Faust International Youth Theatre’s 20th Anniversary of Dramatic Adventures!

To celebrate the 20th Anniversary Season of Faust International Youth Theatre, we will be offering a series of exclusive specialised workshops with theatre professionals and veterans.


Matilda The Musical – Musical Theatre Workshop

Ages 8 to 11
June 17th to 22nd 2019
4:30pm to 6:00pm (Weekday)
10:00am to 12:30pm (Saturday)

Ages 12 to 18
June 17th to 22nd 2019
7:00pm to 9:00pm (Weekday)
2:00pm to 4:30pm (Saturday)

Course Fee
$3,980 for Faust members, $4,480 for new members

About the Workshop
Musical Theatre Workshop (MTW) is an intensive workshop for young learners that aims to introduce and develop the triple threat skills required of professional musical theatre performers. Children will use the songs from Matilda the Musical to train themselves with dance, singing and acting skills. We end with an open class on the last day to share with parents.

Workshops take place at the Faust Studio, 5/F, Nan Dao Commercial Building, 359 & 361 Queen’s Road Central, Sheung Wan

About the Leaders
Duane Alexander and Anton Lutingh are experienced theatre veterans who worked on professional productions of Matilda the Musical, Singin’ in the Rain, Priscilla Queen of the Desert and many more. They have trained aspiring and professional actors of all ages all over the world. You can learn more about Duane and Anton at This will be their 5th visit to Hong Kong!

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For our current or previous members, click here for the express online registration form.


Hard Knock Life – A Musical Theatre Experience (August 29th & 30th 2018)
Led by Theatre Professional Michael Lin

Faust alumni and professional musical theatre performer Michael Lin led a one off specialised workshop for musical theatre students! Students learned warm up techniques, and sang and danced to the musical number Hard Knock Life from Annie the Musical.

Shakespeare Acting Session (September 25th 2018)
Led by Brendan O’Hea

This workshop was led by Brendan O’Hea from the Globe Theatre. They were in Hon g Kong for the productions Twelfth Night, The Merchant of Venice, and The Taming of the Shrew. This was an exclusive workshop for Faust members ages 15 to 18 - a great opportunity to learn from one of the most well renowned Shakespearean troupes!

Theatre Make Up Workshop (October 16th 2018)
Led by Faust leader Clara Kim

Members learned the basics of stage make up so that they know what to do and what to expect in any theatre show. Students were able to apply make up on each other, from subtle touch ups to something more elaborate.

Stage Combat Workshop (October 16th 2018)
Led by Keon Lee, General Manager of Faust and Group Leader of Stage Group for the past 4 years

A beginner to intermediate level course where students will learn and practice unarmed stage combat moves. By the end of the workshop, members were able to choreograph our own combat sequences!

Paper Man Puppetry Workshop (March 23rd 2019)
Led by the puppeteers from award-winning production War Horse

Our members were introduced to the fundamentals of puppeteering in the Paper Man Puppetry Workshop and even got to bring their own paper man to life! The War Horse puppeteers leading the workshop include Shaun McKee, Michael Taibi and Derek Arnold, veteran theatre practitioners, actors and puppeteers with a wide range of theatre, TV and film credits including the Star Wars saga, Fantastic Beasts, Jurassic Park Fallen Kingdom and National Theatre productions.

We will be hosting more exclusive workshops with theatre professionals in the future. If you wish to find out more, join our mailing list by entering your email here: