CHAN Wing Chuen Kenson

Artistic director, senior actor and director of Pop Theatre. The first graduates of the School of Drama, The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, majoring in acting. Later, he was awarded with a scholarship by the Hong Kong Arts Development Council and went to France to follow École Philippe Gaulier for further studies. He has successively joined the Chung Ying Theatre Company, Exploration Theatre, and Actor’s Family as a full-time actor, lead actor and artistic director. He also served as a guest drama instructor at the School of Drama and School of Dance, The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. He is currently the judge of the Hong Kong Drama Awards of the Hong Kong Federation of Drama Societies, and an art critic of the Hong Kong Arts Development Council.

 

Hong Kong Drama Awards:

The 24th Hong Kong Drama Awards “Best Actor Award (Tragedy/Drama)” and “Best Supporting Actor Award (Tragedy/Drama)”

The 27th Hong Kong Drama Awards “Best Supporting Actor Award (Comedy/Farce)”

“Puppy Poppy”

WeWeWebWeb, Jul 2020

“The 5th Heart River Cultivation Programme - Performance ”

Heart River Cultivation Programme

POP Theatre, Nov 2019

“Susumu’s Story”

Children Literature Theatre

POP Theatre, Aug 2019

“Still Close to You”

Heart ‧ Ngaichi X Oral History X Musical Theatre

POP Theatre, Apr 2019

“PEACEMAKER”, 2019

POP Theatre, Mar 2019

RELAXING MUSICAL “THE DEVOTED FRIEND”

Family Musical – Children’s Literature Theatre

POP Theatre, Dec 2018

CHILDREN'S LITERATURE THEATRE “SOLOMON AND THE BIG CAT”

POP Theatre, Aug 2018

“Romeo & Juliet with Red Noses”

International Arts Carnival School Touring Theatre

POP Theatre, Jun-Jul 2018

“DEMONSTRATE SELF-CONTROL AND FOLLOW PROPRIETY”

School Culture Day Scheme, Nov 2016

“The 3rd Heart River Cultivation Programme - Performance”

Heart River Cultivation Programme

POP Theatre, Sep 2017

“Whale”

Children’s Literature Theatre

POP Theatre, Mar 2017

“A BRIGHT DARK NIGHT”

Quanta Arts Foundation @Chinese Original Musical Festival, Nov 2016

“PEACEMAKER”

Children’s Theatre

POP Theatre, Aug 2016

“THE WRITING ADVENTURE OF BUI BUI”

Family Musical

POP Theatre, Dec 2015

CHILDREN ADVENTURE THEATRE “BEACON IN THE DARK 2”

POP Theatre, Aug 2015

“TITLE OF SHOW”

Broadway Musical

Art Peak, Jun 2015

“THE EIGHT TRIGRAMS – WISDOM IN THE NEIGHBOURHOOD

Community Cultural Ambassador, Oct 2014

“PHOENIX – EIGHT HUNDRED YEARS OF HATRED, EIGHT HUNDRED YEARS OF HEALING” (RERUN)

Art Peak, Sep 2013

“The Selfish Giant”

Children’s Literature Theatre

POP Theatre, Dec 2019

SENSORY PLAY SHOW “CATCHING LIGHT 2”

Sensory Play Show

POP Theatre, Oct 2019

“Peacemaker” Performance in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area

Children Literature Theatre

POP Theatre, Jun 2019

SENSORY PLAY SHOW “CATCHING LIGHT”

POP Theatre, Jan 2019

“The 4th Heart River Cultivation Programme - Performance”

Heart River Cultivation Programme

POP Theatre, Sep 2018

“To Love Red Noses – Romeo & Juliet”

International Arts Carnival

POP Theatre, Jul 2018

CHRISTMAS MUSICAL “THE WRITING ADVENTURE OF BUI BUI”

Family Musical – Children’s Literature Theatre

POP Theatre, Dec 2017

“Elder Theatre”

Heart River Upstream Programme

POP Theatre, Sep 2017

“A Forest of Stories”

Children’s Literature Theatre

POP Theatre, Aug 2017

“A Better Tomorrow”

