Jake Tupu

Assistant Director

Jake Tupu is an actor and tutor at Massive Company where he discovered his passion for ‘The Game’ between the actor and the audience.

Theatre highlights: Palu (Ē Toru), Fresh Off the Boat, Scholars and O Le Malaga Fa’a’Atua (The Journey of the Gods) at The Court Theatre; La’u Gagana for 2018 Kia Mau Festival and 2018 Measina Festival; Christchurch Almighty by Victor Rodger; Macbeth for The Black Friars; and Rangi and Mau’s Amazing Race for Pacific Underground.

Jake directed Disney’s Moana JR at The Court Theatre and Love to Say Goodbye by No.3 Roskill Theatre at the 2021 Auckland Arts Festival. Jake is part of Y|NOT, a devised theatre collective, which shares Pacific stories, myths and folklore in Ōtautahi.

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