LaSalle-SIA College of the Arts diploma holder in fashion design,
Wai Ying’s theatre involvement started as early as 1990 when she
participated in the Young People’s Theatre’s Wizard of Oz (Missoula Theatre, USA).
her talent and potential, TAN Beng Tian invited her to join The
Finger Players in 1997. Her acting stints include Posteterne,
Play.Back (Toy Factory Theatre Ensemble, 1996) and Medea
was also involved in Touch the Moon (Toy Factory Theatre Ensemble, 1996), Hedda
Gabler (Amp-Theatre, 1996), Mr.
Beng (Drama Box, Singapore Arts Festival, 1999) and Recital
of Beings (A TCS telemovie, 1999) as a costume designer.