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'Miracle Fun': Funny Puppetry by Omar Alvarez Titeres Puppetry Arts Company (Argentina)

One Man Puppetry Mime

Venue Date & Time Price
Cultural Activities Hall, Tsuen Wan Town Hall
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04.04.2014(Fri)
19:30
$180
Auditorium, North District Town Hall
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05.04.2014(Sat)
05.04.2014(Sat)
16:30
19:30
$160, $130
Auditorium, Tai Po Civic Centre
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06.04.2014(Sun)
17:00
$180, $150, $130

 

About the programme

Funny Puppetry is a creative and funny family variety show in tribute to the traditional art of puppetry and its greatest creators.  This magical performance will lead audience to a fascinating puppetry mime which involves original body puppets, shadow puppets, dance, music and magical objects that creates short stories and simple characters which are made by colourful fabrics, cardboards and feathers.  The characters will bring laughter, love, humour and surprise to audience and display the magical attraction of theatre.

 

Programme Length

Running time of this performance is about 60 minutes without intermission

 

Age limit

Audience aged 3 and above are welcome

 

Trailer of Funny Puppetry by Omar Alvarez Titeres Puppetry Arts Company (Argentina)

About the Company

 

In 1987, Omar Alvarez Titeres Puppetry Arts Company was founded in Argentina. The company aims to develop puppetry arts in Argentina and to pursue the highest level of aesthetic in puppetry.  The company is famous for its innovative elements and has invited Argentina’s famous actors, Alfredo Alcon and Norma Aleandro to participant in some of their performances.  Moreover, the company has created several international productions and has put a lot of efforts to develop puppetry arts at its own theatre in Buenos Aires, Argentina at the same time. 

The company represents the Argentinean culture on stage, and its production has been performed in more than seven languages around the world including Canada, USA, Denmark, Finland, Spain, Poland, Israel, Korea, Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia, South Africa, Brazil, Mexico, Colombia and Venezuela.  The company earned recognition from audiences, media and critics all over the world by receiving over thirty national and international awards.

 

Ticketing

 

Tickets available from 10 January 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). 

 

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.

 

'Miracle Fun' Series Discount

10% off on standard tickets for each purchase of 2 programmes;

15% off on standard tickets for each purchase of 3 programmes;

20% off on standard tickets for each purchase of 4 programmes.

 

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

 

One person per ticket regardless of age, admission subject to age limit specified for each event.

 

#Discounts are not applicable to all workshops of the 'Miracle Fun' Series.

 

Other programmes in the 'Miracle Fun' Series:

Journey of the Car by Jumbo Kids Theatre

Fruit Story II by Fantasy Puppet Theatre

Landscapes by Mimika Theatre (UK)

For programme details, please refer to the individual progarmme leaflets.

 

Credit Card Telephone Booking     2111 5999

Internet Booking    www.urbtix.hk

 

Enquiries

 

Internet Booking www.urbtix.hk

Credit Card Telephone Booking 2111 5999

Ticketing Enquiries 2734 9009

Programme Enquiries 2268 7323

 

Audience 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.

 

Creative Puppets Workshop

Venue Date & Time Price
Auditorium, Tai Po Civic Centre
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06.04.2014(Sun)
14:30
$50

Workshop

 

Conducted in Spanish with English and Cantonese interpretation

 

No matter it is a piece of paper, a simple latex glove or the shadow of your own hands, all of them could be magically transformed into thousands of creative puppets with a lot of imagination!  Join this workshop to discover the universe which our hands can create!

 

The workshop lasts for about 60 minutes

Suitable for age 4 and above

 

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