Revolution (Hong Kong) - - CONTENTS -

The So­ci­ety for the Academy of the Per­form­ing Arts and Jaeger-LeCoultre came to­gether for the an­nual fundrais­ing ball of the Hong Kong Academy of Per­form­ing Arts, themed Art Deco Dance. It’s the watch­maker’s sec­ond year as spon­sor and it has com­mit­ted to a third. The event sup­ports the Academy’s schol­ar­ship pro­gram and fea­tured a char­ity auc­tion of eight pre­cious items do­nated by gen­er­ous spon­sors. Stu­dents, alumni and celebri­ties took to the stage through­out the night. Among the high­lights were an or­ches­tral ren­di­tion of Gersh­win’s Rhap­sody in Blue, a black-and-white silent movie, stun­ning vo­cal per­for­mances and ap­pear­ances by Daniel Chan, Emily Chang, Laura Cheung, Char­maine Ho, Sab­rina Ho, Wendy Yu and Mandy Yu. The guest of honor was Regina Le­ung, wife of the HKSAR’s Chief Ex­ec­u­tive and hon­orary pa­tron of the so­ci­ety.

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