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Hong Kong choreographer Yuri Ng is the Co-Artistic Director of Yat Po Singers and was an Artist Associate for Hong Kong Sinfonietta from 2011 to 2013. Accolades include Artist of the Year Award (Choreographer) from the Hong Kong Artists’ Guild (1997), the Prix d’Auteur at the Rencontres Chorégraphiques Internationales de Seine-Saint-Denis (Bagnolet) for his choreography for Boy Story (1998) and Hong Kong Dance Awards for Outstanding Choreography (2000 and 2019). Yuri also received the Distinguished Achievement Award at the Hong Kong Dance Awards (2012) and the Award for Best Artist (Dance) at the Hong Kong Arts Development Awards (2013).
Script Writer and Narrator
Hong Kong-born Rick Lau is a musical theatre actor, singer, dancer and cabaret artist who graduated from Australia’s National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA). He understudied the major role of The Engineer in Miss Saigon in Australia and has performed many lead roles in Hong Kong musicals and operas, including Our Immortal Cantata by Yat Po Singers, The Passage Beyond in Concert by the Hong Kong Sinfonietta and Actors’ Family, and June Lovers for the Hong Kong Arts Festival. Lau has produced, written and performed in ten sold out one-man shows, including Rick Lau’s Lonely Hearts Club Hour, Men In Love and How Now Rick Lau (commissioned by and premiered at the Sydney Opera House).