Yik-Sau Chung | The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

Yik-Sau Chung


Personal details

Height: 5'35" (161cm)

Eyes: Dark Brown

Hair: Black

Voice: Mezzo-Soprano

Training

2016 - 2019 The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, BA (Hons) Acting, Collaborative and Devised Theatre

Productions at Central

2018 Nurse - Romeo and Juliet (Yael Shavit)

2018 Prudence Saveall - The Sociable Companions, or, The Female Wits (Catherine Alexander)

2017 Susan Kidwell - In Cold Blood (John Wright)

2017 Proteus - Two Gentlemen of Verona (Daron Oram)

2017 Anya - Cherry Orchard (Yael Shavit)

2017 Stella Kowalski - A Streetcar Named Desire (Gretchen Egolf)

2016 Grusha - Caucasian Chalk Circle (Sinéad Rushe)

Experience

2016 Julika - Cassandra, or the World as the End of the Performance - On-and-On Theatre Workshop - Cattle Depot Theatre (Ping-Chiu Chan, Ata Wong)

2015 Queen Margaret - Richard III - Whitworth Theatre (Diana Trotter)

2015 Lavinia - Titus Andronicus - Tang Shu-Wing Theatre Studio (Andy Ng)

2013 Tupolski - Pillowman - The Chinese University of Hong Kong (Wan-ching Liu)

Awards

Lee Hysan Foundation Scholarship, 2016

Accents

American-Standard, Chinese*, English-Standard, Japanese, RP

Skills

BASSC Rapier and Dagger (Distinction) and Unarmed (Distinction), Clown, Mask, Physical Theatre, Poetry Reading, Verbatim Theatre, Biomechanics, Butoh Dance (Japan), Choreography, Contact Improvisation, Contemporary Dance, Hip Hop Dance, Locking, Calligraphy, DBS (CRB) clearance, Devising, Feldenkrais Method, Michael Chekhov Technique, Voice Over, Translating

Languages

English*, Chinese - Cantonese*, Chinese - Mandarin*, Hakka, Japanese

Spotlight ID

2691-1203-6803

Telephone

C/O Catherine Alexander, Course Leader: 020 7449 1577

Email

yiksau.chung@cssd.ac.uk