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10 Hong Kong Events You Can't Miss In June 2019

10 Hong Kong Events You Can't Miss In June 2019
By Hong Kong Tatler
June 03, 2019
All the world’s on stage this month with classical music, Chinese opera and theatrical performances from around the globe

HK Ballet x HK Phil: The Rite of Spring

Photo: Courtesy of HK Ballet
Photo: Courtesy of HK Ballet

When: June 1 and 2

Where: Hong Kong Cultural Centre

What: Hong Kong Ballet teams up with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra for an exhilarating evening celebrating 21st-century drive and innovation.

Purchase tickets at urbtix.hk

Superstar of Song

AnneSofie von Otter (Photography: Ewa-Marie Rundquist)
AnneSofie von Otter (Photography: Ewa-Marie Rundquist)

When: June 3

Where: City Hall

What: Grammy-winning Swedish mezzo-soprano Anne Sofie von Otter joins the Brooklyn Rider string quartet to perform a programme that includes new works written for them by Pulitzer-winning composer Caroline Shaw.

Find out more at pphk.org

Professor Brian Cox

Brian Cox on stage during his live show, Universal: Adventures In Space & Time
Brian Cox on stage during his live show, Universal: Adventures In Space & Time

When: June 5

Where: KITEC

What: Professor Brian Cox will take audiences to the edge of our current understanding about the origin and evolution of our Solar System and the Universe, offering us fascinating insights into the workings of nature at the most fundamental level.

Purchase tickets at hkticketing.com

See also: See The Universe Like Never Before With Rockstar Scientist Brian Cox

Evolution Asia Yoga Conference

Photo: Courtesy of Evolution Asia Yoga Conference
Photo: Courtesy of Evolution Asia Yoga Conference

When: June 12-15

Where: HKCEC

What: Asia’s leading wellness and yoga conference has been running for more than a decade, presenting workshops and lectures by experts from around the globe. 

Find out more at asiayogaconference.com

Iliza in Asia

Iliza Shlesinger
Iliza Shlesinger

When: June 13-14

Where: KITEC

What: The award-winning US comedian Iliza Shlesinger delivers two nights of side-splitting material on the heels of her fourth Netflix special, Elder Millennial. 

Purchase tickets at livenation.hk

Chinese Opera Festival

Photo: Shutterstock
Photo: Shutterstock

When: June 13-August 18

Where: Various locations

What: The festival celebrates 10 years of regional xiqu performances, as well as delivering lectures, screenings and exhibitions. Parts of the programme take place at the new Xiqu Centre in the West Kowloon Cultural District. 

Find out more cof.gov.hk

See also: 10 Booths To Visit At Art Busan

The Witches

Photo: Courtesy of Amazon
Photo: Courtesy of Amazon

When: June 15-16

Where: The Arts Centre

What: The classic children’s tale by Roald Dahl, adapted for the stage by David Wood, tells of a secret society of dastardly witches and the boy who thwarts their plans.

Purchase tickets at ticketflap.com

Jochen Rueckert Quartet

Jochen Rueckert (Photography: Desmond White)
Jochen Rueckert (Photography: Desmond White)

When: June 17

Where: The Arts Centre

What: German drummer Jochen Rueckert, guitarist Lage Lund, bassist Matt Penman and saxophonist Mark Turner, all renowned talents in their own right, visit the city as part of the Jazz World Live Series. 

Purchase tickets at urbtix.hk

Ode to Shakespeare

Photography: M Droeshout, courtesy of Hong Kong Philharmonic
Photography: M Droeshout, courtesy of Hong Kong Philharmonic

When: June 23

Where: The Cultural Centre

What: The Hong Kong Philharmonic performs pieces inspired by Shakespeare’s Othello, Romeo and Juliet, and A Midsummer Night’s Dream under the baton of Yu Long.

Purchase tickets at urbtix.hk 

The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe

When: June 28-29

Where: The Ars Centre

What: The Drama School of Hong Kong presents the fantastical world of Narnia in its rendition of the beloved children’s novel by CS Lewis. 

Purchase tickets at ticketflap.com

See also: Hong Kong Ballet Celebrates 40th Anniversary Season With New Film

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