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February 14 2022

Events

CYPT's 30th Anniversary Gala!

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2022 Cannonball Festival

ABOUT THE FESTIVAL CYPT welcomes back the 2022 Cannonball Festival of Youth-Led Theatre. Seven youth-produced one-act plays performed over two weeks! You heard that right…

Meet the Instructors

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

Amy Sawka

Amy Sawka

Drama Camp Instructor; 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

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!…

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…

Meredith Johnson

Meredith Johnson

Drama Camp Instructor

Taryn Yoneda

Taryn Yoneda

Drama Camp Instructor

Taryn is a Victoria-based artist. In 2019, she graduated from UVic with a BFA in Theatre Performance and a minor in Creative Writing. Past credits…

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…

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…

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…

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…

David Feehan

David Feehan

Drama Camp 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…

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…

Coco Fedoroshyn

Coco Fedoroshyn

Drama Camp Instructor; Class Instructor

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

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:…

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…

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…

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…

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