形體導師 - 梁嘉能 (David Leung)

  

梁嘉能是土生土長香港人。他畢業於香港中文大學及香港演藝學院,並在美國及香港接受專業舞蹈教育。他曾經是澳洲布理斯本Expressions Dance Company的客席舞者及本地伍宇烈與舞者的主要團員,並在世界各地參加過不同演出。他被受好評的作品包括他在2013年從新編演自己的獨舞《一男》。他是一位十分有經驗的即興表演者。

嘉能現於香港演藝學院舞蹈學院及戲劇學院任教,亦受咵啦啦藝術集匯邀請,任教於香港大學醫學院二年級的醫學人文學科課程。

他深信舞蹈在全人教育及整全醫療扮演著重要的角色。

嘉能由1996年開始玩接觸即興(CI),曾為香港接觸即興團體身隨意舞的核心成員。他在2016年與友人成立CIHK,以推動接觸即興在香港的發展及與鄰近國家及地區的CI社群的溝通及交流。

David Leung, born and raised in Hong Kong, graduated from the Chinese University of Hong Kong and the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. He received his professional dance education in the USA and Hong Kong. Having been a guest performer with the Expressions Dance Company in Brisbane, Australia, he later danced locally as a core member with YURI and company danciNG. He has taken part in various artistic collaborations internationally. His acclaimed choreography includes a re-creation of his own solo One Man commissioned by E-side Dance Company in 2013. He is a seasoned dance improvisation performer.

David currently lectures for the School of Dance and School of Drama of the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, as well as the Medical School of the University of Hong Kong as a Teaching Artist Associate with the Absolutely Fabulous Theatre Connection (AFTEC).

He firmly believes that dance plays a vital role in holistic education and holistic healing.

David started practicing contact improvisation (CI) in 1996, and was a core member of local CI community Kongtact Square. He established Contact Improvisation Hong Kong (CIHK) with friends in 2016 to promote development of CI in Hong Kong as well as communication and exchange with CI communities in nearby countries and regions.