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LINGNAN ARTS FESTIVAL 2017
This year’s Lingnan Arts Festival, started on 2 March, offered a rich cornucopia of musical and cultural events on campus. Students and staff had the chance to enrich their cultural knowledge by enjoying and taking part in a wide range of activities.
The festival started with an opening event produced by the Chinese Artists Association of Hong Kong, “Reviving the Almost Lost Versions of Three Routine Plays in Cantonese Opera – The Sung Version of Eight Immortals Bestowing Longevity, the Male and Female Versions of Blessing of Promotion, and the Grand Scale Version of The Heavenly Maiden Delivers Her Son to the Mortal Father”. As preludes, the “Reminiscence of Cantonese Melodies – Cantonese Operatic Saloon Music Seminar and Concert” and a pre-performance talk entitled “Reviving the Almost Lost Versions of Three Routine Plays in Cantonese Opera” were held on 27 and 28 February respectively.
Concerts@Lingnan – A Southeast Asian Tour of Sheng Music: Sheng Performance by
Mr Loo Sze Wang and Friends
Introductory Talk on South Indian Dance - Bharatnatyam
Jazz Jam with Mr Andrea Marcelli (Drums) and Mr Bob Mocarsky (Keyboard)
Chinglish – A Comedy by David Henry Hwang
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