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

Talents Recruitment for Tea House Rising Stars Troupe

The WKCD Xiqu Centre proposes to establish “Tea House Rising Stars Troupe”. We are now recruiting talented Ensemble Leader, Percussion Ensemble Leader, Performers and Musicians to be part of our troupe. Check out the web page for details and how to apply

Tanzmesse 2018 - Dance in Hong Kong

With the theme “Dance in Hong Kong”, West Kowloon and HKADC are collaborating to present a delegation of Hong Kong dance artists and contemporary dance works at Tanzmesse 2018 from 29 August to 1 September 2018. Before Tanzmesse, West Kowloon has organised workshop and sharing for local dance practitioners
7.6 - 25.7.2018


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101 Dialogue on Cantonese Opera

In this talk, Pui Yan will share anecdotes and challenges in her career. In addition, she will introduce the costumes and make-up styles of sheng (male role) and dan, as well as singing styles and performing techniques used in Cantonese Opera. Participants may have the invaluable opportunities of trying on costumes
24.6.2018 | Campfire – Wong Chuk Hang

Cantonese Opera 101 - Music

This talk explores the musical elements of Cantonese opera, including vocal styles used by actors playing male and female roles, “melo-rhythmic” vocal forms and programmatic tunes, and more
17.7.2018 | H6 CONET

Creation for Freespace: Dramaturgy and Beyond

Through a range of public round-table discussions, small group practicum sessions and workshops, “Dramaturgy and Beyond” will delve into the discourse in and around the practice of dramaturgy and the tools that are useful to the creation of dance and theatre within the contemporary context
The workshop is open for application now

What Is Stage: From Text to Space

Taking the theme “From Text to Space”, this year’s programme looks at the scenographic aesthetics of Jan Pappelbaum, head of Stage Design of Schaubühne Berlin. Register now

Hong Kong International Black Box Festival

Co-presented with HKREP, the four-week festival showcases unconventional theatre forms that blur the lines between representations of fiction and reality. Each production invites the audience to become aware of our agency, allowing us to experience theatre in energising ways. Advance booking from now until 28 May 2018 at URBTIX
11.10 - 2.11.2018

Roving Exhibition on the Xiqu Centre

West Kowloon is staging a roving exhibition on the Xiqu Centre in which the general public can gain a greater understanding on the construction progress of the venue which is scheduled for opening in late 2018



Sue Healey has collaborated with Maurice Lai and ten prominent Hong Kong dance artists to produce ON VIEW: HONG KONG, a screendance project exploring notions of portraiture, identity and the moving body through online videos. Watch now

Screendance School Programme

The Screendance School Programme connects artists and secondary school students to explore the synergy of dance and cinematography through talks and interactive workshops

Xiqu Centre Tour Docent Programme

Our trained docents play an important role in helping us engage with the public. If you are passionate about xiqu and would like to help us promote the art form and our future venue, apply now to join us as a Xiqu Centre tour docent. Application Deadline 30 June 2018

Freespace at Taikoo Place

Browse the photo album of Freespace at Taikoo Place
26.10 - 5.11.2017 | Taikoo Place

Performing Arts Internship Programme 2018-2019

Deadline for Intake 3 is 3 August 2018. Don't miss out

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