For kids who are interested in drama and the performing arts, checking out the studios listed below is worth a try.
Starlit Voices: This is a performing arts studio that is tied to a few schools and works with them to give drama lessons as part of extra-curricular activity. Its classes range from performance, communication, youth theatre factory, west end stage, and foundation (basics of theatre performances).
Address: 1003 Knutsford Commercial Building, Knutsford Terrace, Tsim Sha Tsui,
Tel: (852) 2108 2182
Island Glee club: This is Hong Kong’s first-ever performance club for budding singers. It gives performance lessons to students in singing (all techniques from pitch, breath control, intonation, etc.), dance, and stage presence (this teaches performance fundamentals for stage and for camera). It has class locations in five places across Hong Kong.
Address: The Studio,1f, 28 Man Nin Street, Sai Kung
Hong Kong Parkview Spa & Resort: New Activities Room, 88 Tai Tam Reservoir Rd.
Tel: (852)2812 3945
DANCE TRINITY, 8/F Fung Woo Centre, 279 Des Voeux Rd, Central
HONG KONG ACADEMY, Dance Room, 33 Wai Man Rd, Sai Kung
WEST ISLANDSCHOOL, 9f Dance Room Blk A, 250 Victoria Rd, Pokfulam
Tel: Tel: (852) 9389 5880 (General Enquiry)
Helen O’Grady Drama Academy: Started by Helen O’ Grady in Australia, this school has centres across 27 countries in the world, of which Hong Kong is one. This academy is well known for delivering quality training to students in the performing arts in the age groups of 3-17. It has a network of qualified and well-trained teachers conducting classes in all their seven centres across Hong Kong island and Kowloon.
Address: YWCA CCLE, No.1 Mcdonnell Road, Mid-level, Hong Kong Island
Tel: 3476 1340
TST – YMCA of Hong Kong, 41 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui
Tel: (852) 2268 7755