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PROGRAM

 
TANGO

A great opportunity to learn the Tango Dance originated in Buenos Aires.  Many free classes available during all along the month of November.

Free Tango Classes offered by Hong Kong Tango Academy, Let’s Tango, Malevos Tango, Otro Tango, Sirio Dance & Trio Spin

Open to public. Admission: free. 

Click HERE for full schedule and details.
 

Special Tango Class: with tango champions Lily and Raymond

Nov.11 (7-9pm) @ Studio A&B - 7/F Richmond Plaza, 496 Jaffe Road, Causeway Bay.

- Readers of AM730 newspaper are welcome to register for a Special Tango Class.  Learn Tango with Tango Champions Lily and Raymond while enjoying some Argentine delicacies and premium wines and also the screening of the short film "Like a Sign" by Director Gabriel Feller.

Admission: free.  By invitation only.

Milonga

Milonga Nuevo: with screening of Argentine Short Film “Like a Sign”.  

Director of the short film, Gabriel Feller, will prestige this avant premiere.

Nov. 10 (9:30pm-12:30am)@ Amico Studio. 2/F, 167-169 Hennessy Road, Wanchai.

Open to public.  Admission: HK$80.  

For details & reservation: www.letstango.com.hkkamong@gmail.com or 9223 5629.

 

Milonga Danza Maligna: with guest performer Javier Rodriguez.

Nov.26 (9:30pm-2am) @ Danzstage Studio. 20/F, 148 Electric Road, Tin Hau.

Open to public. Admission: HK$280.

For details & reservation: www.malevos-tango.com

 

Grand Milonga: with guest performers Sebastián & Eugenia.

Dec.3 (8:30pm-12:30am) @ A&B Dance Academy. 7/F Richmond Plaza, 496 Jaffe Road, Causeway Bay (Causeway Bay MTR Station Exit C or D1).

Open to public. Admission: HK$350.  

For details & reservation: www.workshop.triospin.com

MUSIC

Tango Apasionado Concert with Bandoneonist Wu Yong Long

Dancers: Sandra & Felipe.

Nov.2 (7:30pm) @ Theatre, Sheung Wan Civic Centre.

Open to public.  Admission: HK$150, HK$250.

For details & reservation: www.malevos-tango.com

 

Tango Concert with Maestro Chuk-jee Chau and Music Circles

Nov.3 (12:00pm) @ Lingnan University.

Open to public.  Admission: free

Tango Flute Chamber Music with Eduardo Tami

Dancers: Lily & Raymond

Nov. 5 (8:00pm) @ Recital Hall, Hong Kong City Hall.

Open to public.  Admission: HK$150.

Details: www.urbtix.hk, Tel. 3761 6661.

Allow the beauty of the Argentine music to enchant you and get to know some of the talented artists coming all the way to Hong Kong.

Fiesta Concert with Mcube & Gavotte Flute Ensemble

Nov.6 (7:00pm) @ Western District Community Centre, 36A Western Street, Sai Ying Pun.

Open to public.  Admission: HK$180.

Details: Tel. 9698 4189.

FILM SHOWCASE
 

Nueve Reinas (Nine Queens)

Nov.4 (7:30pm) @ Fringe Upstairs, The Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Road, Central

Open to public.  Admission: free.  REGISTER NOW.

 

XXY

Nov.7 (6:45pm) @ Room CPD 3.04, 3rd Floor, Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU, Pokfulam

(Exit C1, HKU MTR Station)

Open to public (Persons Aged 18 and Above Only).  Admission: free.  First-come-first-served.

For details, please call at 2523 3208.


El Estudiante (The Student)

Nov.14 (6:45pm) @ Room CPD 3.04, 3rd Floor, Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU, Pokfulam

(Exit C1, HKU MTR Station)

Open to public (Not Suitable for Young Persons and Children).  Admission: free.  First-come-first-served.

For details, please call at 2523 3208.

Un Cuento Chino (Chinese Take-Away)

Nov. 21 (7:00pm) @ D-Hall, Macau University of Science and Technology, Avenida Wai Long, Taipa, Macau

Open to public.  Admission: free.

For details & reservation, please email to: linwei@must.edu.mo

 

El Sueño de Los Héroes (The Dreams of Heroes)

Nov.28 (7:00pm) @ D-Hall, Macau University of Science and Technology, Avenida Wai Long, Taipa, Macau

Open to public.  Admission: free.

For details & reservation, please email to: linwei@must.edu.mo

 

El Abrazo Partido (The Lost Embrace)

Nov.29 (7:30pm) @ Fringe Upstairs, The Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Road, Central

Open to public. Admission: free.  REGISTER NOW.

Award-winning movies of prestigious Argentine film makers

ART

Exhibition

“Sensorial Geometries, from Argentina to the World”

- masterpieces from Antonio Asís, Mariano Ferrante, Luis Tomasello & Abel Ventoso.

Dates of Exhibition: Nov.3-Dec.3

Opening Ceremony: Nov.4 (6-8:30pm) @ Puerta Roja, Shop 3, 1/F, Soho 189 Art Lane, 189 Queens Road West, Sheung Wan.  Cocktail reception & musical show.

Open to public.  Admission: free.  

For details: www.puerta-roja.com

 

Talk

“Geometric Abstraction and Optical Art, from South America to the World”

- Presented by Adriana Alvarez-Nichol, Founder of Puerta Roja.  The talk will provide an overview of the history and contribution of South American artist to one of the most important artistic movements of the 20th century.

