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Meet the Instructors

Here are just a few of the many wonderful instructors who teach for us!

Amy Sawka

Amy Sawka

Class Instructor

Amy is a theatre artist with a passion for creation. She has been making theatre and performing in Calgary since she too was a young…

Brianna Johnston

Brianna Johnston

Drama Camp Instructor

A CYPT alum herself, Brianna is thrilled to be back with the wonderful folks at CYPT! She has had the pleasure of working all across…

John Tasker

John Tasker

Drama Camp Instructor; Class Instructor

John Tasker is an actor, director, and creator based in Calgary. He began acting at the age of 15 when he joined Calgary Young People’s…

Taryn Yoneda

Taryn Yoneda

Drama Camp Instructor

Taryn is an artist from Victoria, BC. She is a UVic graduate, with a BFA in Theatre Performance and a minor in Creative Writing. Credits…

Ruby Gaudet

Ruby Gaudet

Camp Assistant

Ruby started out her time with CYPT by going to summer camp at the ripe old age of 10. She’s now been acting with CYPT…

Violet Griffiths

Violet Griffiths

Camp Assistant

Violet Griffiths is a recent CYPT alumna who was introduced to the world of theatre at this very summer camp when she was around 8.…

David Feehan

David Feehan

Drama Camp Instructor; Class Instructor

David is a Calgary-based actor, writer, and director. He was born in St. John’s, NL and holds a BFA in Acting (with Distinction) from the…

Nicole Fedoroshyn

Nicole Fedoroshyn

Drama Camp Instructor; Class Instructor

Nicole is an actor, film editor, and as of 2021 a CYPT drama instructor. With experiences ranging from playing fantastical characters at Calaway Park to…

Samantha Currie

Samantha Currie

Drama Camp Instructor

Samantha Currie | she/her | Musical Theatre Camp Instructor Samantha is elated to be joining the CYPT team for a second Summer. A graduate of…

Amanda Storwick

Amanda Storwick

Class Instructor; Drama Camp Instructor

Amanda first began working with CYPT at the age of five when attending her first ever drama summer camp! She has since fallen in love…

Charlotte Nixon

Charlotte Nixon

Class Instructor

Charlotte Nixon’s love of teenage drama inspires her to write plays for today’s modern adolescent. Her published works include: Silver's Secret, Bippity Bobbity BAAM, Itsy Bitsy:…

Paul Vanhoutteghem

Paul Vanhoutteghem

Class Instructor; Drama Camp Instructor

Paul has been teaching Drama camps for the last 3 years. In summer of 2019, whilst attending the University of Lethbridge for a Bachelor of…

Jack Storwick

Jack Storwick

Drama Camp Instructor

Jack has been involved with CYPT since 2005, starting out as a summer camp attendee, and has moved through a variety of acting and production…

Zoë Arthur

Zoë Arthur

Camp Coordinator; Class Instructor; Drama Camp Instructor

Zoë is an actor, artist and all-around clown. Since 2019 she has been the Artistic Associate for CYPT, but started her journey with the company…

Tenaj Williams

Tenaj Williams

Drama Camp Instructor

Tenaj Williams is a performer and entertainer based out of Calgary, Alberta. He has always enjoyed working with youths and is very much looking forward…

Abigail Weeks

Abigail Weeks

Class Instructor; Drama Camp Instructor

Abby Weeks is a Calgary Theatre Artist who has been working with CYPT since she was 5 years old. Growing up a Summer Camp kid,…

Shea Heatherington

Shea Heatherington

Class Instructor

Shea is a theatre artist in Mohkinstsis whose passions for compassion and community carry into all of her acting, directing, producing, and creation work. Following…

Sophi Murias

Sophi Murias

Drama Camp Instructor

Sophi is so excited to return to CYPT for her fourth summer as an instructor! She has just graduated from the University of Victoria with…

Meredith Johnson

Meredith Johnson

Drama Camp Instructor

Claire Sonmor

Claire Sonmor

Drama Camp Instructor

Claire is a Calgary-born, Edmonton-based theatre artist who has been involved with CYPT since 2017 when she performed in Grounded. Claire also performed in Cannonball!…

Graham Percy

Graham Percy

Drama Camp Instructor

Graham has acted professionally for over 30 years.  A graduate of Queen’s University, and Jacques Lecoq’s International School of Theatre in Paris, France, Graham has…

Jacqueline Russell

Jacqueline Russell

Drama Camp Instructor

Jacqueline (she/her) is a director, performer, creator and clown based in Mohkínstsis/Calgary on Treaty Seven territory. She specializes in clown, mask, immersive theatre creation and…

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