Heart River Upstream Programme

POP Theatre, Feb 2017

“The Heart Sutra”

Ritual Theatre

POP Theatre, Jan 2017

“UNFORGETTABLE ERA”

Theatre Valley, Sep 2016

“INVISIBLE MEN”

Hong Kong Repertory Theatre, Jan 2016

“LET’S HAVE FUN WITH SHAKESPEARE – A POUND OF FLESH”

Community Cultural Ambassador, Oct 2015

“MINI-PRODUCTION SHOWCASE”

General Education in Arts Programme for Tertiary Students, Jun 2015

“OLEANNA”

Art Experience Scheme for Senior Secondary Students, Jan 2015

“A BRIGHT DARK NIGHT”

Original Musical

Art Peak, Jan 2014

“GANGSTERS OF HONG KONG”

Hong Kong Arts Festival, Mar 2019

“OUGHT TO BE IN PICTURES”

POP Theatre, Feb 2018

“THE TRAGEDY OF MACBETH”

Tang Shu-Wing Theatre Studio @Hong Kong Arts Festival, Mar 2016

“THE LAST SUPPER”

Hong Kong Repertory Theatre, Mar 2015

“HEDDA GABLER” “BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR AWARD (TRAGEDY/DRAMA)”, THE 24TH HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

New Vision Arts Festival, Nov 2014

“EQUUS”

Dionysus Contemporary Theatre, May 2014

“THE CRUMBLED”, NOMINATED FOR “OUTSTANDING ACTOR”, THE 6TH HONG KONG THEATRE LIBRE

Hong Kong Repertory Theatre, May 2013

“THE TRUTH”

Project Roundabout, Aug 2018

“ROMEO & JULIET WITH RED NOSES”

POP Theatre @International Arts Carnival, Jul 2016

“NITEHAWK”

Drama Gallery @ The 10th Chinese Drama Festival, Jun 2016

“THE TRAGEDY OF MACBETH”

Shakespeare’s Globe, Aug 2015

“WILD BOAR” (RERUN) “BEST ACTOR AWARD (TRAGEDY/DRAMA)”, THE 24TH HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

We Draman, Jul 2014

“THE UGLY ONE” (RERUN)

Onandon, Apr 2015

“BLAST”, NOMINATED FOR “BEST ACTOR AWARD (TRAGEDY/DRAMA)”, THE 23RD HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Hong Kong Arts Festival, Mar 2013

“WILD BOAR” (RERUN) “BEST ACTOR AWARD (TRAGEDY/DRAMA)”, THE 24TH HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

We Draman, Jul 2014

“BLAST”, NOMINATED FOR “BEST ACTOR AWARD (TRAGEDY/DRAMA)”, THE 23RD HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Hong Kong Arts Festival, Mar 2013

“PHOENIX – EIGHT HUNDRED YEARS OF HATRED, EIGHT HUNDRED YEARS OF HEALING“ ”Top Ten Most Popular Productions Award”, The 21st Hong Kong Drama Awards

Art Peak, Sep 2012

“PHOENIX – EIGHT HUNDRED YEARS OF HATRED, EIGHT HUNDRED YEARS OF HEALING” NOMINATED FOR “BEST DIRECTOR (TRAGEDY/DRAMA)”, THE 21ST HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Art Peak, 2012

《蛋散與豬扒》NOMINATED FOR “BEST ACTOR AWARD”, THE 11TH HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Actor’s Family, 2002

《龍情化不開》NOMINATED FOR “BEST ACTOR”, THE 5TH HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Hong Kong Federation of Drama Societies, 1996

《我要結婚》“BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR (COMEDY/FARCE)”, THE 3RD HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Hong Kong Federation of Drama Societies, 1993

“BRIGHTON BEACH MEMOIRS” “BEST ACTOR AWARD”

The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, 1988

“HEDDA GABLER“ ”BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR AWARD (TRAGEDY/DRAMA)”, THE 24TH HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

