112. Wellington (Welly) Yang 楊呈偉

English Name Wellington (Welly) Yang  

Hanji Name 楊呈偉
Birth Year 1973
Birth Place New York, NY
First year / First city / State in U.S. -/-/-
Family 1. Wife: Dina Morishita (森下迪納)
2. Daughter: —
3. Son: —
4. Father/Mother: 楊次雄, Mother: 楊黃美幸
Education School Name Year – Year Degree and major
1. Columbia Univ.


B.S., Political Science & International Relations
Employment Company Name Year – Year Position or title
1. Ms. Saigon


Playing the lead role of Thuy
2. Musical Making Tracks


Accomplishment 1. The First T.A. Playing in A Broadway Stage Show, the Leading Role of Thuy in “Ms. Saigon” 1993

2. Playing in a Number of Broadway Shows in Worldwide Tours

3. Premiered A Musical Concert ” Finding Home” about the Stories of His Parents, in the Annual Convention of Taiwan United Foundation in Los Angeles 2005 & Taiwan’s National Concert Hall and Vancouver’s Exploration Festival in 2006

4. Founded A Second-Generation, New York-based Theater Company Dedicated to Bringing Asian American Stories to the World’s Stage

5. Founded the “Concert of Excellence”, Now Presented as the “Asian Excellence Awards”, the Celebrate the Achievement of Asian Americans in Entertainment

6. Still Performs in Culture Nights and Annual Conventions of T.A. Organizations

7. Outstanding Taiwanese American Elected by T.A. Archives in 01/2019