Louis Yu discusses the soon-to-open Xiqu Centre and the future of the performing arts in Hong Kong.
Louis Yu joined the West Kowloon Cultural District Authority in 2010. As the executive director of Performing Arts, he is responsible for the planning, design, and construction of performing arts facilities, formulation of strategies, mode of governmance, programming, and engagement of stakeholders. He formerly served as the chief executive of the Hong Kong Arts Development Council. Previously he worked with the Hong Kong Arts Centre for thirteen years, where he was the executive director from 2000 to 2007. Yu has almost three decades of experience in arts administration and management.