Tony Yap

Tony Yap has made a commitment to the exploration and creation of an individual dance theatre language that is informed by psycho-physical research, Asian shamanistic trance dance, Butoh, Vocal extentions. Tony has received numerous nominations and awards including The Decay of the Angel which won him a Green Room Award for Best Male Dancer. He has been a leading figure in inter-cultural discourse and received Asialink residential grants and a Dance fellowship from the Australia Council for the Arts. Tony is the founding Creative Director of MAP Fest.