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‘Cheers!’ Series: Grass by Second Hand Dance (UK)
Programme and Trailer
Programme and Trailer
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Let's dance and explore the world beneath your feet!

 

Look down closely, you will discover a brand new dimension!  Explore the ground and all of its wriggly inhabitants in this quirky dance show.  Performed on freshly-cut turf, featuring various kinds of tiny creatures, Grass weaves together dance, puppetry and projection to inspire children to look closely at the world around them.

Grass enjoyed nationwide tours of the United Kingdom and participated in various children arts festivals including Kew Science Festival in 2019, Dublin Theatre Festival in 2018 and Edinburgh International Children's Festival in 2017.

Director and Choreographer: Rosie Heafford

Performers: Mariana Camiloti, Keir Patrick

 

Free Seating

 

The programme contains some English with simple Cantonese interpretation.

Best for ages 2-5 (Audience aged 2 and above are welcome)

The running time of each performance is approximately 35 minutes without intermission.  With interactive session after each performance.

Audience may be seated on floor. Comfortable clothing is recommended.

Children are required to be accompanied by parents or adults.  One ticket per person regardless of age.

Audience is strongly advised to arrive punctually.  Latecomers and audiences who leave during the performance will only be admitted at a suitable break


Trailer

Second Hand Dance creates thought-provoking, joyful and highly visual dance performances by connecting dancers, artists and the public.  For family and adult audiences, the work is often socially-engaged, participatory and designed to be open to audiences for their own reflection.

 

 

DATE
VENUE
PRICE
19.12.2019 (Thu) - 20.12.2019 (Fri)
19:30
21.12.2019 (Sat)
11:00,14:30, 17:00
22.12.2019 (Sun)
11:00,14:30
Cultural Activities Hall, Ngau Chi Wan Civic Centre
location
$240
DATE
19.12.2019 (Thu) - 20.12.2019 (Fri)
19:30
21.12.2019 (Sat)
11:00,14:30, 17:00
22.12.2019 (Sun)
11:00,14:30
PRICE
$240

Free seating

 

The programme contains some English with simple Cantonese interpretation.

 

Best for ages 2-5 (Audience aged 2 and above are welcome).

 

Children are required to be accompanied by parents or adults.  One ticket per person regardless of age.  (Admission subject to age limit specifed for the event.)

 

Tickets available from 3 October onwards at all URBTIX outlets, on internet, mobile app and credit card telephone booking.

 

Discount Schemes

30% off on standard tickets for each purchase of this programme plus either Pedal Punk by Cirque Mechanics (USA) or DJ Kid Koala's Nufonia Must Fall (Canada).

 

'Cheers!' Series Package Discount1

For each purchase of standard tickets for different stage shows / film programmes in the ‘Cheers!’ Series, the following concession applies:

10% off for any 2 programmes; 15% off for any 3 programmes; 20% off for 4 or more programmes.

 

Group Booking Discount2

For each purchase of standard tickets for stage show(s) / film programme(s) in the 'Cheers!' Series, the following concession applies:

10% off for 4-9 standard tickets; 15% off for 10-19 standard tickets; 20% off for 20 or more standard tickets.

 

Family Package Discount3

20% off on standard tickets for each purchase of 2 standard tickets and 2 student concessionary tickets of the same stage show / film programme in the 'Cheers!' Series.

 

Concesseionary Discounts for Senior Citizens, People with Disabilities and the Minders, Full-time Students and Comprehensive Social Security Assistance Recipients

Half-price tickets available for senior citizens aged 60 and 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 basis4Half-price tickets also applicable for children aged 6 or below.  Concessionary ticket holders must produce evidence of their identity or age upon admission.

Patrons can enjoy only one of the above discount offers.

For each concessionary ticket for people with disabilities, the customer can purchase one ticket with the same concession for the minder.

The price of each discount ticket will be rounded up to the nearest dollar.

 

Programmes in the ‘Cheers!’ Series:

Seriously Funny by Fair Play Crew (Poland), Grass by Second Hand Dance (UK), Pedal Punk by Cirque Mechanics (USA), The Fabulous Giant Puppet Show by Sichuan Huge Puppet Troupe, Shh! We have a plan by Cahoots NI (UK), DJ Kid Koala’s Nufonia Must Fall (Canada), Glimpse by Oorkaan (The Netherlands), Fruit Story 3 - The Great Adventures of Pineapple Sea (Re-run) by Fantasy Puppet Theatre, Hong Kong Oratorio Society Christmas Concert 2019: Handel's Messiah, The Snowman & The Bear by City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong, Esther by Bel Canto Singers, The Little Snowman & Sunflower II by Make Friends with Puppet, Dot/line/plane@SuperBaby by Jumbo Kids Theatre, Wallaby’s Seat-belt by Ming Ri Institute for Arts Education and Christmas Family Screen 2019.

 

For details of Christmas Family Screen 2019, please refer to the series brochure, programme leaflet or visit the website of Film Programmes Office at www.lcsd.gov.hk/fp.

 

  1. Not applicable to tickets for The Snowman & The Bear by City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong and all workshops in the 'Cheers!' Series.
  2. Not applicable to tickets for Fruit Story 3 - The Great Adventures of Pineapple Sea (Re-run) by Fantasy Puppet Theatre, The Snowman & The Bear by City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong, Wallaby's Seat-belt by Ming Ri Institute for Arts Education and all workshops in the 'Cheers!' Series.
  3. Not applicable to tickets for The Snowman & The Bear by City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong, Wallaby's Seat-belt by Ming Ri Institute for Arts Education and all workshops in the 'Cheers!' Series.
  4. Prices of concessionary tickets for Fruit Story 3 - The Great Adventures of Pineapple Sea (Re-run) by Fantasy Puppet Theatre are $110 (Tsuen Wan Town Hall) and $120 (Sha Tin Town Hall); Prices of concessionary tickets for Esther by Bel Canto Singers are $304 / $224 / $144; Prices of concessionary tickets for Wallaby's Seat-belt by Ming Ri Institute for Arts Education are $100 (Sha Tin Town Hall and Sheung Wan Civic Centre) and $95 (Tuen Mun Town Hall).  No quota on half-price tickets for CSSA recipients for Christmas Concert 2019: Handel's Messiah by Hong Kong Oratorio Society, The Snowman & The Bear by City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong, Esther by Bel Canto Singers and Wallaby's Seat-belt by Ming Ri Institute for Arts Education.

 

Internet Booking www.urbtix.hk

Mobile Ticketing App My URBTIX

Credit Card Telephone Booking 2111 5999

Ticketing Enquiries 3761 6661

Programme Enquiries 2268 7323

 

The presenter reserves the right to change the programme and substitute artists.

The programme does not represent the views of the Leisure and Cultural Services Department.

 

Cultural Activities Hall, Ngau Chi Wan Civic Centre
  • date19.12.2019 (Thu) - 20.12.2019 (Fri) 19:30
  • date21.12.2019 (Sat) 11:00,14:30, 17:00
  • date22.12.2019 (Sun) 11:00,14:30
  • price$240
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DATE
VENUE
PRICE
19.12.2019 (Thu) - 20.12.2019 (Fri)
19:30
21.12.2019 (Sat)
11:00,14:30, 17:00
22.12.2019 (Sun)
11:00,14:30
Cultural Activities Hall, Ngau Chi Wan Civic Centre
location
$240
DATE
19.12.2019 (Thu) - 20.12.2019 (Fri)
19:30
21.12.2019 (Sat)
11:00,14:30, 17:00
22.12.2019 (Sun)
11:00,14:30
PRICE
$240