Performing arts academy slammed over its finances, governance, enrollment and low venue utilisation

The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts has been criticised by the Audit Commission for its low student enrolment, dwindling attendance rates at governing council meetings, poor utilisation of its venues and its failure to return unspent funds to reserves. It also noted that the publicly funded school reduced the scope of an expansion project after construction funds were approved by the Legislative Council. The Audit Commission report, […]