The number of programmes and performances grew in 2018/19*, yet attendance dropped compared to the previous year while box office income was stable. The figures are as follows:
Detailed analysis will be covered in the Hong Kong Annual Arts Survey Report 2018/19 and to be published later.
On the right is an interactive dashboard of the Performing Arts statistics. It contains two pages. On the first page, readers can select free or paid admission boxes on the top right corner to see the filtered charts, or click on the interested art form / year in one of the charts and the dashboard will be automatically refreshed. On the second page, readers can click on one of the art forms in the filter to see the figures of the art genres within the selected art form.
*The number of programmes in 2018/19 is based on programmes held in 27 arts and cultural facilities during the financial year from 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019. Hong Kong Coliseum, Queen Elizabeth Stadium, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, AsiaWorld-Expo, Kowloonbay International Trade & Exhibition Centre, etc are not included in the 27 arts and cultural facilities. (The list of venues will be published with the Hong Kong Annual Arts Survey Report 2018/19.)