Theatre and Performance profiles

The Theatre and Performance program is proud to be home to a diverse array of wonderfully talented alumni. Our students graduate with a multidisciplinary set of skills which propel them toward their unique careers. Check out our alumni profiles below to learn what you can do with a Theatre and Performance degree. 

Whether you are working in the arts or following a different path, we would love to hear from you. Do you have a story to tell? Share your experiences with future Theatre and Performance students.

Godspell ensemble huddled together looking at the sky in wonderment

Ensemble in Stephen Schwartz's Godspell. Directed by Joel Greenberg. Assistant director Darlene Spencer. Musical director Peter deSousa. Set design by Bill Chesney. Costume design by Jocelyne Sobeski. Lighting design by Stephen Degenstein.


Meet our alumni!

Michael Ross Albert

Michael Ross Albert

Michael currently works as a playwright. He has taught new play development at the University of Waterloo, and is currently leading a workshop at Toronto's Assembly Theatre on new play development. 

BA 2008, Drama

Melody Mui 

Melody Mui

Melody works at Artsy, the largest global online marketplace for discovering, buying, and selling fine art by leading artists. She leads the Asia-Pacific team. She is urrently based in Hong Kong, and has previously worked in Canada and the United Kingdom. 

BA 2013, Honours Arts and Business Co-op, Drama Major, Human Resources Minor, specialization in Cultural Management

Johnny Trinh

Johnny Trinh

Johnny Trinh is the Community Arts Coordinator for the city of Richmond. He is the Artistic Producer and founder of the arts non-profit "Stage to Page Performance Society". He is also a practicing, interdisciplinary artist focusing on spoken word and theatre. 

BA 2007, Drama

Sukhpreet Sangha

Sukhpreet Sangha

Sukhpreet is a Program Manager at Law in Action Within Schools (LAWS). 

BA 2010, Joint Honours Drama and English Literature and Rhetoric

Shawn DeSouza-Coelho

Shawn DeSouza-Coelho

Shawn currently works as a writer, actor and scholar. He is working towards getting his PhD at York in the communications and culture program. He is also working on writing his book called "sex, pornography and recovery" a creative non-fiction graphic novel. He has also written books such as "Magic as Medium", and "Whenever You're Ready."

BA 2010, Honours Drama

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