Hang Hau ICH Day

 

Hang Hau Community organizes Cantonese Opera to celebrate Tin Hau Festival in April or May annually. Hakka Unicorns dance along the Tin Hau’s deity image to parade in Hang Hau area to pacify the community. This Festival includes a number of Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH), such as Cantonese Opera (List of Representatives of Human ICH), Hakka Unicorn Dance (National list of ICH), Tin Hau Festival and Bamboo Theater Building Technique (recommended items to be inscribed onto the Representative List of the ICH of HK).

Hang Hau ICH Day

May 11, 2017 (Thur)

Time: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Location: Hang Hau Village Bamboo Theatre (Tseung Kwan O Hang Hau Village Car Park - Outdoor)
Language: Cantonese

Organizers:
Joint Association of Traditional Hakka Unicorn in Sai Kung and Hang Hau, Hong Kong
Intangible Cultural Heritage Office, LCSD
South China Research Center, HKUST

Hang Hau ICH Day Rundown (Provisional)

Time Event Name Speakers / Demonstrators
10:00 – 11:00 Tin Hau Festival
(Talk)
Speaker: Prof. Liu Tik Sang
Associate Professor, Division of Humanities, HKUST;
Director of South China Research Center, HKUST
11:00 – 12:00 Bamboo Theater Building Technique
(Talk & Demonstration)
Speaker: Master Chan Yuk Kwong
12:00 – 13:00 Hakka Unicorn Dance
(Talk & Demonstration)
Speaker: Joint Association of Traditional Hakka Unicorn in Sai Kung and Hang Hau, Hong Kong
Lunch
14:00 – 15:00 Hakka Unicorn Dance
(Talk & Demonstration)
Speaker: Joint Association of Traditional Hakka Unicorn in Sai Kung and Hang Hau, Hong Kong
15:00 – 17:00 Cantonese Opera
(Talk & Demonstration)
Speaker: Sun Shine Chinese Art Music Centre
Demonstrators: Mr. Lam Tin Yau and Miss Cheng Nga Kei

Enquiries & enrollment: 2358-8939 (Miss Fung/Miss Wu)