Utopia Cantonese Opera Workshop is dedicated to creating a platform for the encounter of the traditional and the contemporary. Through organising Cantonese opera performances of high standard, the Workshop innovated the traditional art form with modern stage production, nurturing successors to sustain Cantonese opera.
In this pre-performance talk, members of the Workshop will guide participants to explore the Cantonese opera elements in ArenA and the Workshop’s creative process, revealing for the ArenA’s transformation from theatre to black-box.
Speaker: Mr. Joe HUI (Founding members of Utopia Cantonese Opera Workshop, current lecturer at the Education University of Hong Kong)
Theatre, Yau Ma Tei Theatre