Theatre Ash 煉劇場 is an international physical theatre company based in Hong Kong.
Founded in 2016 by a group of performers, producers and technicians from Hong Kong and South-East Asia, the company is committed to creating, producing and touring vibrant and international theatre for the 21st century. Led by Artistic Director Lok Kan, Theatre Ash is partnered with internationally renowned director and practitioner David Glass.
The company uses training, learning and collaboration to devise powerful physical and visual theatre.
Our practice is rooted in living heritage, community, social and educational engagement and is derived from contemporary literatures, iconic films and true stories.
Drawing upon Asian traditions such as the Chinese traditional opera, Javanese dance, Asian puppetry and the European traditions of Meyerhold, Grotowski and LeCoq, the company makes searingly relevant and exciting popular theatre.