OPERA
Passing the Torch in Cantonese Opera
Talk

Join a panel discussion with Tam Wing-lun, and Wong Hau-wai – subjects of My Way, the documentary that tells the story of the two young male opera singers struggling to succeed. The discussion also brings together Danny Chi-kei Li, Artistic Director of Lovers’ Tears and Classics Revisited: Cantonese Opera Treasures at the 2015 HKAF, and Cheuk Cheung, Director of My Way and winner of Award for Young Artist (Film) in the Hong Kong Arts Development Awards 2013. Together they will explore the theme of “Passing the Torch in Cantonese Opera” and an artist’s journey. My Way will be screened before the discussion.

 

In Cantonese

 

Documentary: My Way
Hong Kong (2012)
72 mins / Colour
Director: Cheuk Cheung
In Cantonese with English and Chinese subtitles

 

 

Date/Time

11 Mar 2015 (Wed)  
7:45-10:00pm

 

Venue

Yau Ma Tei Theatre

 

Tickets

$60

(FestClub member $40)

 

FestClub is the HKAF’s new membership scheme (Apply here). FestClub members please pay full fee and provide membership number at registration. Discount will be refunded on-site at the event. (Details)

 

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