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Anthony CHAN

Anthony Chan is among the few distinguished theatre professionals in Asia with expertise not only in playwrighting and directing but also in set design, theatre education and stage management. He was named Artist of the Year by the Hong Kong Artist Guild, and awarded for Outstanding Achievements of the Decade and received the Outstanding Translator – Silver Jubilee Commemorative Award from the Hong Kong Federation of Drama Societies. His works have also received numerous awards in the Hong Kong Drama Awards and the Chinese Drama Festival. Since serving as Artistic Director of the Hong Kong Repertory Theatre (HKRep) in 2008, Anthony has contributed his talents to the playwriting, directing and management of original local productions as well as the Black Box Theatre, expanding the company’s offerings such as the Reader’s Theatre and Playwright Lab to foster theatre literary studies, publication and education while strengthening international exchange. Always keen to discover the next generation of theatre artists, Chan has helped forge a new direction for HKRep