Addition: An Unconventional Love Story [Remount]
Justen Bennett
How Far? Productions
interPLAY
Fort McMurray, Canada
The Deepest Trench
Chloë Whitehorn
Alumnae Theatre
New Ideas Festival
Toronto, Canada
The Fantastical Adventures of [Not] Being With You
Justen Bennett
Blue Elephant Theatre
London, UK
“Click”
Mike Carter
Riverside Studios
The Off Cut Festival
London, UK
Beautiful Thing
Jonathan Harvey
Walterdale Playhouse
Edmonton, Canada
Addition: An Unconventional Love Story
Justen Bennett
How Far? Productions
Edmonton International Fringe Festival
Edmonton, Canada
Mockingbird Close
Trevor Schmidt
Walterdale Playhouse
Edmonton, Canada
Judgement
(Collaboratively Directed)
Author Unknown
Otakus Theatre Company
interPLAY
Fort McMurray, Canada
The Magic Box
Collaboratively Written and Directed
Otakus Theatre Company
interPLAY
Fort McMurray, Canada
ASSISTANT DIRECTING
Tom at the Farm
Michel Marc Bouchard
Buddies in Bad Times Theatre
Dir: Eda Holmes
STAGED READINGS
RAW
Rob Salerno
Steady State Theatre Project
Toronto, Canada
The Fantastical Adventures of [Not] Being With You
Justen Bennett
Blue Elephant Theatre
London, UK
Addition: An Unconventional Love Story
Justen Bennett
Artists for Life: Edmonton
Edmonton, Canada
Addition: An Unconventional Love Story
Justen Bennett
How Far? Productions
NEXTfest
Edmonton, Canada
FULL PRODUCTIONS AS PART OF EDUCATION
Things You Shouldn’t Say Past Midnight
Peter Ackerman
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Canada
Some Assembly Required
(One-Man Self-Directed Show)
Justen Bennett
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Canada
Brockfest
Joan Burrows
LesAlumnae Theatre
New Ideas Festival
Dir: Eric Benson
Monstrous Regiment
Terry Pratchett
Adapted by Stephen Briggs
Strappi, Otto, & OthersSocratic Theatre Collective
Dir: Liz Bragg
Eurydice
Sarah Ruhl
Big StoneStudio Theatre
Dir: Dave Horak
Fortress Mentality
Tom Blazejewicz
Man 2Nice Theatre
Dir: Tom Blazejewicz
Dog Opera
(Selections from)
Constance Congdon
PeteUniversity of Alberta
Dir: Andrew Ritchie
Hamlet
Shakespeare
Barnardo, Reynaldo, & OthersWalterdale Playhouse
Dir: Matthew Kloster
Sinbad the Sailor
Paul Reakes
Yellow JackWalterdale Playhouse
Dir: Randy Brososky
B, or Unless You Steal Her Pen
Andrea Beça
Jack SnyeCowardly Kiss Theatre
Dir: Andrea Beça
Les Liaisons Dangereuses
Christopher Hampton
Le Chevalier DancenyWalterdale Playhouse
Dir: Randy Brososky
The Skin of Our Teeth
Thornton Wilder
Telegraph BoyWalterdale Playhouse
Dir: Alex Hawkins
The Laramie Project
Moisés Kaufman
Jedediah SchultzPETS Productions
Dir: Leann Hubick, Stephen Liley
The PLATO Musical
Musical Revue
JudasEclipse Productions
Dir: Carly James
Altar Boys
Jessica Haak
RandyNextFest
Dir: Jessica Haak
Red Noses
Peter Barnes
BrodinUniversity of Alberta
Dir: David Barnet
Some Assembly Required
Justen Bennett
*One-man showUniversity of Alberta
Self-Directed
The Life of Galileo
(Selections from)
Bertolt Brecht
FederzoniUniversity of Alberta
Dir: Beth Campbell
A Moving Song
Douglas Abel
Multiple rolesCheepiyak Theatre Company
Dir: Karen Towsley
Glace Bay Miners’ Museum
Wendy Lill
Ian MacNeilKeyano Theatre
Dir: Jane Heather
Jesus Christ Superstar
