JOCKEY CLUB New Arts Power: Seven Boxes Possessed of Kafka – Theatre Workshop
Presenter: Hong Kong Arts Development Council
Funder: The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust
Art group: Alice Theatre Laboratory
Date & Time: Workshop 1: 4/1/2018(Thu) 2:30pm
Workshop 2: 5/1/2018(Fri) 10:30am
Venue: Studio Theatre, HKICC Lee Shau Kee School of Creativity
Online registration: goo.gl/oJQLwK
In response to the overwhelming interest, Alice Theatre Laboratory (ATL) will be bringing additional sessions of Theatre Workshop in January. Led by the devising director, Andrew Chan Hang-fai, and actors from ATL, the workshop will begin with excepts from their award-winning piece “Seven Boxes Possessed of Kafka”, and followed by a sharing on the creative process of developing the piece from text to movement and more.
About Alice Theatre Laboratory
Alice Theatre Laboratory (ATL) is devoted to experimental performances. In previous seasons, “Seven Boxes Possessed of Kafka” (Hong Kong première, rerun, Shanghai tour, Beijing tour, Macao Tour and Taipei Tour), “Fear and Misery of the Third Reich” (Hong Kong première, rerun, and Beijing tour), “Beckett on Stage II: Reminiscence & Traces”, “The Maids”, “1001 Nights of Pasolini”, “One Hundred Years of Solitude” (Hong Kong première and Beijing tour), “Endgame” (Hong Kong première, rerun, and Shanghai tour), “Ten Utterances from Dreams”, “Once the Muse Speaks” (Hong Kong première, Shanghai tour, Taipei tour and Beijing tour) and “Hamletmachine” (Hong Kong première and Wuzhen tour) were critically acclaimed and nominated for and received a number of awards for the Hong Kong Drama Awards and the Hong Kong Theatre Libre. CNNGo has acclaimed ATL as one of the five most watchable Hong Kong theatre companies. ATL is also a pioneer in Drama and Theatre Education. Promoting Drama in Education and Drama as a subject, ATL has been producing Theatre-in-Education programmes that suit the local education system since 2002.
*Programme conduct in Cantonese.