潘耀忠 Tommy Y.C. Poon
Choreographer and Dancing Instructor

Tommy was from a dance family whose parents are renowned local dancers, consultants and adjudicators of different dance competition. He started dancing when he was eight and focuses on Ballroom and Latin dance. A highly commended teacher, he is a qualified dance teacher by the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing (I.S.T.D.) and International Dance Teachers' Association (I.D.T.A.).

On top of being a dance teacher, Tommy is also a choreographer and performer with over 15 years of experience. He is one of the founders of a dance company 'Dance Floor'. In 2008, he received the champion of 5 dance (Chacha, Rumba, Samba, Jive, Paso) in the Hong Kong International Open Dance Championship; awarded the second place of 5 dance (Waltz, Tango, Foxtrot, Quick Step, Vienna Waltz) in the Asia International Dance Championships. Having taught dance in various schools and community centres for years, Tommy has earned himself the best choreographer title, and also numerous awards in the Hong Kong Schools Dance Festival.
Over the years, he has cooperated with numerous organizations including Hong Kong Leo Club (Host), Care of Rehabilitated Offenders Association, TVB, AIA, etc.

His most recent production was Mermen Theatre’s “What Happens in New York.”


生於舞蹈世家,從8歲開始習舞,主攻標準舞和拉丁舞,是「英國國際舞蹈教師協會」和「英國皇家舞蹈教師協會」的推薦導師。
潘氏教授、編舞及表演達15年之久,是Dance Floor的創辦人之一。2008年,香港公開拉丁舞五項冠軍(查查、倫巴、森巴、牛仔、鬥牛);2009年,亞洲公開標準舞五項亞軍(華爾滋、探戈、狐步、快四、維也納華爾滋)。潘氏於多間中學和社區中心教授舞蹈,曾獲最佳編舞,作品屢獲香港學校舞蹈節奬項。合作機構包括香港獅子會、關顧更生人士會、香港電視廣播有限公司、友邦保險等。其父母亦是香港知名職業舞蹈家、顧問及眾多比賽的評審。

由 Mermen Theatre 製作的小型音樂劇《What Happens in New York》是他最近期參與的作品,同時擔任編舞及演員。