Erica is a theatre artist and drama teacher, who has been specializing in creating plays with children for the past 13 years. With a passion for collaboration, “Theatre for Young Audiences,” and devising new work alongside her students, Erica has written many short plays based on her student’s ideas.
Erica instructs drama workshops at elementary schools across Greater Victoria through artsREACH programming and also teaches theatre at Kate Rubin Drama Studio. Working professionally in theatre has seen Erica play all sorts of roles – as an actor, administrator, director, storyteller, and designer – for companies such as Intrepid Theatre, Kaleidoscope Theatre, the Greater Victoria Shakespeare Festival, Saltwater Creative Arts Studio, and Grande Prairie Live Theatre.
She is also the Program Coordinator for artsREACH, connecting community artists with local schools to teach art, dance, theatre, and film workshops.
Note: Erica is on maternity leave for the 2016-17 school year.