Chinese New Year Night - Dinner, Performance, Screening & Party!
‘You’re invited to a very special opportunity to celebrate Chinese New Year and dine in one of London’s best kept secret members’ club, with a special Contemporary Music performance by ANDY LEUNG + WAN PIN CHU, followed by a screening of the classic Oscar-winning Chinese film Crouching Tiger, HiddenDragon by ANG LEE and fabulous after-party on the Roof Terrace.’
Ticket prices: £40 (dinner, performance, screening & party)，£15 (performance, screening & party)，£10 (party only)
Dress code is smart and elegabt and feel free to dress up to celebrate the occasion, it is Chinese New Year after all!
Century is delighted to host the celebration of Chinese New year and guests are welcome to visit the Club and explore the large spaces, where there will be a special Chinese New Year dinner menu to mark the occasion, alongside live performance, film screening and after-party on the roof terrace. Century mixologists will also be preparing some special cocktails, so do watch out for the ‘Monkey Magic’! DJ Andy Leung will also be DJing alongside some experimental interactive visuals during the after-party.
We look forward to a seriously fabulous evening ahead! Book tickets NOW.
Happy Chinese New Year! Kung Hei Fat Choi!
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18:00 Doors open, cash bar (for dinner guests)
19:00 Dinner: 2-course meal - modern Chinese fusion menu from Ghani
Starter: 3 different kinds of gluten-free dimsum with vegan stock
Main: Steamed Sea Bream with Ginger & Shallots served with Rice (other Mains options TBC)
20:00 DJ and Chinese 'Jimi Hendrix' Erhu Performance by Andy Leung and Wan Pin Chu
20:30 Screening - Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon directed by Ang Lee, starring Chow Yun-fat, Michelle Yeoh, Zhang Ziyi (unreserved seating on beanbags or chairs, please arrive early to select your seats)
22:30 Party on the Roof Terrace, cash bar (bespoke cocktails)
Andy Leung is a songwriter, DJ, multi-instrumentalist and music producer.
In 2011, he was the youngest composer commissioned by CAS and the PRS for Music Foundation for New Music 20x12 - to co-compose and perform XX/XY for the Cultural Olympiad 2012. In 2014, he was commissioned by CAS to compose a new electronic workNew Cola Part 1 - featuring erhu player Wan Pin Chu. His new work - New Cola 2016, will be premiered in Feb 2016 in London. He is also recording and producing his debut Mandarin album, due for release in late 2016.
Wan Pin Chu (aka Yunbian Zhu ) is an erhu player and composer for film, television, games and commercials.
Wan is recognised as a versatile performer with rich emotion and virtuosity in his music. He has a wide range of repertoires from traditional and regional Chinese Music to Western Classical Music and even Jazz, Pop and Rock. He has performed in front of a broad range of audiences, including Xi Jinping, President of China, and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge. He also scored the music for the film Overheard 3, one of the highest grossing film series in Hong Kong.
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Tickets: Non-refundable. Unreserved seating for Contemporary Music Performance & Film Screening. There will be a choice to sit on beanbags or chairs, please arrive early to select your seats.
Parking: Car parks in Chinatown and Soho, or free parking on single yellow lines after 6.30pm
Tubes: Leicester Square or Piccadilly Circus
Guests who are late must enter at 12.00am at the latest.