4 Dec 2015

The Hong Kong Arts Festival Receives Friends of Spain Award.
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3 Dec 2015

Thank you for your support! Our Advance Bookings has ended on 2 December 2015. Public sales start 10am on 12 December (Sat) at URBTIX.


6 Oct 2015

Details of the forthcoming 44th HKAF announced! Featuring over 1,400 outstanding international and local artists in 118 performances, the HKAF will run from 19 February to 20 March 2016.
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29 Sept 2015

[Important Notice] The Mikhailovsky Ballet of St Petersburg, Russia will replace the Berlin State Ballet to perform The Sleeping Beauty at the 44th HKAF in 2016. The Berlin State Ballet has decided to withdraw their performances in Hong Kong due to unforeseen circumstances within their company.


28 July 2015

22 highlights from the 44th HKAF programme pre-announced along with new theme and website. Stay tuned for the full programme line-up announcement in October!


28 July 2015

Welcome message from Executive Director, Tisa Ho. Read more


29 March 2015

The 43rd Hong Kong Arts Festival (HKAF) celebrates its Official Finale on 28 March with a performance of Jewels by the Bolshoi Ballet. This year’s HKAF presents over 1,400 acclaimed artists from at home and around the world in 137 performances. Of the 111,900 available tickets, estimated sale is 106,000, representing an average attendance of 95%. The total audience number is estimated at 117,000, including 11,000 Young Friends. A total of 16 new works/world premieres and 10 Asian premieres have been presented. A performance of Drama Queens by mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato is still to come on 6 May.


27 February 2015

The 43rd Hong Kong Arts Festival (HKAF) officially opens on 27 Feb with a performance by Christian Thielemann and the Staatskapelle Dresden. This year’s HKAF presents about 1,500 acclaimed artists from around the world in 137 performances, including 16 new works/world premieres and 10 Asian premieres. Of the 110,000 available tickets, over 98,000 (88 percent) have been sold as of 27 Feb.