Photo by: Pazu CHAN @ Kaleidoscope Productions

Choreographing multi-lingual identities and stories

Premiering this year as the opening programme of City Contemporary Dance Festival, Yuri Ng’s contemporary dance theatre piece Home Sweat Home bursts with storytelling and singing in a variety of languages: Cantonese, Teochew, Shanghainese, Thai, Australian English and more. This work is among Yuri Ng's first major projects in his new role as Artistic Director of CCDC.

Home Sweat Home is also part of “CCDC in Residence 2021”. Details of the festival programme line-up to be announced on www.westkowloon.hk.

Language:
Includes dialogue in Cantonese, Teochew, Shanghainese, Thai and Australian English

Artistic Team:
Creation and Direction: Yuri Ng
Creation and Performance: CCDC Dance Artists
Guest Creation and Performance: Anna Lo, Rick Lau
Dramaturgy: Melissa Leung, Dong Yan
Lighting Design: Lawmanray

Date and Time:
13, 18–20 November 2021 (Saturday, Thursday–Saturday) 7:30pm
14 November 2021 (Sunday) 3:00pm

Venue:
The Box, Freespace,
Art Park, West Kowloon Cultural District (Getting to Freespace)

Tickets:
13–14, 19–20 November 2021 (Saturday–Sunday, Friday–Saturday) $320
18 November 2021 (Thursday) $270

Concessions:
Half price for senior citizens aged 60 or above, people with disabilities and a companion, CSSA recipients and full-time students. Ticket holders must present proof of eligibility on admission.

Discounts:
CCDC Dance Inspirations Card Holder (30% off) – available online, in person or by phone
Holders of CCDC Dance Card (20% off) – available online, in person or by phone
Holders of CCDC Kids Card (20% off) – available online, in person or by phone

Discounts only apply to standard tickets bought in person at the Xiqu Centre or Freespace ticket office and other outlets, and upon presentation of valid membership/staff cards:
CCDC Student Dance Inspirations Card Holder (60% off for students, 10% off for accompanying adult)#
Members of HKAPA Alumni Association (20% off)
Members of The Federation of Hong Kong Polytechnic University Alumni Association (20% off)
Modern Dance Friends of Guangdong Modern Dance Company (20% off)
Members of Hong Kong Arts Administrators’ Association (20% off)
Club Bravo Members of Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra (10% off)
Chung Ying Theatre Energy Fun Club Plus (10% off)
Friends of Hong Kong Ballet (10% off)
Friends of Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra (10% off)
Friends of Hong Kong Dance Company (Classic + Prestige) (10% off)
Friends of POP Theatre (10% off)
HKREP Pals (10% off)
Members of E-Side Dance Company (10% off)
Paid Members of Fringe Club (10% off)
Zuni’s Friends (10% off)
Members of Hong Kong Dance Alliance (10% off)
HKIFF Cine Fan Patron, Classic and Student Privilege Card (10% off)
Members of ManulifeMOVE (10% off)
Members of MOViE MOViE (10% off)

#Students can enjoy 60% off on one standard ticket and purchase one extra ticket at a 10% discount for an accompanying adult at each transaction.
*All discount prices to be rounded up to the nearest dollar.
*The above discounts cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers.

Remarks:

  • In line with the latest government regulations and in the interests of community health, the seating capacity is currently operating at reduced levels which may affect the admission and seating arrangement. Please check back for event announcements and updates.
  • Children under the age of 6 will not be admitted.
  • Latecomers will only be admitted at a suitable break.
  • For the safety of participants, visitors, artists and staff, please note the following health precautions:
    • Please provide contact information when purchasing tickets.
    • Please bring your own mask and wear it at all times in the venue.
    • Temperature checks will be carried out before admission. Visitors showing a temperature of 37.5°C or above will not be able to participate.
    • Special seating arrangements are being implemented. Please follow the instructions of our staff.
    • If you have travelled outside Hong Kong in the past 14 days or are wearing a home quarantine tracking wristband, please wait until your quarantine period is over before visiting West Kowloon.
    • Special Arrangements in Response to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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

Programme Enquiries:
(852) 2329 7803, info@ccdc.com.hk

Adverse Weather Arrangements:
If a black rainstorm warning or a typhoon signal no. 8 or above is in force three hours before the start of the event, the event will be cancelled.

Co-presented with:City Contemporary Dance CompanyCity Contemporary Dance Company is financially supported by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

Tickets available from 1 June 2021 (Tuesday) at 10:00am.

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