The West Kowloon Cultural District is a place to create, produce, learn, perform and celebrate all forms of performing arts.

Rising Stars of Cantonese Opera

This summer, the West Kowloon Xiqu Centre presents a new season of Rising Stars of Cantonese Opera. Tickets available at URBTIX now
28.7 - 1.8.2017 | Auditorium, Ko Shan Theatre New Wing

Tea House Theatre Taster – Live-streaming and on-demand viewing

On 13 May, West Kowloon presented a unique Tea House Theatre Taster performance live-streamed online for audiences at home and overseas. The performance is now available for on-demand viewing here and on our Facebook and YouTube pages

What Is Stage: Dynamics of Seeing

The second event of the “What Is Stage” series is a programme of Screening and Discussion. Register now

Freespace Happening

Freespace Happening returns in September 2017 and will run till March 2018 at the West Kowloon Cultural District

Hong Kong Production Ecology: “Simon Says” – A Case Study

In this talk, Louis Yu and Anna CY Chan (Performing Arts, West Kowloon), Ong Yong Lock (Unlock Dancing Plaza), Emmanuelle Vo-Dinh (Le Phare, National Choreographic Center of Le Havre Normandy), editor and critic Daisy Chu, and professionals from the local performing arts scene share their thoughts on producing high quality new dance work
3.6.2017 | Administration Building, Hong Kong Cultural Centre

Theatertreffen in Hong Kong 2017

In July, West Kowloon collaborates with Goethe-Institut Hong Kong to host Theatertreffen in Hong Kong 2017. Participants of Theatertreffen in Hong Kong 2017 will not only get a taste of the work of contemporary European playwrights through these ten productions, but also join discussion sessions with judges, that give insight into both the featured works and the future of theatre in Europe
Registration open now

Freespace Happening - Creation

During the 2016/2017 season of Freespace Happening, we paired musicians from different fields and invited them to work together on collaborative cross-genre creations. Check out the new videos and hear the artists talk about the experience. Freespace Happening returns to the Nursery Park in September 2017

Performing Arts Internship Programme 2017-2018

Deadline for Intake is 4 Aug 2017. Don't miss out

Street Performance Scheme

Come and apply to perform in the West Kowloon Cultural District

Performing Arts Development

In anticipation of building and developing a range of venues dedicated to the performing arts, we have presented an active programme of performances, workshops, public forums, overseas research, and community engagement projects on site and around Hong Kong. Read the collaborative stories about us!

New Works Forum: Choreographer & Composer Lab

Browse the videos of New Works Forum: Choreographer & Composer Lab

Online Video Magazine of International Workshop Festival

Take a look at the new online video magazine featuring videos of the public lectures, artist interviews and event highlights

WE Dance - Welcomes Everyone to Dance

Browse the multimedia of WE Dance - Welcomes Everyone to Dance

New Works Forum: Multimedia and Dance Dialogue - Su Wen-Chi & Wu Chi-Tsung

The use of multimedia in dance allows artists to push the boundaries of creativity and introduce audiences to a wider artistic vision. To take productive advantage of new developments, it is crucial for dancers, choreographers and media artists to understand the relationship between dance and new media


DECADE is an interactive online project featuring 10 selected archive film clips each representing a decade in the life of Hong Kong, revitalised by new music composed by ten musicians. As well as enjoying the films you can also remix the content to make and share your own DECADE at

Xiqu Centre Xiqu Centre

Xiqu Centre

A world-class arts venue dedicated to promoting the rich heritage of xiqu. See the latest updates on the Construction Progress

Freespace Freespace


The platform for artists and audience to encounter, exchange ideas and explore the endless possibilities of performing arts without boundaries

Lyric Theatre Complex

A centre of excellence showcasing the best of Hong Kong and international dance and theatre. See the latest updates on the Construction Progress