Holly Pui-Shan CHAN
Born in Hong Kong, graduated from Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and received a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours) Degree in 2014, Majoring in ballet. Before entering the Full time program, Chan participated in the Gifted Young Dancer Program in HKAPA. Training with Royal Academy of Dance (RAD) syllabus and she was awarded distinction in Advanced 2 Exam in 2010 and she has represented HKAPA to join the Genée International Ballet Competition in South Africa in 2011.
She received the Jackie Chan Charitable Foundation scholarships, the Hong Kong Government Scholarship Fund – Reaching Out Award and the HSBC Mainland Exchange Scholarship.
She participated in a number of performance, including “The Mystic Realm” by Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra, co- operate with choreographer Mui Cheuk-yin, “The Polar Express” by the Hong Kong Ballet Group. In 2014 she worked as a rehearsal assistant
in The Hong Kong Ballet Group 50thAnniversary performance “The Sleeping Princess”. Chan is currently a freelance dance instructor. She was awarded the Jockey Club Music and Dance Fund Scholarship this year to pursue a master degree in dance culture at the German Sport University Cologne.
生於香港,2014 年畢業於香港演藝學院,獲頒藝術學士(榮譽) 學位,主修芭蕾舞。於 2007 年起就讀香港演藝學院青年精英舞蹈課程,2010 年以優異成績考獲英國皇家芭 蕾舞學院高級證書。2011 年代表學院遠赴南非參與希尼國際芭蕾舞比賽。在學期間曾 獲多個獎學金到外地學習交流,包括成龍慈善基金獎學金,滙豐銀行香港與內地演藝 學生交流計劃獎學金,以及香港特別行政區外展體驗獎 。
陳氏曾參與多項大型演出包括新視野藝術節《薩滿與精靈》香港芭蕾舞學會《極地快車》等,於 2014 年香港芭蕾舞學會 50 週年紀念演出《睡公主》 擔當花環舞排練導 師。現為自由身舞蹈工作者。 陳氏於本年度獲頒香港賽馬會音樂及舞蹈信託基金獎學金,將前赴德國科隆體育大學修讀舞蹈文化碩士課程。