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Asian Ethnic Cultural Performances 2013

Date: 27.10.2013 (Sunday)
Time: 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Venue: Hong Kong Cultural Centre Piazza A, B & C

The theme of this year’s programme is “Colours in Asia, Parade in Fantasia”, attracting a record breaking participation of thirteen Asian countries / areas including Bangladesh, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Macau, Malaysia, Nepal, the Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Turkey. 

Apart from the front-row experience of ethnic dances and songs of various Asian countries, the mask & costume parade by performers from China, Indonesia, Nepal, the Philippines as well as Sri Lanka will definitely give you a taste of world’s precious collection and splendid diversity!

Participating Countries / Areas

 

Grand Stage / Exotic Stage

 

Country Fringe

Bangladesh

Ethnic Dance Performances

 

Arts & Crafts Display

China

Traditional Mask & Costume Parade and Ethnic Dance Performances

 

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India

Bharathanatyam Dance Performances

 

Mobile Indian Makeup

Indonesia

Traditional Mask Dance Performances

 

Dancing Workshop, Arts & Crafts Display and Local Food Demonstration

Japan

Taiko Drum Performances

 

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Korea

Traditional Music (Samul Nori), Choir and Mask Dance Performances

 

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Macau

Ethnic Dance Poem and Grand Parade

 

Tourism Information Centre (Including Arts & Crafts Display)

Malaysia

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Tourism Information Centre (Including Arts & Crafts Display and Ethnic Costume Trial)

Nepal

Folk Music and Mask Dance Performances

 

Henna and Arts & Crafts Display

The Philippines

Mask Parade and Folk Dance Performances,
Tribal Dance Performances

 

Ethnic Mask Display,
Philippine Bead Workshop and Accessories Display

Sri Lanka

Traditional Mask & Costume Parade and Ethnic Music & Dance Performances

 

Ethnic Costumes and Batik Workshop, Traditional Handicraft Display and Local Food Demonstration

Thailand

Traditional Umbrella & Golden Tray Dance Performances

 

Fruit Carving Workshop and Umbrella & Handicraft Display

Turkey

Traditional Instrumental Solo

 

Traditional Handicraft Display and Local Food Demonstration

Grand Stage Emcee : Vivek Mahbubani
Exotic Stage Emcee : Rachel Cheng

Unmask the mystery of the interweaving cultures and charms of 13 Asian ethnics through an enchanted journey where you meet costumed artists, taste world flavours, watch fabulous stage shows and enjoy bewildering mask & costume parade!

Presented by:
Leisure and Cultural Services Department

Supported by:
Consulate General of Bangladesh, Hong Kong
Consulate General of India, Hong Kong
Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia in Hong Kong
Consulate-General of Japan in Hong Kong
Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Hong Kong
Consulate General of Malaysia in Hong Kong
Consulate General of Nepal, Hong Kong
Consulate General of the Philippines in Hong Kong
Royal Thai Consulate-General in Hong Kong
Consulate General of Turkey, Hong Kong
Consulate of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, Hong Kong
INSTITUTO CULTURAL do Governo da R.A.E. de Macau

Participating Art Groups:
Anatolia Cultural and Dialog Centre
Association of Sri Lankans in Hong Kong
Bangladesh Association of Hong Kong
Casa de Portugal em Macau
Elegance Society Dance Troupe
Hong Kong Japanese School
Kabisig Society HongKong
Korean International School
Malaysia Tourism Promotion Board (Hong Kong Office)
Mindanao (HK) Migrant Alliance
Natya Shikara Dance School, Hong Kong
Nepal Federation of Indigenous Nationalities Hong Kong
Sanggar Budaya PTKI Hong Kong
Thai Regional Alliance in Hong Kong

Free Admission
Enquiries:2591 1340
www.lcsd.gov.hk/eo

Programmes are subject to change without prior notice.  The content of programmes does not represent the views of the Leisure and Cultural Services Department