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RTHK' s The Works focuses on Hong Kong's arts and cultural scene.

The Works features news and reviews of visual and performing arts, design, literary and other “ works ” .

Added illumination comes from interviews with leading performers and producers, interspersed with updates on events affecting the development of the territory 's artistic and cultural life. There's also in – most weeks – a live studio performance.

The Works is aired on RTHK 31 every Wednesday at 17:30. 

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    • Performing Arts
    • 3.0 • 2 Ratings

RTHK' s The Works focuses on Hong Kong's arts and cultural scene.

The Works features news and reviews of visual and performing arts, design, literary and other “ works ” .

Added illumination comes from interviews with leading performers and producers, interspersed with updates on events affecting the development of the territory 's artistic and cultural life. There's also in – most weeks – a live studio performance.

The Works is aired on RTHK 31 every Wednesday at 17:30. 

We're on Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/RTHKTheWorks/
Instagram @rthktheworks

Archive available later after broadcast. ** Please note that the programme air-time on TV is different with webcast time.

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    • 21 min
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    • 21 min
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