Education Programme
Education Programme
30 MAY - 30 JUN
2022
JOCKEY CLUB COMMUNITY OUTREACH AND ARTS EDUCATION PROGRAMMES - PERFORMING ARTS EDUCATION PROGRAMMES
The Breast Man

Théâtre de la Feuille brings you an online play reading of The Breast Man by Hong Kong and French actors, adapted from the classic surrealist work The Breasts of Tiresias by French poet Guillaume Apollinaire. The wife let her breasts fly away like balloons and became a man. Her husband was controlled and asexually gave birth to 40,049 babies in a day...

Date:30 MAY - 30 JUN 2022 Venue:Online Programme
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13 MAY - 30 JUN
2022
JOCKEY CLUB COMMUNITY OUTREACH AND ARTS EDUCATION PROGRAMMES - PERFORMING ARTS EDUCATION PROGRAMMES

Workshop on Basic Circus Tricks

The most fascinating thing about circus is the performer's ability and how to demonstrate the skills in controlling the bodies. Movements such as balancing, acrobatics, as well as trapeze, all start with basic skills training.

Young artists from France's top circus school, Centre National des Arts du Cirque Châlons-en-Champagne (CNAC), will share the basic circus skills and tips in the workshop, allowing you to experience basic circus training at home and learn more about circus! Maybe you will be able to show your skills to friends in the coming future!

Date:13 MAY - 30 JUN 2022 Venue:Online Programme
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21 MAY
2022
JOCKEY CLUB COMMUNITY OUTREACH AND ARTS EDUCATION PROGRAMMES - VISUAL ARTS EDUCATION PROGRAMMES
China and Versailles 1670-1789: Diplomacy, Fascination, and Influences

In the end of the 17th Century, a very specific diplomatic relationship was born between China and France, thanks to Louis XIV. In 1686, the King sent French Jesuit fathers in China who occupied a special place at the Emperor’s court thanks to their deep knowledges in astronomy and mathematics.

Date:21 MAY 2022 Venue:La Médiathèque, Jordan Centre, Alliance Française de Hong Kong (52 Jordan Road, Kowloon)
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28 MAY
2022
JOCKEY CLUB COMMUNITY OUTREACH AND ARTS EDUCATION PROGRAMMES - VISUAL ARTS EDUCATION PROGRAMMES
The Making of the Illustrations of Victory in the Pacification of Dzungars and Muslims- the Story of the Art of French Copper Plate Engravings Made for the Emperor of China

In 1764, the Jesuit painter Giuseppe Castiglione (1688–1766) was commissioned to prepare sketches for sixteen illustrations of Qing military conquests. These were sent to Europe on the orders of the Qianlong Emperor (r. 1735–1796), eventually finding their way to France, where they were etched onto copper plates used for printing.

Date:28 MAY 2022 Venue:La Médiathèque, Jordan Centre, Alliance Française de Hong Kong (52 Jordan Road, Kowloon)
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30 MAY
2022
JOCKEY CLUB COMMUNITY OUTREACH AND ARTS EDUCATION PROGRAMMES - PERFORMING ARTS EDUCATION PROGRAMMES
Talk: Discover Serge Gainsbourg

Serge Gainsbourg is the unprecedented and unparalleled master of French music, lyrics and melody. His charisma has swept generations of young people, and his text and music will endure forever. At the same time, articles criticizing his vitriol and arrogance abound. This talk will introduce you to this daring yet brilliant artist, by analyzing Gainsbourg's musical style and lyrics, such as the utterly famous song "Je t'aime, moi non plus" that accelerates sexual liberation.

Date:30 MAY 2022 Venue:Online Programme
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