New Vision Arts Festival, Nov 2014

“THE CRUMBLED”, NOMINATED FOR “OUTSTANDING ACTOR”, THE 6TH HONG KONG THEATRE LIBRE

Hong Kong Repertory Theatre, May 2013

“PHOENIX – EIGHT HUNDRED YEARS OF HATRED, EIGHT HUNDRED YEARS OF HEALING” NOMINATED FOR “BEST OVERALL PERFORMANCE AWARD (TRAGEDY/DRAMA)”, THE 21ST HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Art Peak, 2012

《一粒金》NOMINATED FOR “BEST ACTOR”, THE 16TH HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Prospects Theatre, 2007

“OUTSTANDING YOUNG ACTOR AWARD”, THE 10TH HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Hong Kong Federation of Drama Societies, 2001

《非常天使》NOMINATED FOR “BEST ACTOR”, THE 5TH HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Hong Kong Federation of Drama Societies, 1996

《客鄉途情遠》NOMINATED FOR “BEST ACTOR AWARD”, THE 1ST HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Hong Kong Federation of Drama Societies, 1991

《榕樹下》 “BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR AWARD”

The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, 1986

“LET’S HAVE FUN WITH SHAKESPEARE – A POUND OF FLESH”

POP Theatre@Community Cultural Ambassador, Oct 2015

“THE EIGHT TRIGRAMS – WISDOM IN THE NEIGHBOURHOOD”

POP Theatre@Community Cultural Ambassador, Oct 2014

“IT'S A FINE DAY TODAY” SECONDARY SCHOOL TOURING MUSICAL

POP Theatre, 2012

“A BRIGHT DARK NIGHT” SECONDARY SCHOOL TOURING MUSICAL

POP Theatre, 2010

“MILLION DINNER” ICAC SECONDARY SCHOOL TOURING PERFORMANCE

Hong Kong Repertory Theatre, 2009-2010

“NO DRUGS LIVE SHOW” PRIMARY SCHOOL TOURING PERFORMANCE

POP Theatre, 2009

“4A DISCOURSE ABOUT LIFE” ICAC SECONDARY SCHOOL TOURING PERFORMANCE

POP Theatre, 2008-2009

“ANTI-DRUG CORPS”

The Society of Rehabilitation and Crime Prevention, 2007-2008

“STOP & GO” SOCIAL WELFARE DEPARTMENT PRIMARY SCHOOL TOURING THEATRE

POP Theatre, 2004

“ANGLE OF DREAMS” SOCIAL WELFARE DEPARTMENT ELDER THEATRE

POP Theatre, 2003

“IMPROVE” SOCIAL WELFARE DEPARTMENT TOURING THEATRE

POP Theatre, 2003

Recent Directed Works

“Puppy Poppy”

WeWeWebWeb, Jul 2020

“The 5th Heart River Cultivation Programme - Performance ”

Heart River Cultivation Programme

POP Theatre, Nov 2019

“Susumu’s Story”

Children Literature Theatre

POP Theatre, Aug 2019

“Still Close to You”

Heart ‧ Ngaichi X Oral History X Musical Theatre

POP Theatre, Apr 2019

“PEACEMAKER”, 2019

POP Theatre, Mar 2019

RELAXING MUSICAL “THE DEVOTED FRIEND”

Family Musical – Children’s Literature Theatre

POP Theatre, Dec 2018

CHILDREN'S LITERATURE THEATRE “SOLOMON AND THE BIG CAT”

POP Theatre, Aug 2018

“Romeo & Juliet with Red Noses”

International Arts Carnival School Touring Theatre

POP Theatre, Jun-Jul 2018

“DEMONSTRATE SELF-CONTROL AND FOLLOW PROPRIETY”

School Culture Day Scheme, Nov 2016

“The 3rd Heart River Cultivation Programme - Performance”

Heart River Cultivation Programme

POP Theatre, Sep 2017

“Whale”

Children’s Literature Theatre

POP Theatre, Mar 2017

“A BRIGHT DARK NIGHT”

Quanta Arts Foundation @Chinese Original Musical Festival, Nov 2016

“PEACEMAKER”

Children’s Theatre

POP Theatre, Aug 2016

“THE WRITING ADVENTURE OF BUI BUI”

Family Musical

POP Theatre, Dec 2015

CHILDREN ADVENTURE THEATRE “BEACON IN THE DARK 2”

