31.5.2019 (Fri)
7:00pm - 7:20pm
[Conducted in Cantonese]

1.6.2019 (Sat)
2:00pm - 2:20pm
[Conducted in English]
Level 2 Foyer, Hong Kong Cultural Centre
Free admission with HK Ballet X HK Phil: The Rite of Spring tickets.

Celebrating innovation and revolution, choreographers Yuh Egami and Hu Song Wei Ricky reconceptualise Igor  travinsky’s iconic and notorious The Rite of Spring with its astonishing riot-inspiring score for the ages. The talks also feature one of ballet’s most talked-about choreographic stars and New York City Ballet Resident Choreographer Justin Peck’s Year of the Rabbit and The Royal Ballet’s Resident Choreographer Wayne McGregor’s premier of his Olivier Award-winning masterwork Chroma. Join us before the curtain rises to hear more about the creative process behind these powerful contemporary works from the Hong Kong Ballet team, as they share their insights on each work’s dynamic choreography and intriguing history.