Robot Dance Party Turns into Robot HOUSE Party!

Join internationally acclaimed DJ Kid Koala and guests for a one-hour, family-friendly Robot House Party. While Kid Koala plays a live DJ set via Zoom, let your imagination and creativity run wild and build your own robot suits at home. When the robot costume is ready, suit up into your robot self as Kid Koala pumps up the volume and turn your home into one big Robot House Party!

DJ Kid Koala has toured and collaborated with renowned musicians including Radiohead, the Beastie Boys, DJ Shadow and Jack Johnson. He has worked on diverse projects appealing to a wide variety of audiences of all ages and tastes. Known for his ability to jump effortlessly between genres, he will focus on family-friendly upbeat electronic music for this robot extravaganza.

Language:
English and Cantonese

Artistic Team:
Musician and Composer: Kid Koala
MC and Dancer: Adira Amram, Onnie Chan
Dancers: Maresa D’Amore Morrison, Jessi Erian, Eric Luk, Lo Lam, Rebecca Cheung, Vincent Chiu
Visuals and Live Editor: Corinne Merrell
Assistant Editor and Tech Support: Brian Neuman

Date:
19 and 20 December 2020 (Saturday and Sunday)

Time:
11:00am–12:10pm

Tickets:
$150
The event will be conducted through Zoom. Participants will receive a streaming link after ticket purchase.

Package Discounts:
10% discount upon presenting “Children's Workshop: Musical Storytelling with Uncle Hung” or “Giant Steps – Jazz Rhythms for Kids” ticket(s). Discount only available for "Robot House Party" tickets bought in person at the Xiqu Centre ticket office.

Group Booking Discounts:
20% discount for 2 or more tickets (single transaction)

Remarks:

  • Suitable for children age 5 and up, must accompanied by an adult
  • Above discount offers are not valid in conjunction with other promotional offers.
  • Robot Dance Party due to take place on 19-20 December 2020 (Saturday-Sunday) will be held online. For more information please see our Ticketing Arrangements page or contact us at (852) 2200 0022, ticketinfo@wkcda.hk.

Ticketing Enquiries:
(852) 2200 0022, ticketinfo@wkcda.hk

Produced by:

Envision Management and Production

Commissioned by:
The Arts Center at NYU Abu Dhabi
About the Artist:

Kid Koala

Kid KoalaPhoto: Corinne Merrell

Kid Koala’s career began as a scratch DJ in 1994. Since then, he has released eight solo albums. He has toured with artists including Radiohead, the Beastie Boys, Jack Johnson, A Tribe Called Quest and DJ Shadow, and collaborated with many others, such as Deltron 3030 and Gorillaz.

Kid Koala’s unforgettable live shows range from touring turntable carnivals like Vinyl Vaudeville to immersive multimedia shows like The Storyville Mosquito and Satellite Turntable Orchestra, each of which expresses his unique form of storytelling with music, animation, film and interactive entertainment.

Kid Koala has contributed to scores for the films The Great Gatsby, Baby Driver, Looper, and Scott Pilgrim vs. The World amongst others. He has also composed music for The National Film Board of Canada and the Cartoon Network, and been commissioned to create music for runway shows for Dries Van Noten. In addition, he has published the award-winning graphic novels Nufonia Must Fall and Space Cadet.

He lives with his wife and two daughters in Montreal, Canada.

Tickets available from 27 November 2020 (Friday) at 10:00am.

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