Derrick Chua

Independant Theatre Producer

Derrick Chua is an award-winning theatre producer and entertainment lawyer. His recent productions include Jake Epstein’s Boy Falls From The Sky (World Premiere as part of the off-Mirvish Season at CAA Theatre), Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar (Groundling Theatre) and Stephen Massicotte’s Mary’s Wedding (Crow’s Theatre). Derrick is co-founder and core artistic team member of Studio 180 Theatre, Executive Producer of Groundling Theatre and co-presents the Sunday Night Cabaret Series. He sits on the boards of CanadaHub, The AFC (formerly Actors’ Fund of Canada), Theatre Museum Canada and fu-GEN Asian Canadian Theatre. He is the recipient of a Dora Award, a Harold Award, Now Magazine Award as Toronto’s Best Indie Producer and Canadian Actors’ Equity Association Honorary Membership for Outstanding Contribution to the Performing Arts. He can be contacted at