Dance & Physical Theatre

  • Fringe Festival

A Many-Splendoured Thing

Explores love between a man and a woman in a turbulent era through dance and movement.

  • Curated by: C ARTS | international independent arts programme

  • A Production by: Theatre Ronin (Hong Kong)

  • : Alex Tam Hung Man

Inspired by the story of Hong Kong renowned novelist Eileen Chang’s Love in a Fallen City, A Many-Splendoured Thing explores between a man and a woman in a turbulent era through movement with dance. The affectionate sound design brings the performance to a poetic and sentimental level. A Many-Splendoured Thing is directed by renowned theatre director and scenographer Alex Tam, also serves as the production’s creator and production designer. Alex’s works are composed of different theatrical elements which come together to create poetic imagery.

Written, created, directed and designed by Alex Tam Hung Man.

Part of the C ARTS programme, a home for international independent arts, showcasing creativity, celebrating diversity, at C venues at the Edinburgh Fringe and on the C digital online platform year-round. Full programme at