「讓我將古典芭蕾的身體作適度的嘗試和挑戰，體驗當代芭蕾，會幫助我向學生解構部份RAD 動作。」 — 一位教學超過20年老師評語
日期：10月23, 30日及11月6, 13日(逢星期三)
時間：上午10:00 – 12:00
費用：港幣$200/堂 (會員), $300/堂 (非會員)
Yuri Ng – Artistic Advisor and Coordinator
Born in Hong Kong, Yuri Ng began classical ballet training with Jean Wong and later, at National Ballet School in Canada and (through the Heinz Bosl Scholarship awarded by the Hong Kong Ballet Group) Royal Ballet School in England. He was awarded the Adeline Genée Gold Medal from the Royal Academy of Dancing in 1983 before joining The National Ballet of Canada as a dancer.
Since his return to Asia in 1993, Ng has choreographed for various performing companies and organizations. He was the Artist Associate of Hong Kong Sinfonietta in 2011-2013, and has created several crossover productions including La Valse Remembered, Ravel The Time Traveller, and Know Your Ballet Music. Other recent creations include theatrical choral concert Rock Hard (in collaboration with Ng Cheuk-yin & Patrick Chiu) for New Vision Arts Festival, which won the 2009 CASH Golden Sail Music Award for the Best Serious Music Composition; A Soldier’s Story (Expo Shanghai 2010 Hong Kong Week Closing Performance) and A Soldier’s Story – The New Generation (the orchestra’s Singapore début) for Hong Kong Sinfonietta; The Frog Prince – A Ballet Chinois, Firecracker (a Chinese New Year version of The Nutcracker) for Hong Kong Ballet; 64 Great Inventions of China (experimental dance theatre workshop) for Guangdong Modern Dance Company; Hose of Dancing Water (in collaboration with artistic members of Unlock Dancing Plaza), and Awakeningand Art School Musical for Edward Lam Dance Theatre.
Ng is currently Artistic Advisor of the a cappella choral theatre group Yat Po Singers.
Justyne Li Sze-yeung – Contemporary Ballet instructor
Li graduated from the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, School of Dance, Ballet and Modern Dance Stream. She is a former member of the Hong Kong Ballet and Tanz Graz (Austria), and was a soloist with Ballett Bremerhaven (Germany). Li has established Neo Dance HK with Wong Tan Ki in 2010.Currently working as an independent dancer and choreographer.
Her recent choreographies/projects include: Soul Casting; Transfigured Night (Hong Kong Sinfonietta); Division (CDE Springboard 2017, Yokohama Dance Collection 2019); Creative Meeting Point: HK x Finland (West Kowloon Cultural District); The Butcher (choreographer: Rex Cheng); Dance Internship II (I-Dance Festival 2016); Dance Internship I (Hong Kong Ballet); Human Internship; Trouble-maker’s Concerto; Galatea X; Present Absentee ( Little Breath); What’s the Matter (Hong Kong Arts Festival); The 3.5th Dimension (City Contemporary Dance Company); Galatea &Pygmalion (Hong Kong Dance Festival 2010 & 2013). <> received the Hong Kong Dance Award 2014 for Outstanding Choreography and Outstanding Performance by a Female Dancer. <> received the Hong Kong Dance Award 2011 for Outstanding Achievement in Independent Dance. Li was also nominated for Outstanding Performance in the same year.