HTW: Happenings This Week, 1 – 7 February

By Lau  /  January 29, 2016

Bach- The Six Brandenburg Concertos
A classical concert directed by Harpsichordist Benjamin Bayl playing all six of Six Brandenburg Concertos in one evening alongside the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra.

Date: 5 & 6 February
Time: 8pm
Location: Hong Kong City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, Hong Kong. Tel: 2921 2840 
Price: From HKD$180

Black & White Party 
Fringe Club will be hosting a Black & White Party paying homage to year of 1913. To get you in the early 19th century spirit there will be a Jazz band performing, swing dancers on the dance floors, street food and music by different DJ sets. 

Date: 5 February  
Time: 8pm till late
Location: 2 Lower Albert Road, Central, Hong Kong Tel: 2521 7251
Price: HKD$250

BNP Paribas Museum of Bethanie
The Béthanie is an 1875 as a sanatorium for priests built by the French Mission which have been restored at the Hong Kong Academy of Arts. Conducted tours that shows the history of Béthanie in the past centuries are on hourly in English and Cantonese. 

Date: 1 – 29 February  
Time: Various times
Location: The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, 1 Gloucester Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong.
Tel: 2592 2000
Price: From HKD$25
Edinburgh Festival Allstars
A series of comedy acts from Edinburgh Festival Fringe at Udderbelly Festival.  Check out performances by stand-up comedian Felicity Ward, uuggler Mat Ricardo,  comedian Trygve Wakenshaw for an evening of magic, music, circus and comedy acts. 
Date: 4 – 7 February 
Time: 9pm
Location: Central Harbourfront Event Space, 9 Lung Wo Road, Central, Hong Kong. Tel: 3929-9487
Price: HKD$385
Happy Valley Racecourse
Happy Valley Racecourse have teamed up with retailer G.O.D. for a monkey-themed Chinese New Year party on the race night of 3 and 17 February. Guests will be treated to a live martial arts performance and traditional festive treats.
Date: 3 & 17 February 
Time: 5.30pm till late
Location: Happy Valley Racecourse, Happy Valley, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong. Tel: 2895 1523
Price: HKD$10

Time and Being Exhibition
White Cube Gallery presents Time and Being, an exhibition work by Turner Award-nominated Artist Darren Almond for the first time in Hong Kong. The exhibition includes  two new series of paintings and new sculpture including  three ‘flip clock’ sculptures,  a series of multi-panel mirror pieces as well paintings of nocturnal landscapes. 

Date: 29 January – 12 March 
Time: 11am – 7pm (closed Sunday & Monday)
Location: White Cube Hong Kong, 50 Connaught Road, Central, Hong Kong. Tel: 2592 2000
Price: Free!


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