Billy had his first taste of theatre lighting in his high school years.

He graduated from the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts in 1996, majoring in theatre lighting design. His major designs include Love On Sale, L’emperor du chant, Awakening,  among others. 

He has worked with Edward Lam Dance Theatre since 1997; recent collaborations include Why We Chat?,

I Hate Therefore I Marry, Art School Musical and What is Sex? (Best Stage Art Lighting Design at Shanghai Modern Drama Valley One Drama Awards, 2017), among others. 

Secret of Resurrection won Best Lighting Design at the Hong Kong Drama Awards in 2008. 

In 2019 he won Best Lighting Design at the Hong Kong Drama Awards by Rashomon (Chung Ying Theatre), and Outstanding Lighting Design at the Hong Kong Dance Awards by Waiting Heart (Hong Kong Dance Company).


Chan represented Hong Kong in 2007, 2011 and 2015 at the Prague Quadrennial of Performance Design and Space with his designs for Colour Fugue, My Life As A TV and What Is Success? 

Recent works include Yatpo Singers Love, Death & Everything in Between, Shanghai Ran Space original musical Into the White Night,  tbc stage production Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea, Fredric MAO’s Pavilion of a Hundred Flowers, Project Roundabout’s The Truth, Hong Kong Ballet’s The Great Gatsby, Cantopop singer Joey Yung’s My Secret. Live concert, Justin Lo My Beautiful Curse concert and Netvigaotr MOOV LIVE Miriam×Supper Moment concert.

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2008年憑香港話劇團《梨花夢》獲第17屆香港舞台劇獎最佳燈光設計。2017年憑非常林奕華《紅樓夢》獲2017 上海. 靜安現代戲劇谷壹戲劇大賞年度最佳舞台美術類(燈光設計)。 2019年憑中英劇團《羅生門》獲第28屆香港舞台劇獎最佳燈光設計及憑香港舞蹈團 《紫玉成煙》獲香港舞蹈年獎2019 傑出燈光設計。2007、2011及2015年分別憑《逐色》《萬千師奶賀台慶》及《三國》代表香港參加布拉格劇場設計四年展。


近期作品包括一鋪清唱《三生三世愛情回味》、上海染空間音樂劇《白夜行》、tbc舞台劇《情敵勸退師》、毛俊輝導演作品《百花亭贈劍》、Project Roundabout《謊言》、香港芭蕾舞團《大亨小傳》、神戲劇場《仲夏夜之夢》、香港藝術節《九江》、三角關係《最好的時光》及《OLD SEA FOOD 》、英皇娛樂《容祖兒.My Secret.Live》演唱會、銀河世界娛樂《側田 My Beautiful Curse》演唱會及「網上行夢想系 MOOV LIVE Miriam×Supper Moment」音樂會。