Changes/Cancellation of Events
Details of the changes/cancellation of events of the World Cultures Festival are as follows:
|Date / Time||Programme||Venue||Remarks|
|20 October (Sun) / 3pm||Autumn Sonata||Grand Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre||The programme will be cancelled due to early closure of the Hong Kong Cultural Centre at noon that day. Audience members are requested to keep the tickets intact for refund. Details of refund arrangement will be announced here later. Tickets for the Autumn Sonata performance at 7:30pm on 19 October are available. Interested patrons could purchase tickets through URBTIX or call 2370 1044 for assistance.|
|20 October (Sun) / 2:30pm||Understanding Norwegian Play and Theatre Structures from a Dramaturg’s View: Ibsen and Beyond||Podium Workshop, Hong Kong Cultural Centre||Event venue will be changed to Room D, Centre for Community Cultural Development at L2-07 Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre, 30 Pak Tin Street, Shek Kip Mei, with the same event time.|
|20 October (Sun) / 1:30pm||Fly to the Nordics with Auntie Choi||Foyer Exhibition Area, Hong Kong Cultural Centre||The activity will be cancelled due to early closure of the Hong Kong Cultural Centre at noon that day.
Participants may consider to register other available sessions. For details, please visit Festival website at http://www.worldfestival.gov.hk/2019/en/registration.html.
|19 October (Sat) / 3pm||"365 Ways to Change the World – From Creative Entrepreneurship to Antarctic Exploration”||CMA Lecture Theatre, G/F, Yasumoto International Academic Park, The Chinese University of Hong Kong||The forum has been rescheduled to 28 October afternoon. Speakers of the forum are Dr Guido Schmidt-Traub and Prof. Wu Ka-ming. For details, please visit the event webpage: https://bit.ly/32bLAS8.|
|9 October (Wed) / 7:30pm||"The Cultural Crossover: Understanding Swedish Culture from a Hong Kong Perspective" of Arts Salon Series||Eslite Causeway Bay Store||Due to health reasons of Mr. Anders Nelsson, the talk is rescheduled.
Details will be announced on this website or World Cultures Festival Facebook page.
|16 November (Sat) / 4pm||Nordic & Hong Kong Band Sound Gala||Arena, Queen Elizabeth Stadium||Due to health reasons, Anna von Hausswolff (Sweden) is unable to perform on 16 November and will be replaced by Menke (Sweden).|
Latest news on events will be posted at Festival Facebook page worldculturesfestival2019and this website, please check for latest updates. For enquiries, please call 2370 1044 during office hours. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.