Hong Kong in Transition: Asian City-to-City Collaboration and Performing Arts Exchange, 1997-2017.
Cost of ticket:
£10 - Standard
£5 - SOAS staff/ student
One price for attending one or both days: the Academic Symposium - Hong Kong Theatre in Transnational Perspective: New Directions and Discourses since 1997 on Sat 9 Sept 2017. For further information click here, and/ or the Practitioners forum: City-to-City Cultural Exchange, Collaboration, and Performing Arts Development: London-Hong Kong-Taipei-Nanjing-Singapore-Shanghai on Sunday 10 Sept 2017. For further information click here.
This two-day programme co-presented by the SOAS China Institute and Zuni Icosahedron marks the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong’s handover from the UK to China with a series of events focusing on intercultural exchange and city-to-city collaboration in the performing arts. Participants will reflect on Hong Kong’s cultural exchanges with London and several Asian cities over the past twenty years, as well as discuss proposals, opportunities, strategies, and challenges for the next two decades.