Searching for Utopia
Meet the Faces of Datong

To create a chamber opera about Kang Youwei, a visionary thinker in modern Chinese history and his vision for a perfect China – his Chinese Utopia – is no easy task. Take a behind-the-scenes look at its creative process. In a series of talks, meet-the-artist session, backstage tour and exhibition, come and see all aspects of this production up close.


Don’t miss the chance to meet the talented singers and inspirational creative team behind Datong: The Chinese Utopia. Find out how they put together this three-act chamber opera commissioned by the HKAF, exploring the work of scholar and political-thinker Kang Youwei, relating his utopian ideology to our modern society.


In Cantonese



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21 Mar 2015 (Sat) 
About 9:40-10:10pm
(Post performance)



Theatre, HK City Hall


Free admission