This December, travel back in time to nineteenth-century Victorian England for a festive Dickensian Christmas!
Standard Chartered Arts in the Park – Hong Kong’s largest outdoor youth arts carnival – returns with two days of outdoor showcases and performances, all inspired by four wonderful works by British writer Charles Dickens: Oliver Twist, A Christmas Carol, David Copperfield and Great Expectations. As well as fun outdoor events, the programme also includes a week-long programme of online activities. Join us and soak up some old-fashioned Christmas spirit!
The two-day live outdoor spectacle takes place on 3 and 4 December in the West Kowloon Cultural District Art Park – transforming the park with a series of exciting free art activities. Head over and enjoy Hong Kong’s largest original Giant Puppet and Dramatic Costume Showcase, eleven interactive art stalls, stage performances, storytelling theatre performances, a capella performances, African drum jams, circus performances, installations featuring 9,000 artworks, and a giant puppet photo area for capturing fun moments with family and friends!
In the run-up to the event weekend, from 28 November to 2 December, we also have an exciting programme of online activities at www.scartsinthepark.com.The free-of-charge, festive activities include storytelling theatre performances, an a cappella performance, two DIY activities featuring paper puppets and a festive face mask, plus festive gift wrapping ideas and a balloon twisting activity – all designed to help children get creative at home with the family, and put everyone in a carnival mood!
For more information about Standard Chartered Arts in the Park, please visit www.scartsinthepark.com or follow us on Facebook @SCArtsInThePark.
【Standard Chartered Arts in the Park】 is an accredited event celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.
Performing Arts, Visual Arts