Tan Vu
Actor, Singer
ACTRA APPRENTICE
“Tan is a joy, hard-working, receptive, and has a beautiful voice.”
– Dayna Tekatch, Resident Director of “Come From Away” (Toronto)

Tan Vu is a Canadian singer, actor, mover, storyteller, and creator of Vietnamese descent. A Fulbright fellow, Tan performed in theatre, musical theatre, and opera with Saigon’s leading institutions before moving to New York to train under a scholarship at the American Musical and Dramatic Academy (AMDA).

He immigrated to Canada in November 2019, and has since worked with Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, Cahoots Theatre, No Strings Theatre, Talk Is Free Theatre, Toronto Operetta Theatre, Toronto Fringe Festival, and other arts institutions.

Tan is the grateful recipient of career development and theatre creator grants from Toronto Arts Council, Ontario Arts Council, and Canada Council for the Arts, of Buddies in Bad Times Theatre’s 2020 Queer Emerging Artist Award, and of Toronto Arts Foundation’s 2021 RBC Newcomer Arts Award.