the box

‘the box’ is a theatrical music ensemble founded by KUNG Chi Shing and Peter Suart in Hong Kong in 1987. It draws on many styles of music and uses sound, words, images, movement, costume and environment in a theatrical fashion. ‘the box’ has collaborated with numerous musicians, artists, dancers, writers and actors, both on box’s shows and on the dance and theatre works of other groups.


the box book

Volume 1 — band history

Volume 2 — songwords  prose  poetry

Volume 3 — conversations (with Hong Kong art folk)

2 DVDs

Slipcased paperbacks. Available from mccm creations

the world was made on a sunday  2014  Watch Video:

songs from the wilderness  2009

bluebeard  2007

beauty and the beast  2004

nature  2001

captain kink’s cabinet  1999

lockheadjig  1993

horse games  1992

the meeting  1991

sleeping beauty  1990

sides 1 — 6  1987—1990