Last December, for example, Musica Viva staged Puccini's Madama Butterfly (with Americans in the American roles and Asian artists in the Asian); in February, the Hong Kong Arts Festival
(HKAF) presented Wagner's Tannhauser, and in May, Opera Hong Rons?
His compositions have been premiered at the Deutsche Oper Berlin, the IMPULS Festival fr Neue Musik in Sachsen-Anhalt (Germany), the Klang Zeit-Festival Mnster (Germany), the Mendigorria International Music Festival (Spain), the ICon Arts Festival (Romania), the Edison Denisov Festival (Russia), the Shanghai Arts Festival, and the Hong Kong Arts Festival
. He was composer-in-residence at the Tongyeong International Music Festival (South Korea) in 2010; the Mendigorria International Music Festival (Spain) in 2013, 2015 and 2017; and the Singapore International Festival of Music in 2016.
For the sixth consecutive year, ICBC (Asia) is the exclusive sponsor of the Finale of the Hong Kong Arts Festival
. This year, the world renowned Estonian National Symphony Orchestra and Estonian National Male Choir joined hands to present the finest music from the Baltic Sea to conclude the 46th Hong Kong Arts Festival
Here are some of the highlights: THIS WEEKEND WNO in Hong Kong The Welsh National Opera (WNO) is performing its critically-acclaimed production of Pelleas and Melisande at the Hong Kong Arts Festival
. Alongside the performances, WNO will hold a family concert and a family adventure day.
Till Mar 29 Hong Kong Hong Kong Arts Festival
, Hong Kong Get swept away by some of the best performers and listen to some of the greatest musicians at this month-long arts extravaganza that is performed across various centres, as part of Hong Kong's most significant cultural scene highlight.
* Key events in Hong Kong in 2013 include the world famous Hong Kong Derby, the 41st Hong Kong Arts Festival
, the Hong Kong Book Fair, and the Hong Kong Sevens rugby tournament.
Other upcoming Hong Kong festivals include the Hong Kong Arts Festival
Some of the highlights are: Chinese New Year Celebrations (end Jan 2012), Hong Kong Arts Festival
(Feb -- Mar 2012), Hong Kong Rugby Sevens (Mar 2012), Hong Kong Derby (Mar 2012), Hong Kong Summer Spectacular (July -- Aug 2012) and the Dragon Boat Carnival (Jul 2012).
BIRMINGHAM Royal Ballet's latest recruits could not believe their luck - just six weeks after joining the company they were dancing in the Hong Kong Arts Festival
Those spaces will help provide stages for local productions, from troupes such as the Hong Kong Repertory Theater or traveling international offerings like "The History Boys," London's National Theater production that will play the Hong Kong Arts Festival
2 Hong Kong Arts Festival
February 9-March 12 As a teeming center of life and commerce, Hong Kong recognized the need for a citywide celebration of culture in 1973.