Melissa Chiew


YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2020 - 2021Assistant Director
The Tempest - TBC, postponed to 2021Spontaneous Productions
2020 - 2021Artist Mentor
One-person ShowMelissa Chiew
2020 - 2021Assistant Director
How We Met (Web Series) - TBC, postponed to 2021Silverplate Creative
2019 - 2020Research Assistant
Climate, Anxiety, Action!Aniku Ltd
2020Assistant Director
Love Bites 3
Jonathan Kaufman
Spontaneous Productions
2012 - 2017Manager/script writer/director/mentor/coach
The Learning Connections
2015 - 2017Drama Facilitator/Consultant
Teaching Shakespeare/ Literature through Drama/Devising Theatre/ ActingThe Singapore Repertory Theatre
  • Education

    2019MFA Actor Training and CoachingThe Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, London
    2012BA(Hons) Theatre and PerformanceLASALLE College of the Arts, Singapore
    2004Diploma in Mass CommunicationNgee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore

    Additional Skills

    Improvisation, Directing, Choreography, Movement, Physical Theatre, Acting, Scriptwriting, Dramaturgy, Devising Performances, Multi-Disciplinary Projects, Inter-disciplinary Approaches, Community Arts.


    Available upon request (Singapore and/or London):

    1. The Learning Connections (Singapore) - Ms. Elaine Ng

    2. DramaArts (Singapore) - Mr. Jazz-Kane Flaherty

    3. Freelance Projects Collaborator (Singapore) in Community Arts - Mr. Mark Lim

    4. The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama (London) Dr. Jessica Hartley

    5. RADA (London) Mr. Ian Morgan

    About me

    Hello, I hold a recent qualification in a Master of Fine Arts in Actor Training and Coaching with Distinction ( Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, London). My stage and screen experience of 11 years include facilitating projects and teaching/mentoring in Singapore. I now live and work in London, and internationally. Do feel free to get in touch with me to discuss how we can facilitate your projects' creative processes, particularly in Acting, Scripting, Theatre/Drama Facilitation.

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Mandarin
    Years in industry
    • 3 to 6 years
    Company Experience
    • Children's Theatre
    • Cross Cultural Theatre
    • Educational Theatre
    • Forum Theatre
    • Immersive Theatre
    Work Permits
    • EU
    Interested in
    • Education
    • European Tour
    • Film / TV
    • Live Events
    • UK Tour
    DBS checked
    • Yes (within last 12 months)
    Organisation Memberships
    • Equity
    Experienced In
    • Community
    • Devised
    • Drama
    • Inclusive Theatre
    Industry Training
    • First Aid (Any)