Hong Kong Tap Festival 2019
Hong Kong Tap Festival 2019 presents Master Workshops for tap lovers to join. There will be 16 classes in 3 consecutive days at Hong Kong Cultural Centre rehearsal room, taught by four tap masters. Students can learn from the festival’s featured guests, taking glimpses into their dancing and teaching. Aspire to enhance your understanding and knowledge of the global trend in tap dance? It’s something you shouldn’t miss.
(To enjoy 15% early bird discount, please visit Art-mate and enrol before 9 July)
Our 3 guest tappers will share their tap experiences with us and answer our questions.
Fun Tap Jam with Student Showcase
Being one of the programmes in Hong Kong Tap Festival, Fun Tap Jam is a free style tap dance event. With strong music and energetic beat, dancers from all around the world will join together, hoping to bring improvement, inspiration and move next step forward. The public are welcome to join. Let's share the happiness and enjoy the exciting atmosphere all together!
Venue: Fringe Club Dairy, Central
Intro to Tap
A special course for people without any tap dance experience but would like to have some fun in the rhythmic and percussive tap sound on a weekend. Tap shoes are not required.
Venue: R&T Studio Kwun Tong
Hong Kong Tap Festival 2019 Gala
2019 marks the 8th anniversary of the Hong Kong Tap Festival (HKTF), presented by local, professional dance company R&T (Rhythm & Tempo). Amongst all the different activities within the Festival, the highlight has to be Beat．Me．Tap which is a showcase of all performers, featuring our international guests, as well as local talent. With the addition of a live jazz band, the show promises to offer a feast for both the ears and eyes, so don’t miss out!
Venue: Studio Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre
Date & Time:
10/8//2019 (Sat) 7:45pm
11/8/2019 (Sun) 2:45pm / 7:45pm
Ticket Price : $220, $150*
Ken Kwok (HK)
Eve Leung (HK)
Tan-Ki Wong (HK)
Keitaro Hosokawa (JP)
Oh Hwan Kwon (KR)
Winston Morrison (AU)
Dance Works (TW)
Other Local Dancers
Penny Tse、Marix Ho、 Iris Tsoi、Joyce Tsoi、Eric Huynh、R&T Young Tappers
Honorary Advisor: Mandy Petty
Organizers: Ken Kwok / Eve Leung
Music Director & Band Leader: Patrick Lui
Lighting Designer: Ivan Chan
Sound Designer: CanDog
Stage Designer: Benny Shaw
Graphic Designer: Alfie Leung
Producer: Edith Cheung
Stage Manager: Libby Cheung
Deputy Producer: Violet Li
** Discount tickets ($150) available for senior citizens aged 60 and above, full-time students, people with disabilities and their minder (Limited discount tickets available on a first-come-first-served basis)