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Arts10 Hong Kong Events You Can't Miss In February 2019

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

10 Hong Kong Events You Can't Miss In February 2019
By Hong Kong Tatler
February 11, 2019
From the return of a Broadway legend to a ballet arrangement of a classic tale, this month’s calendar will delight lovers of music and dance

1/10Spring Festival Showcase

Photo: Courtesy of Xiqu Centre
Photo: Courtesy of Xiqu Centre

When: February 9 to March 1

Where: Xiqu Centre

What: To celebrate the opening of the Xiqu Centre, the Hong Kong Cantonese Opera Chamber of Commerce has curated a programme of new and traditional works. Whether you are a fan of comedy, romance and/or martial arts, there's something for everyone.

Find out more at westkowloon.hk

2/10The Great Gatsby

Photo: Courtesy of Hong Kong Ballet
Photo: Courtesy of Hong Kong Ballet

When: February 14

Where: The Hong Kong Academy For Performing Arts

What: F Scott Fitzgerald's gut-wrenching tale of love, excess and obsession comes alive in the Asain premiere of Hong Kong Ballet artistic director Septime Webre's decadent production. The impeccable costumes, designed in collaboration with Costume Crystal Partner, Swarovski,  are worth going for alone.

Purchase tickets at hkticketing.com

3/10Philip Glass' David Bowie

Photo: Courtesy of Hong Kong Philharmonic
Photo: Courtesy of Hong Kong Philharmonic

When: February 15

Where: Tsuen Wan Town Hall Auditorium

What: As part of it's Swire Denim Series of concerts, this month the Hong Kong Philharmonic is hosting one of the most avant-garde classical music events in memory: a tribute to David Bowie featuring music written by Philip Glass, Steve Reich, Bryce Dessner of The National and Jonny Greenwood of Radiohead. André de Ridder is conducting.

Purchase tickets at hkphil.org

See also: What To Expect From The Hong Kong Philharmonic’s David Bowie Tribute

4/10Sergei Nakariakov: The Art of the Trumpet

Photo: Courtesy of Hong Kong Sinfonietta
Photo: Courtesy of Hong Kong Sinfonietta

When: February 15

Where: Hong Kong City Hall

What: The Paris-based Russian virtuoso makes his debut with the Hong Kong Sinfonietta playing two concertos, including Jörg Widmann's highly regarded Ad absurdum. 

Purchase tickets at urbtix.hk

5/10Hong Kong Arts Festival

Photo: Courtesy of Hong Kong Arts Festival
Photo: Courtesy of Hong Kong Arts Festival

When: February 21 until March 19

Where: Various venues

What: The festival delivers the best of drama, music, theatre and much more. Highlights include the play Home by Geoff Sobelle and performances by the Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan, whose acclaimed founder and choreographer, Lin Hwai-min, is stepping down at the end of the year.

Find out more at hk.artsfestival.org

6/10Longines Masters of Hong Kong

Photo: Courtesy of Longines Master
Photo: Courtesy of Longines Master

When: February 15 to 17

Where: AsiaWorld Expo

What: The highly anticipated show jumping event returns to Hong Kong in February, the Longines Masters of Hong Kong 2019 features an exciting three-day lineup, including the popular Longines Speed Challenge, the inaugural Hong Kong Jockey Club Asian Challenge and a dressage performance by Asian Games Gold medallist, Jacqueline Siu. 

Find out more at longinesmasters.com

See also: The Longines Masters Of Hong Kong Returns In February 2019

7/10Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon

Photo: Pexels.com
Photo: Pexels.com

When: February 17

Where: From Nathan Road in Tsim Sha Tsui to Victoria Park

What: The Standard Chartered Hong Kong marathon returns this February with over 70,000 participants running a range of distances, including a full marathon, half-marathon, 10-kilometre race and more.

Find out more at hkmarathon.com

See also: 10 Scenic Marathons And Races In Asia Worth Travelling For

8/10Craig David

Photo: Courtesy of Craig David
Photo: Courtesy of Craig David

When: February 21

Where: Play Club

What: R&B crooner Craig David is back in Hong Kong this month at Play with his highly rated TS5 show. As the singer, DJ and MC all-in-one, the party combines R&B, Swing, Garage, Basement and House hits for a party like none other.

Purchase tickets at ticketflap.com

9/10Samson et Dalila

Photo: The Metropolitan Opera
Photo: The Metropolitan Opera

When: February 24

Where: The Grand Cinema

What: Saint-Saëns' sultry biblical opera, directed by Tony-winning Darko Tresnjak, kicks off the 2019 programme of The Met: Live in HD. 

Find out more at themetinhongkong.info

10/10Hong Kong International Jewellery Show

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Photo: Pexels.com

When: February 28 to March 4

Where: Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

What: The Hong Kong International Jewellery Show is a glittering affair with plenty of sparkly masterpieces to feast your eyes upon. The largest of its kind in Asia, exhibitors will be showing off their collections in the Hall of Jade, Hall of Time and Hall of Chic, among others.

Find out more at event.hktdc.com

See also: 10 Global Art Exhibitions To See In 2019

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