Human Body Parts: Pushing the boundaries of polite performances

By Ambrose Li Outbursts of laughter and screams from children and adults alike have been haunting the sleek office lobbies at Taikoo Place over the Halloween weekend, thanks to six giant puppets of disembodied human body parts. This isn’t a Halloween trick-or-treat but immersive theatre. Human Body Parts (HBP) by Melbourne-based Snuff Puppets was brought … Continue reading Human Body Parts: Pushing the boundaries of polite performances

多姿多采而樸實無華的光影手動旅程

猶記得從前老師以舊式投影機上投射筆記,同學都會爭相幫老師換投影片,上下左右常常搞不清楚。隨着電腦和數碼投影機的出現,投影機早已被遺忘。但舊式投影機於來自美國芝加哥的「手動影院」(Manual Cinema) 的手裡得以重生,他們利用舊式投影機結合現代「皮影戲」、現場音樂、演員肢體表演、電影語言及現場錄像等,製作多個獨一無二的劇場作品,其中《露拉,出走中》(Lula del Ray) 便於「自由看@太古坊」開幕禮舉行香港首演。Click story headline to read more ☝️

The Gatling Gun Revival: Why low expectation is the best expectation for indie musicians in Hong Kong

    By Ada Fong and Ronny Cheung On a sunny Saturday afternoon, many families are picnicking at Taikoo Park and enjoying the beautiful autumn weather. Barefoot children happily dance around in circles on the grass to the strong indie rock rhythms of Hong Kong band The Gatling Gun Revival (GGR). This seems an atypical … Continue reading The Gatling Gun Revival: Why low expectation is the best expectation for indie musicians in Hong Kong

Seasoned journalists and critics join ‘CJC x Freespace at Taikoo Place’

Performing arts critic Jass Leung and lifestyle editor Esther Ng will be mentoring eight CJC reporters during CJC's brand new Autumn Programme CJC x Freespace at Taikoo Place.  Performing arts critic Felix Chan, SCMP's senior editor Yonden Lhatoo and Gillian Yau, producer at RTHK also come on board as guest mentors. In collaboration with Swire … Continue reading Seasoned journalists and critics join ‘CJC x Freespace at Taikoo Place’

CJC x Freespace at Taikoo Place – Call for Application

Join the NEW CJC Autumn Programme in collaboration with Freespace at Taikoo Place  A unique cultural reporting and art criticism training programme that takes you through the world of performing arts  Cultural Journalism Campus (CJC) is launching a NEW Autumn Programme dedicated to performing arts - the first of its kind since the inauguration of CJC in … Continue reading CJC x Freespace at Taikoo Place – Call for Application