Nov. 7 (6:45pm) @ Puerta Roja. Shop 3, 1/F, Soho 189 Art Lane, 189 Queens Road West, Sheung Wan. Registration required.  Limited seats. 

For details: www.puerta-roja.com

 

Download synopsis of all movies HERE.

 
LITERATURE

Book Club

- This time, we will feature the weird wonder of the Argentine and modern literature writer “Roberto Arlt”.

Nov.22 (11am-1pm) @ Suite 1517, 15/F, Jardine House, No. 1 Connaught Place, Central.

Open to public.  Admission: free.

For details & reservation: secretariado@amhh.org.hk

The joy of a good read is incomparable.

WINE & DELICACIES
 

Premium Argentine wine and cuisine in town.

Wine and Dine Festival

- Come and visit the Argentina Pavilion, Latin Street @ booth B413 - B414 located near the Central entrance.

Enjoy irresistible food offered by Tango Restaurant and premium wines from Peak International Wines, Sims Trading Co., Ltd. and Vinoble Ltd.

Oct.27-30 @ New Central Harbourfront.  Open to public.  Admission: HK$30.

For details: www.discoverhongkong.com

Hong Kong International Wine & Spirits Fair

- Premium Argentine wines from 28 wineries will be showcased during the fair.

Nov.10-12 (10:30am-7:30pm) @ Hall 3C-D02, HKCEC, 1 Harbour Road, Wan Chai.  

Admission: Registration online.  For details: www.hktdc.com/fair/hkwinefair-en

Wine Seminar @ International Culinary Institute, ICI

- Learn about the uniqueness of Argentine wines through knowing more about its terroir, grape varieties and regional differences.  Guided tasting will be led by Argentine wine expert.  

Nov.16 (3-4:30pm) @ 1/F, VTC Pokfulam Complex, 145 Pokfulam Road, Pokfulam.

For members only.  Admission: free.

Wine Seminar @ Institute for Tourism Studies, IFT

- After the seminar, participants will have a better understanding of Argentina; knowing more about its unique terroir, as well as different region grape varieties. There will be a guided tasting of wines from Argentina, to enable participants to better understand the specific wine characters of this world renowned wine country.

Nov.25 (3-5pm) @ Colina de Mong-Há, Macao.

Open to F&B Industry.  Admission: free.  For reservation: apply@ift.edu.mo

RESTAURANT PROMOTION
 

Let the Argentine food conquer you. Traditional delicacies prepared by genuine Argentine guest chefs in Hong Kong…

The Grill - Grand Hyatt Hong Kong Hotel

- Special Guest Chef Juan Barcos is exclusively coming to Hong Kong to present the Argentine way of preparing “Asado” (barbecue).

Nov.18-Dec.2 @ 11/F,1 Harbour Rd.,Wanchai.

Open to public.  Reservation: 2584-7722

 

Foreign Correspondents’ Club

Nov.7-11 @ North Block, 2 Lower Albert Road, Central.  

  • Nov. 7: an Argentine lunch buffet will be served, offering different traditional Argentine delicacies prepared by guest Chef Alberto Curia.

  • Nov. 9 & 10: an Argentine tapas menu will be served at the Main Bar.  Come and pair it with Argentine Premium wines.

  • Nov. 10: enjoy a special Gala Dinner with a menu exclusively prepared by guest Chef Alberto Curia while enjoying a Tango Show.

For members only.  Reservation: 2523-7734

Institute for Tourism Studies, IFT

Cooking Demonstration - Guest Chef Alberto Curia will be giving a cooking demonstration to professional Chefs at the Institute for Tourism Studies in Macao.

Nov.10 (3-5pm) @ Colina de Mong-Há, Macao. Open to Chefs.

For reservation: apply@ift.edu.mo

 

…And don’t miss these outstanding deals at the following restaurants:

Open to public. 

  • Gaucho @ 5/F, LHT Tower, 31 Queen's Road, Central.  Reservation: 2386-8090

  • La Pampa @ 32 Staunton Street, Soho, Central.  Reservation: 2868-6959.  Download menu.

  • Pampas @ 36 Elgin Street, Soho, Central. Reservation: 2868-4077.  Download menu.

  • Tango Central @ 1/F, Carfield Commercial Building, 77 Wyndham Street, Central.  

Reservation: 2525-5808.  Download menu.

  • Tango Elements @ Shop R008, 3/F, Rooftop Garden, Civic Square, Elements, 1 Austin Road West, TST.

Reservation: 2780-1181.  Download menu.

GET TOGETHER
 

An opportunity to mingle and enjoy the Argentine tradition.

Wine Tasting

Nov.2 (7-9pm) @ Drawing Room, Grand Hyatt Hong Kong, 1 Harbour Road, Wanchai.

By invitation only.  Admission: free.

 

Wine Social

- Over ten wine importers will be showcasing premium Argentine wines for you to taste, paring with some traditional tapas prepared by guest Chef Alberto Curia.

Nov.8 (7-9pm) @ Foreign Correspondents’ Club (FCC) North Block, 2 Lower Albert Road, Central.

For members only. Reservation: 2523-7734

BBQ

- Enjoy a traditional and relaxing Argentine style BBQ at Shek O beach.

Nov.19 (1-5pm) @ Shek O Beach.

Open to public.  Limited spaces.  Admission: HK$280.  REGISTER NOW.

 

Talk: “Gaucho - orígenes, historia” (in Spanish)

- Understanding the origin and history of the “Gaucho” –main character of our regional cultural tradition and folklore.

Nov.25 (6-9:pm). Open to public. Admission: HK$50.

For details & reservation: secretariado@amhh.org.hk