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Love in the Time of
inspired by the novel Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel García Márquez

There is a disease called love.

A love story that spans 53 years 7 months and 11 days...

Florentino, rejected by the beautiful Fermina at a young age, dedicates much of his adult life to erotic affairs in a desperate attempt to mend his broken heart.


Years after her rejection of him, Florentino approaches Fermina at her husband’s funeral and tells her, “I have waited for this opportunity for more than half a century, to repeat to you once again my vow of eternal fidelity and everlasting love.”


Theatre du Pif's Love in the Time of is in a series of lyrical and imagistic episodes filled with poetry, music, movement and heightened moments of theatricality that explores the many facets of love.

Online Booking


17-18.2 (Fri-Sat) 8:30pm
18-19.2 (Sat-Sun) 4:30pm


Kwai Tsing Theatre Auditorium

Performed in Cantonese and English with Chinese and English surtitles

Running time approximately 100 minutes

No latecomers will be admitted

Audience members are advised to arrive punctually

Recommended for ages 6 and above

Tickets available from 13 January onwards at art-mate and URBTIX

  • Art-mate Special Package Booking Discount: 15% discount on full-price tickets for each purchase of Theatre du Pif’s 2023 new productions Love in the Time of and Anton Chekhov’s The Three Sisters.

  • Half-price tickets are available for full-time students, senior citizens aged 60 or above, people with disabilities and the minder and Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) recipients. Limited tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Concessionary ticket holders must produce evidence of their identity or age upon admission.

  • 10% discount for each purchase of 4 or above full-price tickets.

  • Recommended for ages 6 and above.



Bonni Chan

Irene Tsang

Sean Curran, Melissa Leung^,

Carol Ho, Lewis Choy, Terry Tsang, Anson Chan, Summer Tai,

Cheung Chun Man, Wong Hei Tung

Music Director

Lau Chi Bun

Music & Sound Designer

Leung Po Wing*

Stage Designer

Lee Yunsoo

Video Designer

Dan Fong

Lighting Designer

SunFool Lau

Costume Designer

Cheng Man Wing

^With the kind permission of City Contemporary Dance Company

*With kind permission from The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts

Theatre du Pif reserves the right to substitute artists and vary the advertised programme.

The performance venue may adjust the admission rules and/or seating. capacity/arrangement etc. as necessary for prevention of disease. Some audience seats may thus be reallocated or ticket holder may thus be denied admission.


SEED 2020 is financially supported by the Arts Capacity Development Funding Scheme of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
The content of this programme does not reflect the views of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

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