Spektrix Conference 2019

Speakers Collection

Arthur Yang

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“Having started my training in musical theatre, I’ve continued to learn my craft from various acting schools such as LAMDA, Royal Central and Guildhall. Currently, I’m completing my PhD in the sociology department of Goldsmiths College, University of London, and am a research fellow at Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.

Theatre to me is a medium through which I deepen my understanding of humanity, and enrich my awareness and creativity to think on the big questions. Having been motivated by Sir Ian McKellen, I feel energised to demonstrate my support for independent theatres like Park Theatre. I have come to know the ethos of Park Theatre as community driven, being at the forefront of theatre production supporting new writing, and promoting inclusivity and equal representation, all of which compels me to give them my unbidden support. Because these issues matter so much to me, taking out a membership type with Park Theatre that I feel I can afford, is the most inspired way in which I can ensure my enduring support for these values in the performing