Cantonese Opera Concert: Dream of the Red Chamber
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To celebrate its 30th anniversary, The Open University of Hong Kong (OUHK) proudly presents a large-scale Cantonese Opera Concert on "Dream of the Red Chamber" at the Grand Theatre of the Xiqu Centre in the West Kowloon Cultural District on 1 June 2019 (Saturday).  The Concert will bring the audience to revisit the enchanting and unforgettable love story between Jia Baoyu and Lin Daiyu portrayed in the Chinese literary classic "Dream of the Red Chamber".  Tickets are now available at the Xiqu Centre ticket office, The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts (HKAPA), and designated Tom Lee Music Locations.

At the Concert, Cantonese opera virtuosos Tse Kwok-cheung, Li Qiuyuan and Jiang Wenduan will be joined with some young artists to perform five classic Cantonese Opera excerpts including “Daiyu Buries Falling Flowers”, “Qingwen Mends the Peacock Cloak”, “Burning her Verses, Daiyu Passes Away”, “Baoyu Regrets His Marriage” and “Everlasting Regret at the Land of Illusion”.


Concert Details

Date: 1 June 2019 (Saturday)

Time: 7:30pm

Venue: Grand Theatre, Xiqu Centre, 88 Austin Road West, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon

Price: HK$880/ 680/ 280/ 100, available for sale from today

Programme Enquiries: 2768 6380 (The Open University of Hong Kong)