Creative Journey activities include stage performances, workshops, film screenings and exhibition guided tours, etc. You will not only level up your performing arts skills but you will also broaden your horizons in history, culture and social phenomena.
All activities are free of charge. Register now before all seats are gone!
Dance Performances Appreciation
Students can enjoy the matinee performance of an Academy dance production featuring new works in ballet, Chinese, contemporary and cross-stream dance choreographed by a team of talented international and local choreographers. Briefings on each piece of repertoire will be provided during the performance to enhance appreciation and understanding.
Discovering Chinese Opera
The seminar aims to enhance students’ holistic understanding of Cantonese opera, one of the World’s Intangible Heritage. Students will learn about the basics of Cantonese opera including the four key elements “Singing, Acting, Recital, Acrobatics”, music accompaniment, costumes, make up and its abstract form of expression. Current HKAPA students or alumni will share their learning experiences.
Discovering the Dramatic Space:
Drama Workshop &
Drama Open Dress Rehearsal
Participating students will attend a 90-minute pre-show workshop as an introductory session of an upcoming Academy drama production, followed by attending its dress rehearsal. Through the workshop activities, issues and topics related to the drama production will be explored with the students in order to enhance their interest and appreciation of performing arts.
Drama 2.0 Workshop
The “Drama 2.0” workshop introduces the teaching and learning modes of the School of Drama, which is a good foretaste of drama classes at the Academy for secondary school students. Participants will gain a better understanding of the campus life of the Academy and the drama training processes through a series of vocal and movement exercises, acting practices, and interaction with the performers and School faculty. It can be arranged at secondary school by request.
Film Screening and Sharing
The graduation screening of the School of Film and Television will be hosted at the Bethanie campus and/or Wanchai campus of the Academy. A question-and-answer session will be arranged to discuss the skills and techniques related to film producing and directing.
Opera Scenes School Tour
To strengthen the connection with local secondary schools and raise secondary students’ interest in classical music and opera singing, the vocal students of the School of Music present scenes from different operas at secondary schools on a regular basis.
Theatre Design Exhibition Guided Tour
This activity aims to facilitate students' understanding of stage production and arouse their interest in stage art as well as design. Participating students will be introduced to the graduation works by the Academy Theatre Design students to explain the creative ideas of their works. A workshop will be conducted afterwards to enhance student’s understanding of creative process through hands-on practice.