Lina Yu

COUNTRY Singapore


Lina graduated from the Intercultural Theatre Institute (ITI) in 2014.

She most recently appeared in Hotel, part of 2016 Singapore Theatre Festival by W!LD RICE. Prior to that, she appeared in Inheritance, part of The Finger Players' Season 2016; was cast of Esplanade’s Studios Fifty Dramatised Reading of Titoudao and Three Children; and made a brief appearance in AFAR staged at Centre 42, all directed by Zelda Tatiana Ng. She was a participant of The Orange Playground Lab (2015) by The Necessary Stage, and took part in the Shanghai International Contemporary Theatre Festival 2015 as a cast of Mandala by In Source Theatre.

To learn about the different aspects of theatre, Lina also took on other roles off-stage, having worked as surtitle operator for Kafka On The Shore by Ninagawa Company at the Esplanade Theatre; assisting in stage management for ITI production Q: Protagonists at the Edge; interpreting in English and Japanese for ITI’s 2015 Noh curriculum in traditional art forms; and helping out as wardrobe assistant for Singapore Dance Theatre’s Ballet Under the Stars 2014. She looks forward to taking part in many more projects in theatre.


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Photo: Bernie Ng