Arts Farewell to the Main Building – A New Chapter in Arts History

April 11, 2012 / by / 0 Comment

Arts Farewell to the Main Building
A New Chapter in Arts History

All are welcome, including family and friends.

22 April 2012 at 1:30 pm (Sunday)
Loke Yew Hall, Main Building
The University of Hong Kong

1:30 – 2:15 pm: Ceremony in Loke Yew Hall 
Opening Remarks by The Honourable Mrs Anson Chan, GBM, GCMG, CBE, JP
Student Performance of “Brighten Me with Virtues” and “Try to Remember”
Poem Readings by Professors Agnes Lam and Leung Ping Kwan
Presentation of the HKU Video Competition Prize by University Artists Ms Mabel Cheung and Mr Alex Law
Performance of Haydn’s Farewell Symphony (Movements 1 and 4) by the Hong Kong Chamber Orchestra
Percussion Parade for all led by University Artist Dr Lung Heung-wing

The official ceremony at 1:30 pm in Loke Yew Hall will be followed by activities highlighting the Faculty’s diversity taking place simultaneously throughout the Main Building from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm.

2:00 – 5:00 pm: Main Building Activities

Music and Drama Performances
Guzheng Performance
Performance by songwriter Wayne Cristaudo
Student Drama Performance

Cultural Activities
Calligraphy Demonstration by Professor CY Sin
Thai Dance
Kimono Workshop
Taekwondo Exhibition
Traditional Japanese Games Booths

Fun for All
Creative Writing Workshop
Main Building Photo Hunt
School and Department Meeting Spaces
Arts Association Photo Exhibition

HKU Press Book Counter
Refreshments Area
Souvenir Counter

This event is free of charge. All are welcome, including family and friends. Registration is required.
Please register by clicking on the following link:

For enquiries, please contact Georgina Challen via email: