Jointly organised by RTHK5 and the West Kowloon Xiqu Centre, this forum brings together renowned scholars and artists from Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macau to review the development of Cantonese opera in the 10 years since it was included on the UNESCO Lists of Intangible Cultural Heritage. The forum also looks at the legacy of the art form, and future directions for Cantonese opera education and promotion.

Date:
13 August 2019 (Tuesday)

Time:
2:30pm
Approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes

Venue:
Tea House Theatre, Xiqu Centre

Speakers:
Guangdong speakers: Ni Huiying, Zeng Xiaomin
Hong Kong speakers: Yuen Siu-fai, Kenneth Lee, Leung Bo-wah, Ip Sai-hung
Macau speakers: Chu Chan-wa, Sam Peng-vo

Moderators:
Lam Wai-ting, Noina Hau

Number of Participants:
18

Language:
Cantonese

Fee:
Free admission. Advance registration required. Places offered on a first come, first served basis.

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Application Deadline:
9 August 2019 (Friday)

Enquiries:
Ms Lai (852) 2339 6397, laihk@rthk.hk

For more details, please click here.

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

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