Is an Acting Career Right for You?

Emma Newton instructor at Vancouver Academy of Dramatic Arts VADA

Emma Newton

Emma is an actor based in Vancouver who has plenty of experience working with kids and assisting in classroom settings. Most notably, she spent a year assisting primary aged children in Oxford, UK, in choral and theatre classes.

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Cody Kearsly instructor at Vancouver Academy of Dramatic Arts.

Cody Kearsley

Cody is a professional Canadian actor, writer, director, producer and instructor for theatre, television and film. As an actor, he has made a name for himself in the film industry with prominent roles on Riverdale (The CW), Daybreak (Netflix), Guilty Party (Paramount+) and Shadow of the Rougarou (APTN).

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Michelle Allen

Michelle Allen is an award winning, film industry veteran casting director. 

She has lived and worked in the Canadian Film and Television Industry for more than forty years. She formed the first Background casting company in BC in 1983, and began casting Principal roles for Film and Television in 1986.

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Vancouver Academy od Dramatic Arts instructor Ed Witzke

Ed Wtizke

Ed Witzke has been working in the entertainment industry for over 17 years. He is an instructor at the Vancouver Academy of Dramatic Arts

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