Chinese Art and Culture Month

The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and Lee Woo Sing College aim to imbue each generation with traditional Chinese virtues wholeheartedly. This year, it is the most grateful in having the generous donation HK$5M dollars from Qin Jia Yuan Foundation Limited co-organized by Dr. Hon Philip Wong Yu-hong and Dr. Anita Leung Fung-yee to support the promotion of Chinese traditional art and culture through an event. Professor Joseph J.Y. Sung, Vice-Chancellor and President of CUHK, has assigned Lee Woo Sing College to host this event and name it as “Chinese Art and Culture Month”.

In the Chinese Art and Culture Month, you can learn the Chinese culture and arts from numerous renowned Chinese artists through different performances as follows:

Teaching and Performance:

Through the excellent performances of Kunqu, Peking Opera, Cantonese Opera, Chinese folks, Chinese music, movie and dance, students can learn more about Chinese traditional culture and arts.

Field trip:

During 9th -11thJuly, almost 40 students will be granted opportunities to experience Chinese culture, arts and history by visiting Guangzhou. Students will visit Guangdong Museum, Bruce Lee’s hometown, etc.

Enquiries:

3943 1504 / wscollege@cuhk.edu.hk

Programme Schedule:

Programme Date Time Venue (CUHK)
Opening Seminar 29 June 2016 (Wed) 6:00pm - 6:30pm LT1, Yasumoto International Academic Park
Chinese Music Show 29 June 2016 (Wed) 6:30pm - 8:30pm LT1, Yasumoto International Academic Park
My dream 30 June 2016 (Thur) 7:15pm - 9:45pm Pui Ching Primary School Lecture Hall(*)
Peking Opera Demonstration 4 July 2016 (Mon) 6:30pm - 8:30pm LT1, Cheng Yu Tung Building
Movie Night and Sharing – Ip Man 3 5 July 2016 (Tue) 8:30pm - 10:30pm Dining Hall (WS Pavilion), LG2, Lee Woo Sing College
Chinese Folk Arts Workshop 6 July 2016 (Wed) 6:30pm - 8:30pm 505, Wu Ho Man Yuen Building
Chinese Guzheng Performance 7 July 2016 (Thur) 6:30pm - 8:30pm Lee Hysan Concert Hall
Kunqu Demonstration 8 July 2016 (Fri) 10:30am - 12:00nn Lee Hysan Concert Hall
Cantonese Opera 8 July 2016 (Fri) 7:00pm - 9:00pm Lee Hysan Concert Hall
Guangzhou Visit (for CUHK ISS students only) 9 - 11 July 2016 Guangzhou City
Guangxi Folk Songs 12 July 2016 (Tue) 7:15pm - 9:45pm LT1, Cheng Yu Tung Building
Chinese Folk Songs 13 July 2016 (Wed) 6:30pm - 8:30pm LT6, Lee Shau Kee Building
(*): Outside of CUHK