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Received MFA (Directing) from the School of Drama, Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts (HKAPA). Resident Director of the Hong Kong Repertory Theatre from 2006 to 2012 and currently Associate Director of the company. From September 2012, Szeto started teaching at School of Drama of HKAPA and currently Associate Professor of the School

As veteran playwright and director adept at fusing elements that are both artistic and filled with wide popular appeal, Szeto has produced innovative and subtly nuanced stage works

At the Hong Kong Drama Awards, Szeto’s productions have been awarded Top Ten Most Popular Productions multiple times and won three of his six nominations as Best Director. He was awarded the Best Director of the Year Shanghai Modern Drama Valley, One Drama Awards 2017 for Hu Xueyan, my dear.  Recent works include AmahsFuente Ovejuna, “The Emperor, his Mom, a Eunuch and a Man“, Shed Skin and Le Dieu du carnage