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[LUNCHTIME CONCERT] Monthly Recital Series
posted by University Museum and Art Gallery for HKU and Public
Event Type: Performance Arts (music, dance, drama etc.)
Event Nature: Culture and Arts

Event Details

Young artists of the Jockey Club Opera Hong Kong Young Artist Development Programme will present you excerpts of famous operas on a monthly basis from February to November in 2018 at the University Museum and Art Gallery of the University of Hong Kong. The upcoming performance will be on 15 June and 20 July 2018 (Fri), 1:00PM – 1:45PM. Come and join us!

Friday, 15 June 2018: "Donizetti Double bill" – Maria Stuarda & Lucia di Lammermoor – Performed by: Colette Lam, Samantha Chong, Sammy Chien and Alexander Wong
Friday, 20 July 2018: "The Barber of Seville" – Performed by: Samantha Chong, Bobbie Zhang, Chen Yong, Alexander Chen and Jaclyn Chiu

"Maria Stuarda" is a tragic opera in two acts composed by Donizetti. The story is set in 16th-Century England and is loosely based on the real-life power struggle between Queen Mary of Scots and Queen Elizabeth I of England.
Also composed by Donizetti, "Lucia di Lammermoor" is another famous tragic opera om three acts, with its story set in early 18th-Century and is loosely based on the Scottish historical novel "The Bride of Lammermoor".

"The Barber of Seville" is an opera buffa in two acts composed by Rossini. Set in Seville, the story features a romantic but hilarious love story between beautiful Rosina, charming Count Almaviva and Figaro the barber who knows all the town’s secrets and scandals.

Date/Time20/07/2018 13:00-13:45
Venue1/F Fung Ping Shan Building, UMAG, HKU, 90 Bonham Road, Pokfulam

Registration Instruction

Registration is open from 07/05/2018 11:00(HKT) to 19/07/2018 18:00(HKT) on a first-come-first-served basis.

* Registration is now closed.

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Should you have any enquiries, please feel free to contact Chelsea Choi by email at