About Us

Extension and Continuing Education for Life
The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts


Extending the mission of the Academy in providing an innovative, multidisciplinary and globally focused education, EXCEL aspires to be the leading lifelong learning hub for continuing education and professional development for performing arts in Hong Kong and the region.



Collaborate with the Schools of the Academy in expanding lifelong performing arts learning opportunities for all ages.

Engage leading academia and practitioners to deliver high quality professional education and training.

Foster strategic partnership locally and globally to promote lifelong learning of performing arts.

Innovate continuing education learning to meet the needs in the diverse cultural metropolis.



Excel in the provision of professional and continuing performing arts education in Hong Kong, Mainland China and the region.

Create positive social impact through performing arts education in the community.

Engage stakeholders in education, industry, and community to deliver positive social impact.

Lead the development of performing arts continuing education locally and globally.