Current Design Teams

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Marisa Roggeveen

MARISA ROGGEVEEN

Playwright

Marisa is an emerging playwright and University of Calgary  graduate. This is her third SideNote Theatre production.

Stefanie Barnfather

STEFANIE BARNFATHER

Composer and Lyricist

This is Stefanie's third musical with SideNote and her first foray into composing for 14A+ audiences.

Nicole Raposo

NICOLE RAPOSO

Dramaturg

Nicole is an actor, musician, and aspiring director. She is currently a drama student at the University of Calgary.

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RIANNE ALLEN

Stage Manager

Rianne is completing her final year in stage management at the University of Calgary and is a music specialist. This is her first show with SideNote.

Alixandra Cowman

ALIXANDRA COWMAN

WS Actor GRACE

Alixandra is a local composer, sound designer, professional actor, graduate of Rosebud Theatre, and country music lover. This is her first show with SideNote.

Nicole Gapero

NICOLE GAPERO

WS Actor ANGELA

Nicole is a stunning vocalist, theatre educator and Calgary emerging professional performer. This is her second project with SideNote, having previously been featured in Moon Legends.

Samantha Carson

SAMANTHA CARSON

WS Actor CALLIE

Samantha is an emerging performer, powerhouse singer, and local musical theatre gem. This is her first project with SideNote Theatre.

Malissa Rush

MALISSA RUSH

WS Actor MOM

Malissa is bringing her artistry to this workshop to trial a previously unwritten character. This is her first workshop with SideNote.

Lisa Auton

LISA AUTON

Director

Lisa is a UK designer based in High River who is making her SideNote directorial debut with NUTTY C.

Maren Burnham

MAREN BURNHAM

Music Director

Maren is a Juno nominated singer/songwriter who also composes new musicals in Southern Alberta.

Cora Moorhead

CORA MOORHEAD

Stage Manager

Cora is a student at the University of Lethbridge and craftsperson. This is her second show with SideNote.

Jeff Eisen

JEFF EISEN

Animator

Jeff is an animator, designer, media specialist, educator, and human rights advocate. He is a renowned visual artist with a career spanning decades.

Stefanie Barnfather

STEFANIE BARNFATHER

Sound Designer

Stefanie is writing original underscoring and transitional music to create an authentic film experience.

Janos Zeller

JANOS ZELLER

Actor NUTTY C  and SNOWFLAKE

Janos is a local actor with experience in Calgary spanning decades. He has worked with companies such as The Shakespeare Company, Front Row Centre Players, and many more!

James Chandler

JAMES CHANDLER

Actor COFFEE STAIN and ANGEL

James is a singer and actor hailing from the UK who specializes in villains in TYAs. This is James' first production with SideNote Theatre.

Thomas Dunsmore

THOMAS DUNSMORE

Actor PICKLE

Thomas is an emerging YYC Drag Queen, having previously brought Morticia to life in The Addams Family and other roles. This is his SideNote preview. 

Malissa Rush

MALISSA RUSH

Actor HOLIDAY BALL

Malissa is an accomplished musician, jazz singer, musical theatre performer, and mom. This is her first production with SideNote Theatre.

Ginette Simonot

GINETTE SIMONOT

Actor BALLERINA

Ginette is a local theatre icon, having brought roles to life in Musical Theatre productions throughout the city, including Morticia in The Addams Family, as well.

Katelyn Morishita

KATELYN MORISHITA

Director

Katelyn is a professional actor, singer and aspiring director. Her vision for women's rights serves this new work ideally. 

Paul Grahame

PAUL GRAHAME

Music Director

Paul is an actor, singer and musician. This is his debut with SideNote and in a production role. 

Rianne Allen

RIANNE ALLEN

Stage Manager

Rianne is SideNote's first stage manager to take a new workshop to production. 

Mitch Tukkimaki

MITCH TUKKIMAKI

Tech Designer

Mitch is an educator and visual artist graduate from ACAD in Calgary, AB.

 

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REBECCA TOON

Costume Designer

Rebecca is a visual artist and a long-standing member of the Calgary arts community. She is a co-owner of The Costume Collective.

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BRYAN SMITH

Cinematographer/Sound Design

Bryan is a jack of all arts trades and the Artistic Director of Cappuccino Theatre. 

Josh McKinnon

JOSH MCKINNON

Story and Co-Director

Josh combines martial arts safe stage combat with his dance vision in this production.

Paul Grahame

PAUL GRAHAME

Composer

As a self-taught composer, Paul is designing original music underscoring for this production, drawing from popular superhero themes. 

Jeff Eisen

JEFF EISEN

Animator

Jeff is using his technological mastery to bring our audiences into the world of this story.

Marisa Roggeveen

MARISA ROGGEVEEN

Stage Manager

As a combat trained performer, Marisa will be the most intimidating stage manager SideNote has had the pleasure of working with. 

Janos Zeller

JANOS ZELLER

Co-Director

Janos is an experienced director, playwright, performer and excels at original creation. This is Janos' third SideNote production.

JJ Penaranda

JJ PENARANDA

Assistant Stage Manager

JJ has many upcoming projects with SideNote, but in the meantime he's joining us to ASM- though his love is in set design.

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BRYAN SMITH

Cinematographer

Bryan is a true innovator and is spearheading our virtual teams for the remainder of this season. 

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