Jacob Wan is a Vancouver based designer from Hong Kong. He specializes in lighting and projection design. Previous credits includes Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again (2020, UBC School of Music), Cipher (ALD, 2020, ArtsClub), The Suppliant Women (2018, United Players of Vancouver).
He is also interested in combining theatre arts into different performing art platforms. He believed that live performance is an engaging experience with the audience. He loves to create a world that allows audience to experience an immerse storytelling from the performance. He has collaborated with artist Clive-hicks Jenkins and UBC School of Music to produce an interactive projection performance in 2019.
While he is actively involved in Vancouver theatrical community, he has also designed few shows for different amateur theatres in Hong Kong and completed a few professional certificate courses in Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts.
He graduated with Bachelor of Fine Art in Theatre Design and Production in University of British Columbia (UBC) in 2020 and was a recipient in several scholarships during his study.