Darren Yap


Darren’s recent directing credits include: Miracle City for The Theatre Division at the Opera House, Diving for Pearls and Ladies Day for Griffin and The Serpent’s Table (with Lee Lewis) presented by Performance 4a and Sydney Festival at Carriageworks. Other directing credits include: The World Premiere of The Great Wall, One Woman’s Journey for Glowsticks Productions in Singapore; for Hayes Theatre: Miracle City; for Louise Withers and Associates: A Murder is Announced; for Merringong Theatre Company: Letters to Lindy. In 2018, he will be directing Spot the Dog for CDP Productions, Ghost: The Musical for Toho in Tokyo and Jesus Wants Me For A Sunbeam for The National Theatre of Parammata.

In Singapore he has also directed The Admirals Odyssey for Action Theatre; Man of Letters and Pinocchio The Musical for Singapore Repertory Theatre; I Love You You're Perfect Now Change for VizPro International. Darren is also the Artistic Director of Glowsticks Productions in Singapore.

He was Associate Director of King Kong for Global Creatures, Miss Saigon for Cameron Mackintosh (West End, Tokyo, Korea, Holland and Australia). Darren's large scale events include The City of Sydney’s Chinese New Year Parade for two years, Sponge Bob Parade Pants for Nickelodeon, Segment Director of the Closing Ceremony of the 15th Asian Games in Qatar, and Artistic Festival Consultant for the Opening of the National Gallery of Singapore’s celebrations.

Please visit these links to view videos :
MIRACLE CITY OPENING NIGHT
MISSY HIGGINS "I'LL HOLD ON"
OPENING OF THE NATIONAL GALLERY, SINGAPORE
THE GREAT WALL TRAILER