Chinese Pop Star G.E.M. to help Raise Funds for Mending Kids on her Birthday

Global pop phenomenon and award-winning singer G.E.M. and Mending Kids, a non-profit organisation known for providing life-changing operations for children in over 63 countries, have recently announced a groundbreaking new fundraising initiative. The superstar who has five number 1 albums in China and more than 30 million followers on social media is asking fans who would like […]

Pokémon Company reveals projection created alongside fashion designer Yoshio Kubo

The Pokémon Company has revealed a stunning projection based art installation created alongside fashion designer Yoshio Kubo. The fascinating installation uses a range of different sized mirrored pyramids and projections of the culturally iconic Pikachu and PokéBall, with the aim of demonstrating the various stages of fashion creation. The beautiful Pokémon installation was premiered to […]

First world war’s Chinese labour corps remembered by British young people

British young people learn and practice the ancient customs of Qingming to honour the fallen heroes of First World War’s Chinese Labour Corps.  The Unremembered: World War One’s Army of Workers, is a year-long project funded by the British government to honour the courage and sacrifice of labourers from China, South Africa, UK and many […]

Why is it not acceptable to cast white actors to play Chinese characters on stage or on screen?

David Lee-Jones’ stage appearances include Skin in Flames (Park Theatre) and #aiww: The Arrest of Ai Weiwei (Hampstead Theatre). He has also appeared in “traditionally white” roles in Western classics including by Shaw, Coward and, above all, Shakespeare. He is an Artistic Associate of Yellow Earth Theatre and Artistic Director of Wild Consort. Acting is […]

Heathrow Express extends warm welcome to non-English speakers on International Translation Day

Coinciding with International Translation Day on Friday 30 September, Heathrow Express announces its support of the #LondonIsOpen campaign and the launch of its first dynamic advertising campaign to be translated into six languages. Heathrow Express has loaded their smart screens, which are situated in the baggage re-claim area at Heathrow and show live price and […]