Coffee․Sand․Theater
Hosted by YMCA College of Continuing Education
Associated with ThreeWoods Playwright & Ma Chai Sand Painting
The 100th Cohort of City and Guilds Barista Course Celebrating Activity

   

  Synopsis

“Let’s us take some time and talk about coffee, and taste the bitterness of regretfulness…”
This is a course about coffee, also a place that he and she reunites;
Sand speaks how regret he is, Coffee sings how she miss him.
Coffee means bitterness, Coffee means sourness;
Coffee means sweetness, Coffee means love.

 

  Performance Details

Date:

Oct 16th 2015 (Friday) 7:30pm
Oct 17th 2015 (Saturday) 2pm, 4:30pm & 7:30pm

(Every section takes 90 minute)

Venue:

Room 625, 6/F YMCA College of Continuing Education
(41 Salisbury Road, Tsimshatsui, Kowloon )

  

Price:

$150、$100 (City and Guilds Alumni)、$50 (Concession)

Box Office: 

Member Service Counter, 41 Salisbury Road, Tsimshatsui, Kowloon (8:00am - 10:00pm)

Enquiry:

+852 2268 7733/ This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Website:   www.ymcahkcollege.edu.hk

 

  Production Team

Lecturer  Reeves Chung
Story/Director    Cathy SK Lam@ThreeWoods Playwright
Sand Painting Ma Chai@Ma Chai
Actress Kasen Tsui

 

 

 

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Acknowledgement:
City & Guilds International Limited
Coffee Pro
Coffee Engineering Limited
C.C. Café
Cozy Bean

   

Creative Team

 

Reeves Chung

  
  • Judge of Hong Kong Barsita Championship 2011-2013
  • Judge of Hong Kong Siphonist Championship 2012-2013
  • Licensed Q-Grader
  • Certified Trainer of Speciality Coffee Association of Europe
  • 2nd Runner Up of 2015 Coffee & Food Pairing Competition 2015
  • Certified Judge and Trainer of City and Guilds Barista Course

Cathy SK Lam (Artistic Director)

Cathy SK Lam (Three Woods) is the Artistic Director and the founder of ThreeWoods Playwright. 

She received MSc in Social Research Method (Philosophy) from the London School of Economics and BA Hons (Magna Cum Laude) in Political Science and Analytical research from the University of California. She studied voice and acting class in Pasadena City College with Anita Adcock and Whitney Rydbeck. During her studies, she joined the backstage of school's show case "King Lear" and " Hotel Paradiso".

After she graduated, she joined Horizon Theatre Studio and received acting training there. She became the company manager of Theatre Horizon and appointed as the Executive Manager in Theatre Horizon Company Limited during 2008-2011. During her time in Theatre Horizon, she has been performed and produced in numbers of production of Theatre Horizon included "The City's Tiger Moth ", "Writing Winds Writing Waves", "Who Beat The Roaches In My House?"(Starring), "Mysterous!The Snow White's Backstage"(Starring), "Rose and Rosa", "Hey God, Did You Drop Something?!"(Starring), "Can't Play Won't Play" By Dario Fo(Translator & Starring)、"Winds Of Change" (The Chorus Leader)、"I AM HAPPY"(One Man Show)、"The Leftover"(Playwright & Executive Director), "French Kiss" (Awarded as one of the most popular production in the 21st Hong Kong Drama Award)、School Touring"Super Politeman: Happy School"(Playwright & Starring), "The Broken Window" , cooperated with The Society of Rehabilitation and Crime Prevention, Hong Kong(Playwright).

Besides Theatre Horizon, she has also worked with other company, such as Syan Production "The Anonymous" (Producer and Actress), and Dramatic Activity "Three Of Us" (Playwright and Director). As a christian, she also created gospel play "Merry Christmas! Or Not?" and "The Reborn?"

In 2011, she has received funding from Hong Kong Arts Development Council under the Emerging Artists Project Grant, she established ThreeWoods Playwright in the same year, created and produced "Revelation Of Love" , "Every Little Thing", "Bon Voyage" , " "Shi Yī" 
and "The Curious Incident of A Little Girl (Hong Kong & Guilin Version)" (Collaboration with Ma Chai Sand Art), "Solitaire"  (Collaboration with TwoMouthRice) , "The Immigration Lottery" (Premiere in Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2014, 2015 Hong Kong Umbrella Festival & 2016 Adelaide Fringe Festival) , "The Height" (Charity Production Commissioned by REN Coaching Research Institute) and "All About Ruby", “Coffee.Sand.Theater” (The 100th Cohort of City and Guilds Barista Course Celebrating Activity).

She is currently acting and public speaking instructor coaching in both elementary schools, secondary schools, college and NGOs. She also engaged in advertising script writing and appearing in government propaganda. Cooperation includes the Hospital Authority, Burger King, the Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups, Life Leading Association and Chu Hai College.

She also started blogging in 2013, and her article could be found in Magaristo.com, thestandnews.com and memehk.com. 

She is currently working on her first culinary book "Grandma and The Theatrical Home Cook".

 

 Ma Chai

  

An Mulit-Media Artist, with a life which combined with both performing arts and live;

A Self-study Sand Painting Artist, who think sand art is ozzy poignant with unpredictable excitement and joy that made him can't get rid of since three years ago, will keep trying to use sand as a media to make you think, drop your tears and win your applause!

His works include: "Four Seasons ‧ love", "Life‧ Tree" and "Spectral world ‧ Song" (2012 Macao Arts Festival)

 

 

Kasen Tsui

   Currently a student at Chu Hai College of Higher Education, majoring in the Bachelor of Arts(Hons) in Journalism and Communication. Was starred in "TRUTH" (Chu Hai College drama society first annual performance) and "Coffee, Sand and Theater" (ThreeWoods Playwright).

  Reeves Chung

 

 Cathy SK Lam

 

 Ma Chai

 

  Kasen Tsui  

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About us

We believe that theater and society are closely related. We hunger and seek for the new thinking through different approach of text, we question and explore the present world through the play, we hope and search the way to a be a better man through the reflection between theater and the audience.

 

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