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Udderbelly's Purple Cow Comes to HK16-12-15

Last night HKELD was invited to the Gala Night at the Udderbelly Festival. It was a fun evening of food, drinks and they allowed us a sneak peek of several of the shows that will be happening over the next few weeks. You might have seen the cow but wondered... What is Udderbelly?

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Review- I Am NOT a Butoh Artist- HKPFF14-12-15

Butoh is a really interesting style of performance. For those that have never seen it before it can be a bit jarring at times. This is why I'm always interested in going to see performances when I have a chance. Butoh is an avant-garde style of theatre that has its origins in Japan.

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Review- Soledad- CCDC12-12-15

The latest CCDC grand production, Soledad, is a long-awaited stage adaption inspired by the Nobel literature prize winner Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s masterpiece novel, One Hundred Years of Solitude. Collaborated between two prominent artists, local choreographer Helen Lai and British-Hong Kong artist Peter Suart, the dance theatre production was greeted with a full-house on its inaugural night.

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Preview- Inherit the Wind- Aurora Theatre10-12-15

Hong Kong's Aurora Theatre is set to present J. Lawrence and R. E. Lee's award-winning script, Inherit the Wind, next month at the Hong Kong Rep Black Box. A thought-provoking script set during the historical Scopes Trial in the 1920's it brings to the stage the issue of Evolution vs. Creationism. This is still a hot-button issue in many countries, especially in the US where teachers are prosecuted for either choosing/not choosing to teach evolution in the classroom.

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The Underground Picks for December!9-12-15

The Underground is a treasure trove of information on the local music scene and it’s getting bigger all the time. They have thousands of reviews of live performances available on their site for you to browse.

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Review- General Hua Mulan- AFTEC5-12-15

In Search of Justice and Righteousness is the gloriously bold sub-heading for General Hua Mulan. This production supports this statement with a powerhouse performance from The Absolutely Fabulous Theatre Connection and the students of Bravo!

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Preview- Soledad- CCDC3-12-15

CCDC has grown a fabulous reputation over the past few years as a dance company that creates innovative work and cares about the state of dance in Hong Kong. Their latest piece, choreographed by Helen Lai is called Soledad.

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Live with Lizzy!- The Weathering1-12-15

This year Clockenflap brought to their stages a good handful of bands for Hong Kong’s own local music scene, including The Weathering, a pop electronic duo. Leora and Jeff started their pop project a little over 5 years ago, around the same time they got married. Originally from Colorado, the Hong Kong based pairing has a very up beat sound, experimenting with the sounds of their surroundings, their travels, and electronic orchestrations.

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In Pictures: Clockenflap 201530-11-15

Over the past weekend we were invited to check out Clockenflap, Hong Kong's biggest and best outdoor music festival. Clockenflap turned it up a notch and included theatre, music, visual art and performance art in their rep this year. HKELD's own "Best Local Band", The Anello helped kick things off this year.

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Gormley's Rooftop Art Finally Gets HK Looking Up27-11-15

Earlier this year British artist Antony Gormley chose Hong Kong as the site to install Event Horizon, the internationally acclaimed public art project. First shown in London in 2007, followed by Rotterdam, New York, São Paulo and Rio di Janeiro, it now will be here until May. It features lifesize figures positioned all over the city, both on the ground and strategically placed on rooftops all over the city.

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