A Young Person's Guide to the Theatre

Costume and Props Making Workshop

27 & 28.1.2024 (Sat – Sun)


Exhibition Hall, 6/F, Sheung Wan Civic Centre

Extra Workshop!

28.1.2024 (Sun) 


Tickets available at URBTIX from 12 January 

For families with children aged 8-11
In Cantonese | Approx. 2 hours 
Tutor: Yoki Lai

After graduating with a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts (HKAPA) with 1st class honours, Yoki Lai earned her Master of Fine Arts from Yale University in the USA. She has worked with world-class arts groups including Haymarket in the United Kingdom, Wild Rice in Singapore, Theatre Above in Shanghai and more. She is also actively involved in local companies such as The Hong Kong Repertory Company, Chung Ying Theatre Company and Hong Kong Arts Festival. Yoki was awarded Best Make-up and Image Design and Best Set Design at the 14th and 15th Hong Kong Drama Awards respectively and Best Scenography at the 5th The Hong Kong Theatre Libre. Yoki is now a Hong Kong Dance Alliance awards panellist.

Tutor: Anne Lau

Anne has been active in the theatre field for over a decade, focusing on costume-related work. Anne was a resident Wardrobe Supervisor for Chung Ying Theatre Company from 2015 to 2018 and has participated in over 80 theatre productions throughout the years. Anne graduated from HKAPA in 2008 and has recently become the first batch of artist residents at Tai Po Arts Centre. Anne also has experience in producing simple parade costumes with students in Arts in the Park presented by Hong Kong Youth Arts Foundation and hosting other family tie dye and handcraft art piece workshops.

$200 Standard | $100 Concessionary*

$250 Family Package**

*Full time students, people with disabilities and the minder, senior citizens aged 60 or above and CSSA recipients
**Family Package includes 1 standard ticket and 1 student ticket
***10% discount applies to full-price tickets for each purchase of 4 or more tickets

Extended Activities

Online Programme

A Young Person’s Guide to the Theatre

Explore animations, high-definition videos of AFTEC’s production of Comedy of Mistakes, interactive activities and online creative tasks to become a theatre expert in no time!

 Build-your-own Theatre Kit

This theatre kit gives you all the tools you need to write, design and make your own play at home on a box stage! The accompanying workbook takes you through the steps, chapter by chapter, to put your learning into practice!


AFTEC reserves the right to postpone, cancel, modify the programme format or substitute tutors  
The content of this programme does not reflect the views of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
To avoid disturbance, latecomers will only be admitted at a suitable time during the workshop