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HO Kei-ping

Prominent playwright in contemporary China. Her play The World’s Top Restaurant was widely acclaimed as a classic of modern Chinese drama, and was staged in USA, Europe, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan, Singapore and South Korea

Playwright-in-residence of the Beijing People’s Art Theatre in the 1980’s; Playwright-in-residence of the Hong Kong Repertory Theatre (1997-2001)

Director of Chinese Association of Dramatists, Member of Chinese Association of Writers, Chairperson of Directors of The Whole Theatre Hong Kong

Multiple awards winner including the Wenhua Prize, Cao Yu Prize and October Literature Prize. Awarded Model Workers in Beijing, Chinese Culture Figure, and Hong Kong Women of Excellence in the Six Arts

Prolific and professional writer of stage dramas, movies, and television dramas