with “The Hong Kong Free Tours”

Booking: Please book through the reservation system or show up with a smile!

Fee: This is a pay what you think is worth tour. A similar tour in Hong Kong would cost HKD 350 per person. We recommend tipping HKD 100 per person so this will be win-win for all involved.

Major Sites:
– Government HQ: Umbrella Movement
– Tamar Park: General HK history
– PLA Building: Emotion before 1997
– City Hall: Why the British returned HK?
– Court of Final Appeal: How China controls HK?
– HSBC Building: Famous Feng Shui war
– Bank of China: Rival from the East
– Queen’s Road: The Original coastline
– St. John Cathedral: Beginning of HK

Caméra-stylo As Such – A Solo Exhibition by Anson Mak @ Videotage
May 24 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Caméra-stylo As Such - A Solo Exhibition by Anson Mak @ Videotage

Caméra-stylo As Such, the solo exhibition by Hong Kong moving image and sound artist Anson Mak will be held from 4 to 30 May 2019. Supported by Hong Kong Arts Development Council, this exhibition will present two sets of new works: 𝘖𝘯𝘦 𝘗𝘭𝘢𝘤𝘦, 𝘛𝘸𝘰 𝘚𝘺𝘴𝘵𝘦𝘮𝘴, 𝘛𝘦𝘯 𝘠𝘦𝘢𝘳𝘴, a lens-based media installation explores Kwun Tongers everyday-life spatial practices and changes, as well as objects and landscape of the Kwun Tong Town Centre through photography and moving image; 𝘕𝘦𝘷𝘦𝘳 𝘊𝘳𝘰𝘴𝘴 𝘈 𝘙𝘪𝘷𝘦𝘳 𝘛𝘸𝘪𝘤𝘦, a single channel film explores the notion of disappearance, memory, and ways of seeing. A series of outdoor screenings and artist talks will be holding during the exhibition period.

► 𝘖𝘯𝘦 𝘗𝘭𝘢𝘤𝘦, 𝘛𝘸𝘰 𝘚𝘺𝘴𝘵𝘦𝘮𝘴, 𝘛𝘦𝘯 𝘠𝘦𝘢𝘳𝘴 Exhibition
4 – 30.5.2019
Opening hours|Mon – Sun, 1200 – 1900
Location|Videotage (Unit 13, Cattle Depot Artist Village)

► Opening ceremony with 𝘕𝘦𝘷𝘦𝘳 𝘊𝘳𝘰𝘴𝘴 𝘈 𝘙𝘪𝘷𝘦𝘳 𝘛𝘸𝘪𝘤𝘦 Outdoor premiere screening
4.5.2019 (Sat) 1800
Location|Cattle Depot Artist Village

► 𝘕𝘦𝘷𝘦𝘳 𝘊𝘳𝘰𝘴𝘴 𝘈 𝘙𝘪𝘷𝘦𝘳 𝘛𝘸𝘪𝘤𝘦 Outdoor screening with artist talk
11.5.2019 (Sat) 1930|Speaker: Anson Mak, Phoebe Wong
25.5.2019 (Sat) 1930|Speaker: Anson Mak
Location|Open Space, Cattle Depot Artist Village

► more details: bit.ly/Caméra-stylo

*Free admission and seating
*𝘕𝘦𝘷𝘦𝘳 𝘊𝘳𝘰𝘴𝘴 𝘈 𝘙𝘪𝘷𝘦𝘳 𝘛𝘸𝘪𝘤𝘦 Duration|45 mins

Kowloon Walking Tour @ Mong Kok MTR Station Exit B3
May 24 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Kowloon Walking Tour @ Mong Kok MTR Station Exit B3

When you visit Hong Kong, you must think Hong Kong is a city of prosperity: the beautiful skyline in Victoria Harbour, the men in suit in Central, and the many Tesla you see on the road. Underneath the prosperity is the truth of capitalism that drives people to live in ever smaller space. This tour is about revealing this which will change how you look at the beautiful Victoria Harbour again.

Starting Time & Point: Monday to Saturday 2pm outside Mong Kok MTR Station Exit B3 (**NOT Mong Kok EAST Station**)

Find Us: Find yellow T-shirt/jacket with “The Hong Kong Free Tours”

Booking: Please book through the reservation system or show up with a smile!

Major Sites: 
– Goldfish Market: What else is there?
– Boundary Street: Affordable Housing?
– Portland Street: Capitalism in HK
– Lui Seng Chun: Herbal Tea
– Tung Chau Street: How we survive?
– Kweilin Street: Living condition

 

Moonzen Brewery Tasting Tour @ Moonzen Brewery
May 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Moonzen Brewery Tasting Tour @ Moonzen Brewery

Reservation Needed!!

Brewery Tour and beer on tap for your tasting! Bring your own food or delivery, then enjoy a Friday night with authentic craft beers!

RSVP: beer@moonzen.hk / 3709 2829

Tea House Theatre Experience @ Tea House Theatre, Xiqu Centre
May 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Tea House Theatre Experience is specially designed to introduce new audiences to Chinese traditional theatre. The 90-minute performance, presented by Xiqu Centre’s very own Tea House Rising Stars Troupe, showcases a selection of short excerpts demonstrating a range of vocal and music styles. It also includes narration by an expert moderator to help newcomers gain insight into the history of the art form.

To recreate the warm, authentic atmosphere of Hong Kong’s early 20th century tea houses, audiences are served traditional tea and dim sum during the performance – a delicious way to learn about the heritage of Chinese traditional theatre.

Programmes run from Wednesday to Sunday every week.

Programme Type:
Nanyin (Cantonese Narrative Singing)
Wind and Percussion Music
Cantonese Opera Songs (Selection)
Cantonese Opera Excerpt Performance
Music Ensemble Performance

Date and time:
Wednesday to Sunday: 7:30pm
Saturday and Sunday: 3:00pm

(Except 22 May to 31 May 2019)

Venue:
Tea House Theatre, Xiqu Centre

Language:
Performed and narrated in Cantonese with Chinese and English surtitles

Tickets (Price includes performance, tea and dim sum):
Standard $368, $318
Half-price $184, $159 (senior citizens aged 60 or above, people with disabilities and a companion, CSSA recipients, and full-time students aged 6 or above, according to availability)

Vegetarian dim sum options are available. Please email ticketinfo@wkcda.hk or call (852) 2200 0022 at least three days before the show and provide your ticket details to make your request.

Discount offers:

  • Family Package: $720 for 4 tickets (2 standard, $318 category; 2 half-price, $159 category only).

Remarks:

  • Above discount offers are not valid in conjunction with other promotional offers.
  • All discount offers are available on a first come, first served basis according to availability.
  • All promotions are subject to relevant terms and conditions.
  • From May 2019, this event has numbered seating.

More details see the link here.