Asia Society Chamber Opera 亞洲協會香港中心室內歌劇
Mila, a chamber opera and the first commission of Asia Society Hong Kong Center(ASHK) was premiered at ASHK in January 2018. The four full-house performances reached over 600 audiences, including the general public, art lovers, students, people in the field and domestic helpers etc. The production took about 3 years to accomplished. Full of unique Asian elements and sung in three languages: Cantonese, English, and Tagalog, it is truly a collaboration among the talents from Hong Kong, Philippine, and the States.
In the News
SCMP: Life of a domestic helper dramatised in chamber opera for Asia Society by Hong Kong playwright
Nikkei Asian Review: New opera looks at the plight of Philippine domestic helpers
Time: Inside an Opera That Uses Everything Including the Kitchen Sink to Depict the Lives of Domestic Helpers