A hodgepodge of percussive sounds x
Literary arts x
Toolbox Percussion mounted its annual treat of the sensual, reciting works by Franz Kafka, interspersed with instrumental pieces by local composers Joyce Tang and Austin Yip, and choreography by Tin-yeung Huen and Kei-kei Hoi. Louis Siu led the eight-man percussion troupe to create a fretwork of visionary and acoustic otherworldliness. By blending vocabulary of dance and percussion repertoires, the two aesthetic camps truly coalesced into a sensuous whole of the subtly and the grotesque of Kafka.