Staff

2017/2018

Regular Staff:

Ruth Howard, Artistic Director
Ange Loft, Associate Artistic Director
Marianne Alas, Fabric/Culinary Artist & Facilities Coordinator
Sam Egan, Operations Manager
Julia Hune-Brown†, Performance Director
Adrienne Marcus Raja∇ Media & Visual Artist/Coordinator
Michaela Otto, Financial Coordinator
Binaeshee-Quae Couchie-Nabigon, Community Arts Intern*

Contracted Artists & Associates:

Sofia Bohdanowicz, Filmmaker
Venetia Butler, Graphic Artist for Annual Report
Fiona Clarke, Writer
Parker Dirks,  Visual Artist
Shifra Cooper, Choir Director
Aria Evans, Choreographer
Victoria Freeman, Historian, Writer
Britta Johnson, Composer
Lilia Leon, Choreographer
Keith McNair, Development & Technical Consultant
Jackie Omstead, Theatre Artist, Choir & Outreach Coordinator
Sonja Rainey, Designer
Nikki Shaffeeullah, Theatre Artist & Evaluation Consultant
Martin van de Ven, Composer
& many others!

Offshoot Artistic Directors:

Beth Helmers, Community Arts Guild
Elizabeth Rucker, Arts4All
Leah Houston, MABELLEarts
Michael Burtt, Making Room

† Thanks to funding from the Metcalf Foundation’s Performing Arts Internship Program
* Thanks to funding from Miziwe Biik Aboriginal Employment and Training
√ Thanks to funding from Canada Summer Jobs
∞ Thanks to funding from Ontario Summer Experience
Ω Thanks to St. Stephen’s Neighbourhood House & Jobs Ontario
ζ Thanks to Cultural Human Resources of Canada (CHRC)
∇ Thanks to OAC Compass Program
Interns and mentored artists are also supported by funding Platform A (Ontario Trillium Foundation)