Lucia Che Ying Tong

dancer, actor, choreographer

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Lucia is enjoying working with final year students at Leicester College to collaboratively create the new work "Like" looking at the effects social media and mobile phones have on our modern lifestyles.



Choreographing new dance piece MIssing Parts for Chinese Arts Space's Project New Earth commemorating Chinese workers in WW1.  Great autumn UK tour with final performance at London's Southbank Centre


Fun times on set dancing with Djanan Turan on her new single Dancing Feet. Check it out here:



I'm happy to be a part of the Lizard's Stage Spring Extravaganza leading baby yoga workshops



Lucia is excited to be working as Choreographer on Actability's new project Tree Tales. 



Video Impetus made in collaboration with Ines Von Bohurst has been selected to be presented in cities around the world including Belgrade, Venice & Singapore as a part of Move With(out) a pop-up exhibtion.


Jan 2014

Darwin Building Symphony, a video choreographed by Lucia Tong and made in collaboration with Huishui Ja was selected to be shown at the Institute of Contemporary Arts as a part of the London Film Festival.


Spring 2014

Lucia is looking forward to trips to India and Turkey to perform at various events



Lucia will be joining the the staff at the Academy of Live and Recorded Arts to teach creative movement, physical theatre and contextual studies to drama students.


Autumn 2013

Looking forward to join the cast of The Lightening Child at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre!


August 2013

Working with charity Arts 4 Human Rights, Lucia will be choreographing an intergenerational Flash Mob as a part of the Elephant & the Nun Festival in Southwark.


Summer 2013

Lucia will be working with theatre company Collective Artistes on Research & Development of their new project


Summer 2013

Lucia will be working with choreographer Nina Kov doing R & D on her new project Meanwhile in Russia... as a part of Choreodrome at the Place


July 2013

Lucia will be performing Loop Diver with Troika Ranch in Moscow


June 2013

In collaboration with the Magma Collective Ines Von Bonhurst, Lucia will be exploring the Dalston Ridley Road Market in a live installation performance


Feb-March 2013

Lucia is excited to be performing in Bizet's Carmen at the Royal Albert Hall


Feb 2013

Lucia will be working with Twisted Hip Company on the performance of Tina in the Green Dress at the Roundhouse


Jan 2013

Happy 2013. Lucia will be welcoming the year with Jo Peacock performers in Phuket, Thailand.


Oct 2012

Lucia will be performing Loop Diver with Troika Ranch in Berlin.


July 2012

Lucia will be performing in Japan at the Fuji Rocks Festival!


July & August 2012

Lucia is excited to be presenting her newest choreography with Pangea Art.  A duet called Departures & Arrivals at the Watch this Space Festival in Southbank, London July 7&8 and Stockton International Riverside Festival August 4&5


Summer 2012

Lucia will be performing Handpspring Puppet Company UK's premier of Crow at the Greenwich Dance Agency in July.  Working with director Mervyn Millar, choreographer Ben Duke, sound designer Leafcutter John, video artist Yoav Segel, designer Holly Woddington and more, Crow adapts Ted Hughe's poems into a dance theatre spectacular.


May 2012

Luàn 亂 a collaboration between Dance Artist Lucia Tong and 10 MA students in fashion, film, photography, sound design, set design and textiles at Nottingham Trent University is open from April 17-May 11.  Live performances April 17, May 3 & 8.  


April 2012

Lucia filmed a National Lottery Commercial as a rhythmic gymnast ribbon dancer.  Can't wait to see it when it comes out.


Winter 2012

Lucia has been having fun working with choreographer Liam Steel on movement for  Les Miserables the film directed by Tom Hooper


March 2012

Lucia will be working with students at Rushmore Elementary School to create multi-cultural dances for the Mela Celebration on March 29th.


Feb-May 2012

Lucia has been selected to collaborate with MA students at the Nottingham Trent University in conjunction with Dance4 to create an exhibit as a part of the Living in Silk exhibit in Spring 2011.  


Jan/Feb 2012

Happy Chinese New Years!

Lucia will be performing at various events to celebrate the beginning of the Dragon Year! Events include a performance at the National Maritime Museum in Greenwich. 


October 2011

Lucia is performing in The Other at the Blue Elephant Theatre, Camberwell, London


September 2011

Lucia is performing with Future Cinema's interactive film experiences on California Classics in London's Canary Wharf

Lucia will be performing Contact an interactive installation with composer Philip Veneables as a part of the Kings Place Festival Sept. 8-11

With dance company Sanklapam, Lucia will be performing  Corpo-Realities by choreographers Luca Silvestrini, Stephanie Schober, and Phillip Zarilli as a part of Decibel in Manchester





July 2011

Lucia will be sharing a research and developement performance of her solo "The Art of Forgetting" at the Corby Cube, Corby






photo: Sammi Fang