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Preview-BitterGirl-Aurora Theatre17-10-13

Over the weekend HKELD was invited for a sneak peak of Aurora Theatre's latest production, BitterGirl.

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Blogs to Help You Get Spooky!14-10-13

We got asked the other day about where to shop for costumes in Hong Kong. Halloween is coming soon and people are in the need for cute costumes

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Review-Starlight Express-Lunchbox Productions6-10-13

I am old enough to have seen the original production at the Apollo Victoria Theatre in London; and that production was famous for its extensive racetracks that went all the way around the theatre.

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Review-You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown-ACT5-10-13

I’m your typical, passive, Peanuts enthusiast. When I sought out the Comics section of the Sunday paper, its above-the-fold positioning guaranteed a read. Viewings of the Great Pumpkin and Christmas specials book-ended the fourth quarter holiday season of childhood days. Knott’s Berry Farms optioned the Charles Schultz characters as its photogenic park mascots and Joe Cool continues to be an image stamped on every household item from t-shirts to toilet brush holders: a Che Guevara face for middle-of-the-roaders. It’s from this perspective that I arrived at the Friday night showing of “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown.”

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Review-Frozen-Stylus Productions3-10-13

I was a bit discouraged when the lights dimmed at the beginning of the show and I looked around to see that I could count the number of attendees with two hands and still have spare fingers left. I was also told at the door that the show was two hours long with one ten-minute intermission. I briefly wondered if I would need chewing gum to keep myself awake for the entire performance.

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Happy Mid-Autumn!20-9-13

We've been collecting data recently from our readers about things they'd like to see more of from the site. One thing you've requested is more video and photo content. Here's one of our favorite videos. In 1989, Sesame Street went to Japan and told the story of the Moon festival using children's theatre.

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Review-Forever Crazy-Crazy Horse Paris19-9-13

When you're reviewing a show and dance troupe that's been in existence for 60 years you know your review will hold very little weight with the performers. They've built a successful brand that people enjoy. This review is more for the audience members who are new to burlesque and don't know what Crazy Horse is and whether they will enjoy it or not.

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Review-Brew Ha Ha-Comedy.HK15-9-13

Each of these Ozzie comedians just played this year’s Edinburgh Fringe where they garnered 4 star ratings from the likes of Time Out and the Scotsman.

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Review-My Queer Valentine-Rick Lau14-9-13

The set: a stool, empty wine bottles and a glass. The accompaniment: Alan Chan on the grand piano. The leading role: The vocals and visuals of Rick Lau.

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Mama 'Mendations5-8-13

Our latest article on Sassy Mama is up! Hope all our Mama readers have been surviving this long rainy summer. Nothing is worse than a rainy summer with bored kids.

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