POP Theatre, Aug 2015

“TITLE OF SHOW”

Broadway Musical

Art Peak, Jun 2015

“THE EIGHT TRIGRAMS – WISDOM IN THE NEIGHBOURHOOD

Community Cultural Ambassador, Oct 2014

“PHOENIX – EIGHT HUNDRED YEARS OF HATRED, EIGHT HUNDRED YEARS OF HEALING” (RERUN)

Art Peak, Sep 2013

“The Selfish Giant”

Children’s Literature Theatre

POP Theatre, Dec 2019

SENSORY PLAY SHOW “CATCHING LIGHT 2”

Sensory Play Show

POP Theatre, Oct 2019

“Peacemaker” Performance in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area

Children Literature Theatre

POP Theatre, Jun 2019

SENSORY PLAY SHOW “CATCHING LIGHT”

POP Theatre, Jan 2019

“The 4th Heart River Cultivation Programme - Performance”

Heart River Cultivation Programme

POP Theatre, Sep 2018

“To Love Red Noses – Romeo & Juliet”

International Arts Carnival

POP Theatre, Jul 2018

CHRISTMAS MUSICAL “THE WRITING ADVENTURE OF BUI BUI”

Family Musical – Children’s Literature Theatre

POP Theatre, Dec 2017

“Elder Theatre”

Heart River Upstream Programme

POP Theatre, Sep 2017

“A Forest of Stories”

Children’s Literature Theatre

POP Theatre, Aug 2017

“A Better Tomorrow”

Heart River Upstream Programme

POP Theatre, Feb 2017

“The Heart Sutra”

Ritual Theatre

POP Theatre, Jan 2017

“UNFORGETTABLE ERA”

Theatre Valley, Sep 2016

“INVISIBLE MEN”

Hong Kong Repertory Theatre, Jan 2016

“LET’S HAVE FUN WITH SHAKESPEARE – A POUND OF FLESH”

Community Cultural Ambassador, Oct 2015

“MINI-PRODUCTION SHOWCASE”

General Education in Arts Programme for Tertiary Students, Jun 2015

“OLEANNA”

Art Experience Scheme for Senior Secondary Students, Jan 2015

“A BRIGHT DARK NIGHT”

Original Musical

Art Peak, Jan 2014

Recent Performances

“GANGSTERS OF HONG KONG”

Hong Kong Arts Festival, Mar 2019

“OUGHT TO BE IN PICTURES”

POP Theatre, Feb 2018

“THE TRAGEDY OF MACBETH”

Tang Shu-Wing Theatre Studio @Hong Kong Arts Festival, Mar 2016

“THE LAST SUPPER”

Hong Kong Repertory Theatre, Mar 2015

“HEDDA GABLER” “BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR AWARD (TRAGEDY/DRAMA)”, THE 24TH HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

New Vision Arts Festival, Nov 2014

“EQUUS”

Dionysus Contemporary Theatre, May 2014

“THE CRUMBLED”, NOMINATED FOR “OUTSTANDING ACTOR”, THE 6TH HONG KONG THEATRE LIBRE

Hong Kong Repertory Theatre, May 2013

“THE TRUTH”

Project Roundabout, Aug 2018

“ROMEO & JULIET WITH RED NOSES”

POP Theatre @International Arts Carnival, Jul 2016

“NITEHAWK”

Drama Gallery @ The 10th Chinese Drama Festival, Jun 2016

“THE TRAGEDY OF MACBETH”

Shakespeare’s Globe, Aug 2015

“WILD BOAR” (RERUN) “BEST ACTOR AWARD (TRAGEDY/DRAMA)”, THE 24TH HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

We Draman, Jul 2014

“THE UGLY ONE” (RERUN)

Onandon, Apr 2015

“BLAST”, NOMINATED FOR “BEST ACTOR AWARD (TRAGEDY/DRAMA)”, THE 23RD HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Hong Kong Arts Festival, Mar 2013
Awards and Nominations

“WILD BOAR” (RERUN) “BEST ACTOR AWARD (TRAGEDY/DRAMA)”, THE 24TH HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

We Draman, Jul 2014

“BLAST”, NOMINATED FOR “BEST ACTOR AWARD (TRAGEDY/DRAMA)”, THE 23RD HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Hong Kong Arts Festival, Mar 2013

