Ballet Master Class 14-16 March 2020BY MR. KENNETH KWONG, CHAIRMAN OF THE HONG KONG CHALLENGE CUP
Mr. Kenneth Kwong returns to YBA to host his popular Master Class for a second time! Mr. Kwong is the Chairman of Hong Kong Smart Dance Extravaganza cum Hong Kong Challenge Cup Dance Competition. Mr. Kwong is the originator and author of the “Scientific Approach for Ballet Handbook – Alignment, Turn, Leap”. The goal of his approach is to enhance dance education standards through dance science, to achieve distinctive results while preventing injury. He will use his unique approach for a 3-day Master Class in Singapore – don’t miss this unique opportunity!
As a coordinator, Mr. Kwong participated in many dance projects like Artist-in-Residence Scheme for the Hong Kong Dance Federation and the Leisure and Cultural Services Department in Hong Kong. He also led the Hong Kong Troupe for cultural exchange projects to Cyprus, Macau and Australia. Recently, he devotes all his effort to promote the RAD, ACB, Jazzaddict and Urban Ignition examinations in Hong Kong, Macau and Mainland China. He is also actively involved in the cultural exchange activities of the Pearl River Delta Cultural Exchange programmes. Mr. Kwong is the Chairman and organizer of the Hong Kong Challenge Cup Dance Competition.
As a choreographer and artistic director, he won many awards including creative awards, 1st prize in Hong Kong and 2nd prize in China. He also staged many full-length productions.
As a dancer, he danced for the Hong Kong Ballet for seven years and also founded the Hong Kong Ballet Youth Education Unit. When he was in London, he also danced in the Tom Arnold Associates production “The King and I” with Yul Bryner in London Palladium.
Master Class Schedule & Fees
The Master Class fee is 380$ (320$ for YBA students) in total for 3 days (14-16 March 2020), 3 hours per day (2 x 1.5 hour sessions). There will be a 30 minute break in between the two teaching sessions. The Master Class will be held at our Jurong East branch.
The classes have the following age requirements:
- Junior class: 7-11 years old
- Senior class: 12-18 years old