Hon Chong is a multifaceted artist and a passionate storyteller. His diverse talents span improvisation, acting, directing, storytelling, and public speaking. Over a 15-year career, Hon has built an impressive international portfolio, engaging with audiences in the USA, Slovakia, Czechia, Hungary, Austria, the Philippines, his native Malaysia, and beyond.
From a young age, captivated by acting and the vibrant cinema of Hong Kong, Hon pursued his passion by studying TV production and theatre at St. Cloud State University in Minnesota. His adventurous spirit led him to Central Europe in his mid-20s, where he has since become a significant cultural contributor, particularly in Slovakia.
In Slovakia, Hon was instrumental in establishing the International Society for Arts and Culture (ISAC), a grassroots organization based in Bratislava, and Funnylicious Improv Theater, a multicultural improv theatre renowned for its engaging performances.
Beyond the stage of Story Nights, Hon is a dedicated educator. He employs his versatile skills to teach and train individuals from various backgrounds, including corporations and schools. He guides them to unlock the transformative power of storytelling as a tool for connection, education, and personal growth.
Hon Chong is available for international speaking assignments and talks, where he shares his insights on storytelling, creativity, cross-cultural communications, overcoming fears of speaking, and the power of narrative to shape our world.
Through Story Nights, Hon Chong has ignited a movement, fostering a vibrant and growing community of storytellers and story lovers around the globe.