Seeking professional training in dance, theatre or film and television? The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts is now inviting applications for its 1998/99 programmes. There are five schools - Dance, Drama, Film and Television, Music and Technical Arts - offering three programmes of study. These are a three-year Bachelor (Honours) degree, two-year Diploma programme, two-year Advanced Diploma and one-year Professional Diploma. Apart from specific academic entry requirements, selection will be based on the applicants' talents and training in their chosen discipline. For admission to diploma programmes, applicants should have obtained passes in five subjects in the HKCEE, including Chinese and English languages. Deadline for application is May 1. Call 2584-8554 for details.