Tysha Khan

COUNTRY Singapore


Tysha Khan is an artistic force, known for her versatile acting and powerful writing. She also creates performances, translates, and is training to become a dramaturg. Her work centres around extracting & condensing truth and finding simple ways to present it in order to facilitate understanding. Tysha was the 2017 recipient of the Goh Chok Tong Youth Promise award and is the first Malay-Muslim woman to graduate from the Intercultural Theatre Institute.

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Recent works: 
1. Director, kink (2020, The Necessary Stage: The Playwrights' Cove showcase; Online) 
2. Poet, To Philippines with Linebreaks (2021, Spoke and Bird / The Substation series we are not going back, we are coming around; Online)
3. Dramaturg, Part\wh (2021, contrary wagon / The Substation series we are not going back, we are coming around; various locations)
4. Performer, Siapa Nama Kamu 2095: SERU! (2021, Asian Film Archive / State of Motion 2021: [Alternate / Opt] Realities; Online) 
5. Performer, jemput lah masuk  (2021, B̶e̶t̶w̶e̶e̶n̶ ̶t̶h̶e̶ ̶Living a̶n̶d̶ ̶t̶h̶e̶ Archive; Gillman Barracks & Online) 
6. Performer, #sglitftw (2021, BooksActually; Online)
7. Actor, In Between These Pages (2021, Xeno Pictures; Viddsee) 
8. Participant, Devising with Actors and Playwrights training programme (2021, The Necessary Stage) 


Last updated: 22 June 2021