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Greg Yellenik, Coordinator
STGE 2311, 2405, 2430
Areas of expertise:
Audio, Lighting, Technical Direction, Carpentry, Rigging and Production.
BES (hons), minor in Drama, University of Waterloo
Member of IES (Illumination Engineering Society)
Greg has been actively involved in the creation of theatrical spaces from many different perspectives for his entire career. Greg has worked for theatre production companies like Shaw Festival, The Banff Centre, Western Canada Theatre Company and Arts Club Theatre. He has owned and operated multiple scenic fabrication shops, was a contractor for building new entertainment facilities for 14 years and has designed many theatrical sets, archetainment venues, attractions and museum exhibits.
Areas of Expertise:
Lighting, Sound, Technical Direction
Bruce has previously worked as the Manager of Production and Technical Services at the Simon Fraser University - School for the Contemporary Arts and as Technical Director for the Vancouver East Cultural Centre, the Vancouver International Children's Festival, and The Fringe – Vancouver’s Theatre Festival. As well, he has worked as Site Manager for the Vancouver Folk Music Festival, and toured with theatre companies throughout British Columbia, USA, & Ireland. Bruce has also worked as a stage technician, lighting board operator and followspot operator in most of the theatres in Vancouver.
Phone: 604 527 5991
Courses Taught: STGE 2200
Adrian has worked in a wide variety of roles as a theatre practitioner with a particular emphasis on Lighting Design and Production Management. His practice spans the disciplines of Theatre, Musical Theatre, Dance, and Opera, for a wide variety of companies including local favourites: Arts Club Theatre, Bard On The Beach, Touchstone Theatre, Electric Company Theatre, Theatre Replacement, Theatre Conspiracy, Music on Main, Vancouver Opera and Ballet BC. Other credits include designs for Citadel Theatre (Edmonton), Theatre Calgary, Globe Theatre (Regina), Centera New Music Festival (Winnipeg), Magnus Theatre (Thunder Bay), Canadian Stage Company (Toronto), Desrosiers Dance Theatre (Toronto) and The Charlottetown Festival among many others. Adrian also teaches theatre production skills at Langara College’s Studio 58 and is a member of the Associated Designers of Canada. Adrian is proud to live and work on the unceded traditional territories of the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh peoples.
Areas of Expertise:
BA Technical Sceneography (Dalhousie), Teaching Diploma (VCC)
Actors Equity Association
Most recently Allison has stage managed at Centaur Theatre (Montreal), The Arts Club (Vancouver), Western Canada Theatre (Kamloops), and Gateway Theatre (Richmond). She has toured productions extensively (Japan, Singapore, Britain, USA) including the Eastern waterways on board the Caravan Stage Barge. After graduation, Allison completed a full apprenticeship at Neptune Theatre and went on to work across Canada, including The Stratford Festival, and Atlantic Canada House for the Vancouver Olympics.
Drafting for the Stage, Scenic Painting, Properties, Introduction to CAD, Design Explorations
MFA Theatre Design, University of British Columbia; BA, University of Waterloo, Theatre Design, CEGEP John Abbott, Montreal
Danica was Resident Costume Designer at the University of Windsor School of Dramatic Art for over nine years, and spent four seasons working in costumes and scenic painting at the Stratford Shakespearean Festival in Ontario.