Lynn Yau is the Chief Executive Officer of The Absolutely Fabulous Theatre Connection (AFTEC) under the Leisure and Cultural Services’ Venue Partnership Scheme. AFTEC is an award-winning bilingual Learning Theatre™ in Hong Kong with a network of top arts collaborators overseas. AFTEC is a charity that focuses on arts-in-education projects for young people that offer creative explorations and insightful reflection through different art forms.
As the CEO, Lynn is tasked with overseeing the operations of the charity, fund-raising and strategic planning with the Artistic Director. Her other main portfolio is in the design, development and implementation of innovative teaching & learning projects supported by major public and private sponsors.
Lynn is the Hong Kong Scholar to the UK Clore Leadership Programme 2010-2011 supported by the Hong Kong Arts Development Council. She has a Master of Education and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Hong Kong. A keen researcher and advocate for the arts and education, she has been invited as a speaker in numerous conferences locally and abroad.
She has been an occasional performer over many years and has acted/narrated with the Hong Kong Philharmonic, Hong Kong Repertory Theatre, Hong Kong Sinfonietta, and Seals Players foundation.click to download images