Height: 5’9” Eye colour: dark brown Vocal Range: tenor-baritone Weight: 135 lbs Hair colour: black


2012 Bar of Ontario (Law Society of Upper Canada)

2011 JD (Law), University of Toronto Faculty of Law (Elected Valedictorian)

2007 BA (Honors, First Class) Philosophy, University of Alberta

2003 Certificate (Acting), National Theatre School of Canada, Montréal (Three year program)

2000 High School Diploma, Victoria School of Performing and Visual Arts, Edmonton

Acting Honours

2010 Outstanding Performance for “Homegrown”, NOW Magazine, Toronto

2001 Royettes Scholarship (National Theatre School of Canada, Montréal)

2000 Outstanding Achievement in Acting (Victoria High School of Performing and Visual Arts, Edmonton)


 Year         Role           Play                      Author            Director               Company

2010          Shareef       Homegrown       Cate Frid            BeatrizPizano       Aluna Theatre

2010          Various     Out the Window Liza Balkan       Chris Abraham    Crow’s Theatre

2008          Winston    Ministry of Love Cole Lewis        Cole Lewis        Theatre Rien-Pantoute

2003          Sebastian Twelfth Night      Shakespeare      David Storch         CanStage

Roles in National Theatre School of Canada Productions

Year           Role           Play                                                     Author                  Director               

2003           Locket        The Beggar’s Opera                        John Gay                 Richard Greenblatt

2002           Macduff     Macbeth                                             Shakespeare           Diana Leblanc

                      J. Schultz   The Laramie Project                    Moises Kaufman    Dennis Garnhum

                      Brecourt    The Rehearsal at Versailles       Moliere                      Margot Dionne

                     Othello       Goodnight Desdemona                 Anne-Marie             Danielle Irvine

                                           (Good morning Juliet)                 MacDonald

                     Warwick     Henry VI, parts 1,2,3                   Shakespeare            Nick Hutchinson

                     Jimmy       The Room is Not Stable               Darren O’Donnell    Darren O’Donnell

                     Various     The Girls Who Saw Everything     Sean Dixon             Chris Abraham

2001          Flute/Thisby A Midsummer Night`s Dream    Shakespeare      David Latham

                Various   Once There Was, and Once There was Not   Collective  Creation Ker Wells

                      Jake        A Lie of the Mind                 Sam Shepard                      Rosemary Dunsmore

                   Tusanbach  Three Sisters                    Anton Chekov                           David Latham

                   Buckingham      Richard III               Shakespeare                              Janine Pearson

Training at the National Theatre School of Canada

Acting: David Latham, Rosemary Dunsmore, Danielle Irvine, Diana Fajrajsl Text: Janine Pearson, David Latham, Nick Hutchinson, Margot Dionne Voice/Speech: Janine Pearson, JoJo Rideout, Paul de Jong, Christine Adaire Improvisation/Jeu: Dean Gilmour, Diana Fajrajsl Mask: Brian Dooley, David Latham Movement: Tedi Tafel, Jo Leslie, Leslie Baker, Kate Bligh Alexander Technique: Steven Glassman Social Dance: Alain Gaumond Period Dance: Genevieve Dussault Combat: Jean-Francois Gagnon Singing: Kevin Komisaruk, Linda Morrison Physical Theatre: Ker Wells Clown: Francine Cote Chorus: Jill Keiley Vocal Masque: Ian Watson Writing: Sheldon Rosen, Michael MacKenzie Solo Show: John Lazarus Theatre History: Susan Williams Introduction to Quebec Theatre: Paul Lefebvre Acting for the Camera: Neil Dainard Audition Techniques: Joe Ziegler Make-up: Maggi Macaulay

Other Training

Classical Theatre Lab (Equity Showcase Theatre): Peter Van Wart, Kate Lynch, Tedde Moore, Rod Ceballos, RH Thompson, Joseph Ziegler, David Ferry, Diana Leblanc

Acting for Camera: John Boylan

Stand Up Comedy 101 (Second City): Evan Carter

Other Skills

Conversant in French and Tigrinya, Fitness, Driver’s License, basic djembe, stand up comedy, licensed lawyer