The Chinese Artist Association of Hong Kong
The Chinese Artists Association of Hong Kong (A.K.A Barwo) was established in 1953 and registered as Charity Status in 2009. Later, the Association announced its “Cantonese Opera Heritage Plan” which with four main goals including: safeguarding traditional skills and crafts; professional training; development of market and audience; conservation of Cantonese Opera. The main objective of the Association is to affirm and protect the viability of Cantonese Opera in Hong Kong, to deepen the maintenance of conventional practice and to expand its outreach. All in all, the Association aims to ensure Cantonese Opera in Hong Kong to “Be a Living Heritage”.