Chinese New Year Comedy with Old Master Q at Resort World Genting
If you are born in the year of the 60s to 80s, I bet you will definitely remember the comic book characters, and I admit I am born in 80s, a fan of Old Master Q.
Old Master Q or also known as 'Lau Foo Che'/ 老夫子. The Old Master Q, its humor and social significance. Guess what? Old Master Q and Mr Big Potato are at the Resort World Genting since 9 January until 29 February 2016.
The comic book character provides valuable insights into Chinese society, culture and technological development. Share with you some great news, Professor Joseph Wong, one of Hong Kong's most influential comic artists, and his team are responsible for bringing Old Master Q, and his friends to Resort World Genting for the Chinese New Year celebration.
Why Old Master Q? Why not others comic character?
Let me share more about Old Master Q comic book, Professor took over the publication of the comic strip and the management of its spin-offs in the 90s from his father, Alfonso Wong, who first created the character in 1962. Since 1995, Professor has established a business in Taipei to promote the publishing of Old Master Q, and its image and branding.
In the original stories, the bumbling Old Master Q typically runs into bad luck in life but never loses his humor and wit. He is always joined by the kind-hearted yet humorous Mr Big Potato, the straitlaced Mr Chin, and the lovely Ms
"Despite all the changes, the Old Master Q still has the same humor and same cheeky face and attitude. And after all these years, the is still single," Professor says, adding that the character remains "casual and uncomplicated" and that "the formula hasn't changed in half a century."
I visited them at Resort World Genting, notably at First World Plaza, where the live show held at the Times Square Stage. The shows, held from 12pm to 12:30pm, 5:30pm to 6pm, and 8pm to 8:30pm, from 6 to 29 February 2016 with Old Master Q and his cool gang, and I took lots of photos with them.
Over at the merchandise booth, fans can buy limited edition key chains, special edition
My boyfriend and I had lots of fun there with other bloggers as well. We would like to thank Resort World Genting for this opportunity, and also thanks to Genting PR Eric Moo for the arrangement and spending time bring us around.