HONG KONG OPERA:
Dr. Sun Yat-sen

When:

this event is over
Grand Theatre, Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd., Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R., China

How Much:

$150-880 from www.urbtix.hk

Area:

Tsim Sha Tsui

Nearest Train:

East Tsim Sha Tsui
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  • Dr. Sun Yat-sen

A highlight of the ongoing celebrations in honor of the Centenerary of the 1911 Revolution, "Dr. Sun Yat-sen" is an opera of three acts that centers on the romance between Dr. Sun and his wife, Soong Ching-ling (of the revered Soong sisters). Conceived by Opera Hong Kong in collaboration with the New York City Opera's VOX program, this original piece is set to premiere in Beijing to wide acclaim. Though sung in Putonghua, there are spoken excerpts in English; the performance also combines elements from both Eastern and Western operas, resulting in a unique a cross-cultural fusion.

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