The 2nd "ICH Day @ Hang Hau"

Organisers:  Intangible Cultural Heritage Office
Joint Association of Traditional Hakka Unicorn in Sai Kung and Hang Hau, Hong Kong
South China Research Center, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Date: 16 May 2018 (Wednesday)

Time: 9:30 am – 5:30 pm

Venue: Bamboo Theatre of Tin Hau Festival at Hang Hau, Sai Kung (Public Car Park, Hang Hau Village, Tseung Kwan O)

Free admission

 

Tin Hau Festival (or Birthday of the Goddess of Heaven) at Hang Hau, Sai Kung will be held from 10 to 15 May this year. A number of intangible cultural heritage items will be showcased in the activities. Some of these items are Tin Hau Festival in Hong Kong, Cantonese opera, Hakka unicorn dance in Hang Hau in Sai Kung, as well as bamboo theatre building technique, etc.

Riding on the occasion, we are organising the 2nd "ICH Day @ Hang Hau" so that attendees can learn more about the intangible cultural heritage of Hong Kong as well as the local culture. Activities of the programme are as follows:

Time

Programme

9:30 – 10:00 am

Talk on Tin Hau Festival

Professor Liu Tik-sang
Associate Professor of Division of Humanities
Director of South China Research Center
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

10:00 – 10:30 am

Hakka Folk Song Performance: Demonstration and Open Participation Session on Traditional Hakka Culture

Mr. Liu Shu-tin, Ms. Lau Fook-kiu

10:30 – 11:30 am

Talk and Demonstration on Bamboo Theatre Building Technique

Master Chan Yuk-kwong

11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Talk, Demonstration and Open Participation Session on Hakka Unicorn Dance

Joint Association of Traditional Hakka Unicorn in Sai Kung and Hang Hau, Hong Kong

12:30 – 1:00 pm

Cha Kwo (steamed sticky rice dumplings) Making: Demonstration of Traditional Hakka Culture and Tasting of Hakka Delicacy

Mr. Lau Man-choi

Secretary of Joint Association of Traditional Hakka Unicorn in Sai Kung and Hang Hau, Hong Kong

1:45 – 2:30 pm

Talk, Demonstration and Open Participation Session on Shengongxi (thanksgiving opera performance) – Session 1

Sun Shine Chinese Art Music Centre

2:45 – 4:00 pm

Talk, Demonstration and Open Participation Session on Shengongxi (thanksgiving opera performance) – Session 2

Sun Shine Chinese Art Music Centre

4:00 – 4:30 pm

Talk and Demonstration on Paper Crafting Technique of Hakka Unicorn

Master Lau Chun-yu

4:30 – 5:30 pm

Talk, Demonstration and Open Participation Session on Hakka Unicorn Dance

Joint Association of Traditional Hakka Unicorn in Sai Kung and Hang Hau, Hong Kong

Programmes are conducted in Cantonese.

 

The 2nd "ICH Day @ Hang Hau"

2 Kwu Uk Lane, Tsuen Wan

(852) 2851 6134

(852) 2462 6320