Hong Kong Performing Arts Directory

Hong Kong Performing Arts Directory is an online directory showing the information on performing arts individuals and groups in Hong Kong. It aims at enhancing public understanding and interest in the local performing arts.

Hong Kong Arts Development Council

The Hong Kong Arts Development Council (HKADC) is a statutory body set up by the government in 1995 to plan, promote and support the broad development of the arts including literary arts, performing arts, visual arts as well as film, media arts in Hong Kong. Aiming to foster a thriving arts environment and enhancing the quality of life of the public, HKADC is also committed to facilitating community-wide participation in the arts and arts education, encouraging arts criticism, raising the standard of arts administration and strengthening research on policies.

At this initial stage, the Directory only contains information of the following performing arts groups/artists:

  • nine major performing arts companies in Hong Kong
  • recipients of the HKADC’s One-Year/Two-Year/Three-Year Grant
  • recipients of the HAB’s Arts Development Funding Scheme
  • recipients of the Hong Kong Arts Development Awards
  • recipients of major awards in local and overseas
  • commissioned programmes of various arts festivals … etc

HKADC will review and enhance the contents of the Directory on a regular basis.
All photos and texts are provided by artists/arts groups