Ata Wong

Ata Wong

Artistic Director and Director, Theâtre de la Feuille

Ata Wong is a director, choreographer, actor, movement coach and drama teacher. He is the Artistic Director and Director of Theâtre de la Feuille, and the Creative Director of Intercultural Dialogue. He was awarded Young Artist (Drama), Hong Kong Arts Development Awards in 2017. He is also an awardee in Persons with Outstanding Contributions to the Development of Arts and Culture awarded by the Secretary for Home Affairs Commendation Scheme 2019.
In 2005, he graduated from the School of Dance of the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts (HKAPA). Upon graduation, he was part of the inaugural cast of the Festival of the Lion King musical at Hong Kong Disneyland. In 2008, he studied at École Internationale de Theâtre Jacques Lecoq in Paris, France as a rare Chinese artist who completed the two-year programme and the courses in Le Laboratoire d'Etude du Mouvement. Next, he studied the making and usage of leather masks with Italian mask-making master Stefano Perocco di Meduna at l'academie Albatros. In 2018, he completed his studies at Jacques Lecoq for the third year of the teaching course and was awarded the professional license for teaching.