Darren Yap

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Darren Yap
Born (1967-08-23) 23 August 1967 (age 47)
Sydney, Australia
Alma mater Newington College
UWS Theatre Nepean
NIDA
Occupation Actor, Director
Years active 1990 to present

Darren Robert Yap (born 23 August 1967) [1] is an Australian actor and director.[2]

Early life[edit]

Yap was born in Sydney and grew up in the suburb of Cabramatta. He was the third child of a Malaysian-born Sydney medical practitioner and his fourth-generation Australia-born Chinese wife. Yap was educated at Newington College (1980–85) [1] He is a graduate of the NIDA Director’s Course and UWS Theatre Nepean.[3]

Directing[edit]

Director[edit]

Associate Director[edit]

Resident Director[edit]

Affiliate Director[edit]

Acting[edit]

Theatre[edit]

Television[edit]

Film[edit]

Awards[edit]

Yap received a Green Room Award for Best Re-Staging by a Resident Artist for the world Premiere of The Boy from Oz.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Newington College Register of Past Students 1863–1998 (Syd, 1999) pp222
  2. ^ Stage Whispers – Interview
  3. ^ Black Bird Productions – Director
  4. ^ Seymour Centre Subscription Season 2009