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This is the section that is all about HK. We're going to be posting up blogs, interviews with local artists, previews, running features, our confessions series, op-eds and much more!

And why is this site called HKELD?

Preview- Don't Stop Believin'!- The Performers Studio26-5-17

The Performers Studio are looking forward to their next big project, Don't Stop Believin'!, a brand new contemporary musical that will premiere in Hong Kong. Set in New York in the 1980s, the storyline focusses on a group of tough inner-city kids who use their local Community Center to escape from the streets, but their urban oasis is under attack.


Promo video- L'Amour Immortel- Hong Kong Dance Company19-5-17

The futile love between man and ghost has long carried metamorphic connotations in Chinese literature. Women, in particular, were depicted as ingenious, headstrong and bold – contrary to the gentle, motherly yet oppressed figures in history. For some, the existence of these ghostly women became their silent cry against patriarchy, while others saw an outlet for their fantasy.


Preview: Why Not Kill Us All....- CCDC19-5-17

City Contemporary Dance Company is presenting its latest work which will be staged next week at Studio Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre. Why Not Kill Us All is Bruce Wong’s first full-length choreography.


Review: The Helper- A documentary about hope, compassion and love.18-5-17

Last Sunday on Mother's Day I found myself at Asia Society to check out The Helper, a new documentary presented by Cheeky Monkey Productions. It was filmed by Joanna Bowers and produced by Tony Verb.


Preview- A Midsummer Night's Dream- Drama School Hong Kong17-5-17

The vibrant and dynamic group Drama School Hong Kong is proud to present its latest work, A Midsummer Night's Dream. The drama in education group is known to bring traditional ideas to the stage with a twist (as they did in one of their latest works, Hamelin). This time, the team looks forward to bringing one of the Bard's most famous works, and we are curious to know how director Vincent Warren deconstructed the initial idea and rebuilt it.


Preview- All In The Timing/A Minor Case Of Murder- CSR Theatre16-5-17

CSR Theatre is back on stage again with All In The Timing/A Minor Case of Murder. We've had a sneak peak in December when the group first presented a few selected sketches from the work of David Ives, but this time they are back in full gear.


Audition Notice- Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery.15-5-17

Sweet and Sour Productions Ltd is holding auditions for Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery. The comedy by award-winning writer Ken Ludwig.


What's new in the Hong Kong Dance Company's world11-5-17

This year, Hong Kong Dance Company (HKDC) opens a new chapter filled with cutting-edge performances and well-loved classics including romantic dance dramas, mindful theatre, family dance drama and a groundbreaking cross-cultural collaboration.


Preview- The Light Dragon- Shakespeare 4 All5-4-17

Shakespeare4all is proud to present The Light Dragon which will show at the Yuen Long Theatre from April 28 to April 30. Directed by resident artist Joshua Wolper, The Light Dragon brings together the past and the present, fantasy and reality, theatre and motion pictures.


Preview- Post-Perception/Transcendence- CCDC27-3-17

City Contemporary Dance Company (CCDC) is proud to present its latest work: Post-Perception/Transcendence, which will be staged from 31 March to 1 April 2017 at Grand Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre. Post-Perception/Transcendence travels down the path of life, from the mundane to the monumental, facing life, death, and fate.


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