The Leisure and Cultural Services Department (LCSD) has invited Jumbo Kids Theatre to perform "A Fantastic Journey @ X'mas", a magical and musical theatre show for kids, in December. In the show, Ah Lui and the students from Jumbo Kids School will lead audiences to experience a delightful journey.
The story sees the students from Jumbo Kids School visit an elderly home on Christmas Eve, hoping to create a joyous atmosphere there. When an affable elderly resident gives Ah Lui a ticket for the Fantastic Train as a gift, her extraordinary Christmas journey begins.
Audiences aged 3 or above are welcome, and details of the programme are as follows:
December 16 and 17 (Friday and Saturday), 8pm
December 18 (Sunday), 3pm
Cultural Activities Hall, Tuen Mun Town Hall
December 23 and 24 (Friday and Saturday), 8pm
December 25 (Sunday), 3pm
Theatre, Sai Wan Ho Civic Centre
"A Fantastic Journey @ X'mas" by Jumbo Kids Theatre (performed in Cantonese) is one of the attractions of the "Cheers!" series. Tickets priced from $100 to $130 are now available at all URBTIX outlets, on the Internet and by credit card telephone booking. Half-price tickets are available for senior citizens aged 60 or above, people with disabilities and their minders, full-time students and Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) recipients (limited tickets for CSSA recipients available on a first-come, first-served basis). A maximum discount of 20 per cent is offered for the "Cheers!" series and group booking. Please refer to the programme leaflets for details.
For programme enquiries, call 2268 7323 (LCSD) or 2146 9466 (Jumbo Kids Theatre); for ticketing enquiries, call 2734 9009. For credit card telephone bookings, call 2111 5999; for Internet bookings, visit www.urbtix.hk. For more information, visit www.lcsd.gov.hk/CE/CulturalService/Programme/en/multi_arts/0000030b.html .
Other programmes in the "Cheers!" series include "Fruit Story" by Fantasy Puppet Theatre; the puppet ballet "The Little Mermaid" by Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu Puppet Troupe of China; "An Evening of Ballet Music" by the Hong Kong Symphony Orchestra; "A Concert of Popular Chinese Music" by the Hong Kong City Chinese Orchestra; "The Snowman & The Bear" by the City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong; "The Adventures of Alvin Sputnik: Deep Sea Explorer" by Weeping Spoon Productions (Australia); HKOS 2011 X'mas Concert: "A Thankful Christmas"; "Heroic Boys" by the Guangzhou Acrobatic Troupe of China; Red Star Red Army Chorus (Russia); "ONIONOISE" by the Vegetable Orchestra (Austria); and "The Little Snowman & Sunflower II" by Make Friends With Puppet. Please refer to the booklet and individual programme leaflets for details.
Ends/Wednesday, November 16, 2011