Andrew Lloyd Webber
Priest 3Keyano Theatre
Dir: Paul Gellineau
Judgment
Author Unknown
GodOtakus Theatre Company
Collaboratively Directed
Double Tap
Miles McCraw
LeadStudent Short FilmDir: Miles McCraw
Relocation
Tyson Marshall
LeadIndependent Short FilmDir: Tyson Marshall
ALIS – Career Development ProfessionalLeadCommercialAlberta Enterprise & Advanced Education
Bachelor of Arts
Drama major
University of Alberta2005
Visual & Performing Arts Program (Drama)Keyano College2001–2002
Performance
On-Camera Essentials (II)Professional Actors LabGlen Gaston
On-Camera Essentials (I)Professional Actors LabGlen Gaston
On-Camera Drill ClassLewis Baumander Acting StudioNahanni Johnstone
Mask & Le JeuSonia NorrisSonia Norris
Clown & Mask IntensiveUniversity of AlbertaJan Henderson
Clown — Extreme JoeyFoolmoon ProductionsJan Henderson
Collective Creation IntensiveDramaWorksTannis Kowalchuk (NACL)
Movement
Physical Theatre Intensive DramaWorksDitte Berkeley & Matej Matejka (Teatr ZAR)
Hand-to-Hand Stage CombatKeyano CollegePaul Gellineau
Aerial SkillsFirefly TheatreMeghan Watson & Kim Precht
Ballroom DanceUniversity of Alberta Dance ClubVarious Instructors
Modern DanceOrchesis Modern Dance GroupJodie Vandekerkhove
Jazz DanceOrchesis Modern Dance GroupWendy Gervais
Jazz DanceKeyano CollegeMarie Nychka
Hip Hop DanceGrant MacEwan UniversityJoe Pavo &
Carla Benavides
Hip Hop DanceDance CentralShila Mayes
Voice
Voice-Acting (Animation)Elley-RayElley-Ray
Voice-Acting (Animation)Susan HartSusan Hart
Voice-Acting (Animation)Sunday MuseSunday Muse
Dialect — Received PronunciationKeyano CollegeDouglas Abel
Solo SingingKeyano CollegeLaura Glover
Choral SingingÒran Chamber ChoirScott Leithead & Kathleen Skinner
On-Camera Self Tape/Audition WorkshopAmanda BarkerAmanda Barker
Commercial & Scene StudyMann CastingGloria Mann
Voice Acting Open MicLivingston StudiosSusan Hart
Voice Acting Open MicLivingston StudiosDeborah Toffen
Voice Acting Open MicLivingston StudiosJoanne Borham
Directors Lab North (2013 & 2015)Directors Lab NorthVarious Instructors & Panelists
Directors IntensiveTheatre OntarioAutumn Smith
Shakespearean TextStratford Shakespeare FestivalIan Watson
Introduction to Commedia D'ell ArteDramaWorksBrian Dooley
Nitty, Gritty, Dirty, Banned: Acting Out (Risky Theatre)DramaWorksTrevor Schmidt
Introduction to DialectsWalterdale PlayhouseDoug Mertz
Broadway Audition IntensiveCarly StreetCarly Street
Musical Theatre AuditioningWalterdale PlayhouseRyan Sigurdson
Artistic DirectorHow Far? Productions2009–Present
Vice PresidentWalterdale Playhouse2008–2010
Initial Selection Committee
From Cradle to Stage
Walterdale Playhouse2010
  • Accents: RP, Cockney/London
  • Stage combat experience
  • Roving clown and structured ‘turns’ as Dragonfly
  • Three-ball juggling
  • Improvisation experience
  • Various body tricks; can wiggle ears, raise eyebrow(s), handstands, rotate arm-loop 360° around body, modified crab walk, and others
  • Character facial expressions including “iguana face” and “old man face”
  • Trained in use of the International Phonetic Alphabet
  • Valid Driver’s License

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Directing

Acting