藝團

中英劇團

Chung Ying Theatre Company

中英劇團簡介

中英劇團成立於1979年,為本地最資深的職業劇團之一,現任藝術總監為古天農先生。中英初為英國文化協會附屬組織,1982年註冊成為非牟利獨立團體,目前由香港特別行政區政府資助,並接受私人及商業機構贊助,共同推動戲劇藝術、戲劇教育與外展活動。中英自2008年起為葵青劇院場地伙伴,曾於2009至2012年度同時為元朗劇院場地伙伴。

透過製作兼具本土特色與國際視野的優秀劇目,中英積極拓展多元的藝術探索和文化交流,同時肩負向普羅大眾推廣舞台藝術、提升人文素質的使命。中英34年來公演超過250齣的劇目,在過去二十二屆香港舞台劇獎頒獎禮中獲得逾百項提名,共奪得79個獎項。

中英乃香港首個引進教育劇場 (Theatre-in-Education) 的專業劇團,曾獲香港舞台劇獎的「戲劇教育推廣獎」及「2012香港藝術發展獎」之「藝術教育獎」(非學校組)優異表現獎。中英製作的學校巡迴演出已近3800場,學生觀眾逾49萬人次。近年,劇團致力發展教育戲劇 (Drama-in-Education) ,於大專、中小學及社區開展各類戲劇工作坊及戲劇教育專業訓練課程。

Founded as an auxiliary of the British Council in 1979, Chung Ying Theatre Company (Chung Ying) became an independent non-profit making theatre company in 1982. Nowadays, Chung Ying is one of the leading local professional theatre companies, financially supported by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region with generous sponsorships from individuals and commercial organizations. Led by our Artistic Director Ko Tin Lung, Chung Ying strives to connect people with drama by stage performances, drama education and outreach programs. Chung Ying has become a venue partner of Kwai Tsing Theatre since 2008, and was the venue partner of Yuen Long Theatre in from 2009 to 2012. Chung Ying dedicates itself to produce quality stage productions with an aim to promote theatrical arts, facilitate cultural exchanges and enrich the city’s cultural life. Our productions are full of local characteristics while with an international perspective. Over the past 34 years, Chung Ying has staged more than 250 performances, receiving over 100 nominations and 79 awards in the past twenty-two Hong Kong Drama Awards. Being the first theatre company to introduce "Theatre-in-Education", Chung Ying have held almost 3,800 touring performances, recording a number of over 490,000 audiences, and was awarded a Hong Kong Drama Awards for drama education promotion and a Certificate of Merit of Hong Kong Arts Development Awards 2012’s Award for Arts Education (Non-School Division). In addition, Chung Ying also organizes a wide variety of outreach programs and professional trainings for tertiary institutions, junior and high schools and local organizations throughout the territory.