A POEM IN JAIL (IN PROGRESS) -

HAPPY TOGETHER TILL THE NEXT CENTURY COMES

24.9-7.10.2020

‘She’ left Hong Kong and has become the host of the programme ‘Goldfish of London’ at the Radio of London Hong Kongers. She shares stories and memories of Hong Kong. Suddenly, Yan Pat To, the writer/director of the show, makes a phone call to the programme and shares his new work……

A Poem in Jail is inspired by a bed-board with a love poem found in a women’s prison. This groundbreaking immersive production features artists across disciplines including Yan Pat To (theatre), Kingsley Ng (media installation), Adrian Yeung (video artist), Jass Leung (dramaturg) and Chow Yiu Fai (lyric Artist).  A Poem in Jail (in progress) – Happy Together Till the Next Century Comes carries a fragment of the time and space of the immersive theatre A Poem in Jail. This fragment is a short episode not revealed in the show. A Poem in Jail will premiere in 2021, so please stay tuned to the Tai Kwun website for the latest announcement.

 

The first 500 audience members will receive a postcard sent by ‘her’ after completing the questionnaire. The postcard tells a story un-presented in the show of next year.

Creative Team

Playwright and Director: Yan Pat To^
Cast: Ceci Chan – Ho Lim Chu
Ng Fung Ming – Lai Wai Ling, Mandy
Se Wei – Ho Lim Chu (young girl)
Cheung Tik Ki – Lai Wai Ling, Mandy (young girl)
Leung Tin Chak – Wing Kok Kau
Leung Ho Pong – Kwok Chun Pong
Singer: Ng Fung Ming

Video Camera Team: Chan Sing Yan, Chim Man Lung
Project Curator: Felix Chan
Dramaturg: Jass Leung
Media installation: Kingsley Ng
Lyric Artist: Chow Yiu Fai
Setting Designer: Yuen Hon Wai
Video designer: Adrian Yeung
Lighting Designer: Vanessa Lee
Sound Designer: Ak Kan
Costume Designer: Lau Hok Shing
Production Manager: Lee Tsan Yung
Administration Coordinator: Tsoi Sin Yi
Make-up Stylist: Wing Tin
Crew: Kathryn Lai, Choi Sai Ying, Chu Ka Ming

^ With the kind permission of the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts

Curated by Reframe Theatre and Felixism Creation
 

Acknowledgement: Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel & Towers, Times Hair & Workshop

*Concept of the show title by〈黑房〉, Chow Yiu Fai

a Concise 

History

of future 

CHINA

The first ethnic Chinese play selected by

Berliner Festspoele Theatertreffen Stückemarkt 2016

The main theatre performance in New Vision Festival 2016, Hong Kong

The script is published now! 

A CONCISE HISTORY

OF FUTURE CHINA

The first ethnic Chinese play has been selected by 
Berliner Festspoele Theatertreffen Stückemarkt (2016)

How to present the love life of Hong Kong people to Aliens in the time of Pandemic

Online live-streaming performance
APR - MAY 2020
About 
Pat To YAN (Artistic Director)

CONTACT US

mail:

Pat to YAN:  pattoyan@reframetheatre.com

Felix CHAN: felixchan@reframetheatre.com

Add: 3/F, Cheong Tai Ind. Bldg, 16 Tai Yau St., San Pong Kong, Hong Kong

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