MIL-OSI Asia-Pac: Appointments to Cantonese Opera Advisory Committee


Source: Hong Kong Government special administrative region

Appointments to Cantonese Opera Advisory Committee
Appointments to Cantonese Opera Advisory Committee

     ​The Government today (April 28) announced the appointments to the Cantonese Opera Advisory Committee (COAC) and Professor Lui Yu-hon as Chairman of the COAC for the period from May 1, 2022, to April 30, 2024.           The Home Affairs Bureau thanked the outgoing Chairman, Professor Andrew Chan Chi-fai, and nine outgoing members (Ms Emily Chan Wing-yee, Professor Ching May-bo, Dr Agnes Ko Po-yee, Mr Lai Yiu-wai, Ms Lam Yan-yin (Lam Kwan-ling), Ms Cynthia Liu Chiu-fun, Ms Susan Pau Suk-hang (Yum Tsz-yu), Mr David Yip Wing-shing and Mr Johnson Yuen Tak-cheong) for their valuable contributions to the Committee. The Home Affairs Bureau looks forward to maintaining close partnership with the Committee to promote the development of Cantonese opera, facilitating the transmission of this world intangible cultural heritage item.     The full membership of the Committee with effect from May 1, 2022, is as follows:Professor Lui Yu-hon (Chairman)*Ms Susanna Cheng Wing-mui*Ms Cheung Man-wai*Mr Andrew Fung Hau-chung*Ms Kuk Man-yuMr Lan Lianqin (Lan Tin-yau)Professor Ricardo Mak King-sangMr Ng Lap-heiMs Tang Mi-lingMs Kitty Tsui Kit-yee (Tsui Yong-yong)Mr Wan Kwong-shing (Wan Yuk-yu)Dr Elizabeth Wang Ming-chunMs Ivy Wong Mun-ha (Fong Suet-ying)Ms Connie Yiu Wai-haRepresentative of the Hong Kong Academy for Performing ArtsRepresentative of the Hong Kong Arts Development CouncilRepresentative of the Hong Kong Tourism BoardRepresentative of the West Kowloon Cultural District AuthorityRepresentative of the Education BureauRepresentative of the Home Affairs BureauRepresentative of the Leisure and Cultural Services Department* New appointees

Ends/Thursday, April 28, 2022Issued at HKT 11:02


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