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"KOHI" by Pampinak Theatre (Uruguay)

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Venue Date & Time Price
Auditorium, North District Town Hall
$160, 120
Auditorium, Tai Po Civic Centre
$180, 150, 120
KOHI by Pampinak Theatre (Uruguay)_Trailer
The Story

It’s a simple story: Kone Matrak, is a presenter and a collector of show fragments.  He travelled around the world watching shows, and these are the favorite ones: Liu and the Water, a boy who played with his own reflection on the water; Onak and His Pet, an acrobat with his strange pet; Lejla, a ballet dancer with her dragon; and KOHI and the Giant Garden Seed, a gardener clown chasing a flying seed.


The Arts Group

Pampinak is a puppet theatre company using black light theatre as the main staging technique.  The puppets used are made by the company members themselves through experimentation, with an emphasis on creating natural movements with mechanisms of their own design.  In adopting a mixture of black light theatre and the Japanese bunraku for staging, the company tells stories that entertain and at the same time tug at the heart.  The language used is a universal one, easily understood by people of all ages and regardless of background and race.  By stimulating the human capacity for surprise, love of beautiful things, laughter and music, the company is able to turn a theatre spectacle into a life experience.


Programme Length

The programme lasts for about 60 minutes without intermission


Age Limit

Audience aged 3 and above are welcome



Tickets are available from 5 April onwards at all URBTIX outlets, on Internet and by Credit Card Telephone Booking


Discount Scheme

Half-price tickets are available for senior citizens aged 60 or above, people with disabilities and the minder, full-time students and Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) recipients (Limited tickets for CSSA recipients available on a first-come-first-served basis). *

Concessionary ticket holders must produce evidence of their identity or age upon admission.


Group Booking Discount*

10% off for each purchase of 4-9 standard tickets;

15% off for each purchase of 10-19 standard tickets;

20% off for each purchase of 20 or more standard tickets.


Each ticket admits one person only. Patrons can enjoy only one of the above discount schemes for each ticket.  Please inform the box office staff of the discount type preferred at the time of purchase.


*All discounts are not applicable to Glow Puppetry Black Light Theatre Workshop



Internet Booking: www.urbtix.hk

Credit Card Telephone Booking: 2111 5999

Ticketing Enquiries: 2734 9009

Programme Enquiries: 2268 7323


Audiences are strongly advised to arrive punctually.  No latecomers will be admitted until a suitable break in the programme.

The contents of this programme do not represent the views of the Leisure and Cultural Services Department.

The presenter reserves the right to substitute artists and change the programme should unavoidable circumstances make it necessary.


Glow Puppetry Black Light Theatre Workshop

Conducted in English with Cantonese interpretation


Venue Date & Time Price
Cultural Activities Hall, Tsuen Wan Town Hall

Glow Puppetry Black Light Theatre Workshop

The arts group will introduce the black light theatre and demonstrate the manipulation of the puppets. There will be an interactive Q&A session.


Programme Length

The workshop lasts for about 60 minutes


Age Limit

Audience aged 3 and above are welcome



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