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The Extinction of Hong Kongers ()

Produced by

Theatre du Poulet

Presented by

The SummerWorks Performance Festival

Playwrights: Chun Shing Roland Au and Santayana Li
Director: Chun Shing Roland Au


Toronto Media Arts Centre – Main Gallery


August 10th, 2018 – August 17th, 2018


It is 2017, 20 years after the UK handed Hong Kong sovereignty over to China. Theatre du Poulet re-creates the historical city of Hong Kong in miniature, using puppets made of recycled materials to show you how Hong Kong will be threatened, destroyed, and finally, extinct. (


Chun Shing Roland Au Performer
Santayana Li Performer

Creative Team

Chun Shing Roland Au Playwright
Santayana Li Playwright
Chun Shing Roland Au Director
Ross Unger Composer
Kabeer Garba Lighting Designer
Carmen Lee Set Designer
Carmen Lee Costume Designer
Chun Shing Roland Au Set Designer
Chun Shing Roland Au Costume Designer
Santayana Li Set Designer
Santayana Li Costume Designer


Ross Unger Musician


Carmen Lee Stage Manager
Carmen Lee Producer
Carmen Lee Poster Design
Samson Reece Cheng House Program Design