Hong Kong Stories Presents
Hong Kong Spoken Word Festival
Celebrating the Spoken Word community in HK
About the festival
The Hong Kong Spoken Word Festival was founded in 2018 and is an annual event designed to celebrate and promote Hong Kong community based groups that feature an element of spoken word.
We aim to foster an appreciation for a variety of artistic practices and performers, celebrating diverse and creative communities in this fast-paced city.
Organisations who joined the Spoken Word Festival in past years include: Hong Kong Stories, Aurora Theatre, Hong Kong Writers Circle, Hong Komedy Guerrilla, HK Improv, Comedy HK, #Impact, Better in Bed, Women in Publishing, Liars' League HK, HK Confidential, Peel Street Poetry, Spill Stories, Talking Mental and Sassy Speaks
HKSWF is a performance-based community arts organisation.
Ticketing is available through Ticketflap.
2020 Festival Shows
HK Podcasters LIVE!
July 25, Saturday CANCELLED
We had to cancel this show for the usual 2020 reason but we will have podcasters from:
on stage as soon as our venues open up and it is safe to do so.
In the meantime if you are looking for more Hong Kong based English podcasts to listen to here are a few more to fill your ears!
Corporates, Schools, individuals - find out how you can get involved today!
Are you a student with a wish to see more spoken word events happening in your school? Do you want to learn how to perform poetry, or storytelling, podcasting or even comedy?
Get in touch with the HKSWF team to make connections and learn how you can get involved!
Support your community.
Contact us to discover the benefits of sponsoring the festival! Connect with your local community and take advantage of the resources available to improve and connect with your team.
HKSWF can team you up with local Spoken Word groups who can help make your teams more efficacious communicators!
Engage with your fellow Hong Kongers
Have some spare times and want to help out? We are always looking for volunteers to help with festival events! Get in touch and get involved.