“PHOENIX – EIGHT HUNDRED YEARS OF HATRED, EIGHT HUNDRED YEARS OF HEALING“ ”Top Ten Most Popular Productions Award”, The 21st Hong Kong Drama Awards

Art Peak, Sep 2012

“PHOENIX – EIGHT HUNDRED YEARS OF HATRED, EIGHT HUNDRED YEARS OF HEALING” NOMINATED FOR “BEST DIRECTOR (TRAGEDY/DRAMA)”, THE 21ST HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Art Peak, 2012

《蛋散與豬扒》NOMINATED FOR “BEST ACTOR AWARD”, THE 11TH HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Actor’s Family, 2002

《龍情化不開》NOMINATED FOR “BEST ACTOR”, THE 5TH HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Hong Kong Federation of Drama Societies, 1996

《我要結婚》“BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR (COMEDY/FARCE)”, THE 3RD HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Hong Kong Federation of Drama Societies, 1993

“BRIGHTON BEACH MEMOIRS” “BEST ACTOR AWARD”

The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, 1988

“HEDDA GABLER“ ”BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR AWARD (TRAGEDY/DRAMA)”, THE 24TH HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

New Vision Arts Festival, Nov 2014

“THE CRUMBLED”, NOMINATED FOR “OUTSTANDING ACTOR”, THE 6TH HONG KONG THEATRE LIBRE

Hong Kong Repertory Theatre, May 2013

“PHOENIX – EIGHT HUNDRED YEARS OF HATRED, EIGHT HUNDRED YEARS OF HEALING” NOMINATED FOR “BEST OVERALL PERFORMANCE AWARD (TRAGEDY/DRAMA)”, THE 21ST HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Art Peak, 2012

《一粒金》NOMINATED FOR “BEST ACTOR”, THE 16TH HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Prospects Theatre, 2007

“OUTSTANDING YOUNG ACTOR AWARD”, THE 10TH HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Hong Kong Federation of Drama Societies, 2001

《非常天使》NOMINATED FOR “BEST ACTOR”, THE 5TH HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Hong Kong Federation of Drama Societies, 1996

《客鄉途情遠》NOMINATED FOR “BEST ACTOR AWARD”, THE 1ST HONG KONG DRAMA AWARDS

Hong Kong Federation of Drama Societies, 1991

《榕樹下》 “BEST SUPPORTING ACTOR AWARD”

The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, 1986
Directed Touring Works

“LET’S HAVE FUN WITH SHAKESPEARE – A POUND OF FLESH”

POP Theatre@Community Cultural Ambassador, Oct 2015

“THE EIGHT TRIGRAMS – WISDOM IN THE NEIGHBOURHOOD”

POP Theatre@Community Cultural Ambassador, Oct 2014

“IT'S A FINE DAY TODAY” SECONDARY SCHOOL TOURING MUSICAL

POP Theatre, 2012

“A BRIGHT DARK NIGHT” SECONDARY SCHOOL TOURING MUSICAL

POP Theatre, 2010

“MILLION DINNER” ICAC SECONDARY SCHOOL TOURING PERFORMANCE

Hong Kong Repertory Theatre, 2009-2010

“NO DRUGS LIVE SHOW” PRIMARY SCHOOL TOURING PERFORMANCE

POP Theatre, 2009

“4A DISCOURSE ABOUT LIFE” ICAC SECONDARY SCHOOL TOURING PERFORMANCE

POP Theatre, 2008-2009

“ANTI-DRUG CORPS”

The Society of Rehabilitation and Crime Prevention, 2007-2008

“STOP & GO” SOCIAL WELFARE DEPARTMENT PRIMARY SCHOOL TOURING THEATRE

POP Theatre, 2004

“ANGLE OF DREAMS” SOCIAL WELFARE DEPARTMENT ELDER THEATRE

POP Theatre, 2003

“IMPROVE” SOCIAL WELFARE DEPARTMENT TOURING THEATRE

POP Theatre, 2003