Poon Chun-ho

Poon Chun-ho

Independent Dance Artist

Poon Chun-ho is the core member of Beyond Dance Theater, freelance performer and theatre educator. He won Distinct Actor Award from the 11th Hong Kong Theatre Libre with “Castle of Glass” produced by Hong Kong Repertory Theatre.
Poon was graduated from the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts (HKAPA) with Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours) Degree, majoring in Acting.
During his study, Poon participated in numerous performances and received two Outstanding Actor Awards with Electronic City and The Desired. Moreover, The Black and the Blue of a Man obtained the 22nd Hong Kong Drama Awards – The Best Production. After graduation, he joined Theatre du Pif with the support of Hong Kong Arts Development Council and became a full-time intern actor. In 2015, he cooperated with a contemporary dance company from Singapore, The ARTS FISSION, and he was the Assistant Choreographer in the piece Anonymous.
In 2018, Poon was invited to join the Professional Intensive Training Workshop by Gecko Theatre in UK.
From 2015 to 2018, Poon was a part-time teacher at the School of Drama and School of Dance in the Hong Kong Academy for Performing arts.
Recent Artistic work participation includes 2019 Beyond Dance Theater In the Wind, City Contemporary Dance Festival Mo Ngaan Tai, Hong Kong Repertory Theatre The Open Platform - Castle of Glass, …after… under the 46th Hong Kong Art Festival and Young Artists (China) was performed at National Centre for the Performing Arts (China) and Hong Kong Cultural Centre, Tang Shu-wing Theatre Studio – The Tragedy of Macbeth tour in Europe 2017, Beijing Dance Festival 2017 and Guizhou Dance Festival – Lies in Waiting v.3, Hong Kong Arts Festival Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow? (Hong Kong Remix) (2017)