June 30, 2015

Need a shot of arts and culture this summer? You’re in luck cause there are concerts and performances aplenty, which are tiptoeing their way onto our shores. Whether you’re looking for a fanciful musical, an enchanting ballet or a star-studded performance, here’s our pick of the best shows on the stage this summer.

Disney’s Beauty & The Beast, 13 June – 26 July, The Venetian Theatre
In celebration its 20th anniversary on Broadway, this much-adored musical made its debut in Macao earlier this month to rave reviews. This Tale As Old As Time never fails to enchant…  Tickets: www.cotaiticketing.com

Imagine Dragons Smoke + Mirrors Tour, 23 August, AsiaWorld-Expo
The Grammy award-winning Las Vegas based foursome touches down in HK this August, bringing their bringing their inventive brand of alt-rock to our shores for the first time ever.  Welcome to the new age, to the new age…  Tickets: www.hkticketing.com

HK Ballet presents Pinocchio, 28 – 30 August, Cultural Centre Grand Theatre
What is The Hong Kong Ballet’s most sought after summer production? Pinocchio wins by a nose! See the classic fairytale retold through a beautifully choreographed ballet, accompanied live by the Hong Kong Sinfonietta. Tickets: https://ticket.urbtix.hk/internet/

Maroon 5 World Tour, 4 September, Asiaworld-Expo
Multi-platinum-selling and Grammy Award winning rock band MAROON 5 are bringing their sweet sounds to our city this September with a world tour in celebration of their fifth studio album V. Your sugar, yes, please!  Tickets: www.hkticketing.com

Robbie Williams Let Me Entertain You Tour 2015, 23 September, Asiaworld-Expo
One of the best-selling pop artists of all time, British singer-songwriter, Robbie Williams, will be swinging into town this September and Puttin’ on the Ritz for HK fans with his Let Me Entertain You Tour. Tickets: www.hkticketing.com

SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN, From 25 September 2015, HKAPA
The critically-acclaimed London West End production of SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN is set to make a splash in Hong Kong this September with a high energy show like HK audiences have never seen before. Prepare to be transported to glamorous 1920s Tinseltown through the film’s iconic choreography and a whopping 12,000+ liters of water for each individual show! Tickets: http://goo.gl/n8CglC

Lunchbox Productions Dazzling Theatrical Line-Up, September – October 2015, HKAPA
From the company that has placed Hong Kong on the world stage for global theatre groups, comes a thrilling line-up, premiering September 2015. Magical comedians THE NAKED MAGICIANS will kick off the star-studded performances, followed by award-winning cabaret LA SOIREE, the effervescent return of LOUIS PERAL, THE AMAZING BUBBLE MAN and show-stopping Les Miserable encore concert BEYOND THE BARRICADE. Tickets: www.hkticketing.com

For more arts, culture, and events to add to your diary, check out the full summer calendar in Dim Sum & Then Some’s just released Summer on the Scene 2015 Guide.

Hot Off The Cart...

June 17, 2015

Top Ten Places to See & Be Scene This Summer

1. Limewood Shop 103/104 The Pulse, 28 Beach Rd, Repulse Bay, +852 2866 8668 Sitting in the fading rays of a sun-soaked day, cucumber and jalepeno margarita in hand, curled up in the cushion be-decked aquamarine snug of Limewood, you’d be forgiven for thinking you were in Tulum or the Caribbean or at the very [...]


June 5, 2015

Brunch Brigade

Little is more satisfying than rolling out of bed at midday to catch up with friends over a leisurely bite. When it comes to brunches, we’re spoilt for choice in Hong Kong. These contenders offer something a tad more exotic than your standard eggs and bacon…   LITTLE BAO What’s so special: Modern Asian delights, [...]