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Hong Kong International Black Box Festival:
New Youth Group "One Fine Day"
(Beijing)
11.10.2018 - 14.10.2018

An alternative theatre experience about real people and everyday life

What comes to mind when we hear the words “one fine day”? In this unique and powerful production, you will have an opportunity to encounter a range of Hong Kong residents sharing personal tales of happiness and heartbreak.

On stage, in tightly choreographed simultaneous recitals, 19 non-professional performers share stories of their “one fine day”. Provided with headphones, the audience is free to choose whether to listen to the story of a single narrator, to switch between channels to hear other tales, or to put down the headphones and listen to everyone at the same time. Through the cacophony of sounds and voices, intensely intimate stories emerge, coming together in a profound and confronting experience for audiences and performers alike.

Directed by Beijing-based Li Jianjun, One Fine Day has moved audiences in Beijing, Shanghai, Hangzhou and Shenzhen, and inspired those who took part to reflect on issues like personal relationships and how people relate to the society around them. This October, join us for tales that are quintessentially Hong Kong!

We will be looking for these 19 Hong Kong residents through an open call for the Hong Kong premiere of One Fine Day. We welcome you to take part in this one-of-a-kind theatre experience. If you would like to be part of the performance, apply now to join us!

 

“A graceful kind of modern dance, a symphony of voices, a poem about horizons, a random diary found at the metro.”   — Meng Jinghui

 

 

Performance Date & Venue
8pm 11*-13.10.2018
3pm 13.10.2018
5pm 14.10.2018

*With post-performance talk

HKRep Black Box (8/F Sheung Wan Civic Centre)

Price: $300

Free Seating

Presented mainly in Cantonese

Recommended for ages 6 and above

Approximately 2 hours without intermission

No admission for latecomer

Please contact HKRep before purchasing tickets if wheelchair seats are required. (Tel: 3103-5900)

Tickets now available at URBTIX

Ticketing Enquiries 3761 6661
Credit Card Booking 2111 5999
Online Booking www.urbtix.hk
Programme Enquiries 3103 5900
Awards

Performance Design (Silver Medal)
4th World Stage Design (2017)

Cast & Production Team
Director
Li Jianjun
Text / Curator
Zhuang Jiayun
Performance Design
Tan Zeen
Lighting Design
Chen Xiaji
Music
SHAO
Production
Wang Qingyang
Deputy Directors
Niu Dun
Yang Mingchen
Huang Bing
Dramaturg (HK)
Lai Sim Fong
Deputy Directors (HK)
Special Events

Ticket discounts
50% discount for
– Full-time Students (limited offer)
– Senior Citizens Aged 60 or Above (limited offer)
– People with Disabilities & the Minder. For purchase of each concessionary ticket for people with disabilities, the customer can purchase one ticket of same concession for a minder.

15% discount for
– HKRep Pals members
– Staff of West Kowloon Cultural District Authority

10% discount for
– Members of CCDC Dance Inspirations
– Club Bravo members of Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
– Zuni’s Friends
– Friends of The Hong Kong Ballet

10% discount for
(Discounts only available at URBTIX outlets upon presentation of valid membership / staff cards)
– Friends of Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra
– Friends of Hong Kong Dance Company
– Chung Ying Theatre “Energy Fun Club plus” (max 2 tickets)
– Members of HKAPA Alumni Association
– Members of Hong Kong Chinese Civil Servant’s Association
– FANCL Club Members
– Staff of Shun Hing Group
– Bookaholic Members of The Commercial Press
– Tom Lee “Music For Life” Members
– Members of Hong Kong Arts Administrators Association
– Members or Staff of Broadway Photo Supply Limited