Linette Smith (GETCA Delegate)

speakerImage Biography: Linette is a theatre and improv teacher at Strathcona High and teen acting at the Foote Theatre.School at the Citadel. With a Masters degree in Theatre for Youth and a B.Ed in drama;Linette continues to train in the areas of improvisation, dance, directing to bring more to the classroom and rehearsal hall for her students. Also a freelance director and choreographer in addition to teaching; her Scona Alumni Theatre Co. provides opportunies for young artists beyond high school. Mark is a theatre artist and teacher in Edmonton, AB. He loves to develop new works and has a passion for physical comedy and improv . Mark regularly performs improv with The 11 O’Clock Number, sketch comedy with Blackout, and is an Artistic Associate of Thou Art Here Theatre. He also co-produces Open Jam, a monthly, free improv jam for all ages and experience levels. In addition to teaching with Edmonton Public Schools, Mark has taught workshops for youth and adults with The Robbins Academy.