Stephanie Van Driesen
Actor . Singer. Entrepreneur
Stephanie Van Driesen is a highly passionate, critically acclaimed award-winning Malaysian stage actor, singer, performing artist, and musician active in the Malaysian and Singapore performing arts industry for over 12 years. She is a highly sought after performer, averaging 4 major theatre productions a year and countless artistic projects.
Her resume boasts over 40 productions internationally. In 2017 alone she was involved in over 7 theatre, music and creative productions before she left for the UK in September to pursue a Master of Fine Arts in Acting at the prestigious East 15 Acting School, London, marking a new beginning in her exciting career.
Highly versatile, she has shone onstage in musicals, plays, experimental theatre, TV, film, world music, festivals, movie soundtracks, and has worked as an emcee, radio presenter, voice over artist and feature writer. This year she releases her debut album – MELBOURNE.
2017 – current: MFA Acting (International), East 15 Acting School, University of Essex, UK
2004 – 2007: BA (Hons) Musical Theatre (first class honours),
Recipient of the President’s Award,
LaSalle College of the Arts, Singapore
AWARDS AND NOMINATIONS
2015 Nominee – Best Solo Vocal Performance for “Hakikat Air”
Arus Gangsa by Rhythm in Bronze Gamelan Ensemble
12th BOH Cameronian Arts Awards
2014 Winner – Kakiseni Audience Choice award (Musical Theatre)
Marrying Me: A New Musical
11th BOH Cameronian Arts Awards
2012 Winner – Best Performance in a Supporting Role (Musical Theatre)
The Secret Life of Nora
9th BOH Cameronian Arts Awards
2009 Nominated for Best Musical Direction & Best Production Values (Music)
A Light At Christmas
7th BOH Cameronian Arts Awards