Yuri Ng and City Contemporary Dance Company: Home Sweat Home

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Overview

An original dance cabaret bursting with choreographic delights and linguistic confusion

Description

This November, join us for the premiere of the original contemporary dance theatre production Home Sweat Home. Devised and performed by acclaimed choreographer Yuri Ng and musical talents Rick Lau and Anna Lo – the creative team behind the sell-out cabaret shows LauZone and Tri Ka TsaiHome Sweat Home is a playful reflection on home and identity through dance, music and song. 

 

Delivered in a mix of languages – Cantonese, Teochew, Shanghainese, Taishan dialect, Australian English and more – the work is a rich tribute to Hong Kong’s melting-pot culture and one of Yuri’s first major projects in his new role as Artistic Director of CCDC.

 

Home Sweat Home is the opening event of this year’s City Contemporary Dance Festival and part of the Freespace programme “CCDC in Residence 2021”.

 

Artistic Team:
Choreography, Direction and Costume Design: Yuri Ng
Original Music, Music Direction and Featured Performance: Anna Lo
Creation and Featured Performance: Rick Lau
Creation and Performance: Cheung King-yu, Felix Ke, Eric Kwong, Bobo Lai, Peggy Lam, Shirley Lok, Jacko Ng, Qiao Yang, Zelia Tan, Bruce Wong, Simpson Yau
Live Music Performance: Wilson Lam, Rebecca Li, Antonio Serrano Jr., Victor Tsang, Wong Tak-chung
Dramaturgy: Dong Yan
Set and Lighting Design: Lawmanray
Sound Design: Ha Yan-pui

 

Co-presented by:

City Contemporary Dance Company

City Contemporary Dance Company is financially supported by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

 

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