Leslie Durward is a fourth year UC student Specializing in Performance Studies and Minoring in French Language. At the Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies she is focusing on the directing and acting streams. She is also hugely involved at the Drama Centre as President of the Society of Undergraduate Drama Students and Student Administrator for the department. Select performance credits include: Gertie and Alice by the Sea (VicPride!), The Rhythm Method (Drama Fest), Dulcitius (PLS), Electra (SMC) and Just the Fax! (Drama Fest). Leslie looks forward to a great season and working with the incredibly talented exec.
Oriana Di Nucci
Oriana Di Nucci is a fourth year student majoring in Drama, with a double minor in Italian and French. This is her second year working as Technical Director of the UC Follies and she looks forward to all the wonderful upcoming productions apart of our 2018/2019 season.
Assistant Executive Producer
William Dao is a third year student specializing in Theatre, Drama and Performance Studies. He is the Assistant Executive Producer for the UC Follies. He is excited to rebrand the UC Follies to be cuter!
Mick (Micaela) Robertson is a third-year student double majoring in English Literature and Theatre, Drama and Performance Studies. Within the Drama Centre, she is focusing on both the Performance and Playwriting streams. Mick first explored campus theatre last year when writing her Drama Fest submission The Rhythm Method and now she just can't get enough. She is very excited to be this year's Artistic Director of the UC Follies.
Jacob Kay is in his fourth year at The University of Toronto studying both Political Science, and Performance and Directing at the Centre for Drama, Theatre, and Performance Studies (CDTPS), where he is the Treasurer for the Society of Undergraduate Drama Students (SUDS). Jacob is keenly interested in globalization within urban areas and how these municipalities deal with rising issues such as transit infrastructure, affordable housing, and refugee settlement. Jacob is extremely excited to be a part of the Follies this year as Treasurer!
Margaret Rose is in her third year at the University of Toronto doing a double major in Equity Studies and Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies, with a focus on performance. This is her first year as one half of the communications team and she is very excited to work on this season. Select performances include: Seven (UC Follies) and The Rhythm Method (Drama Fest). She hopes to see you out and supporting student work!
Frosina is in her fourth year at the University of Toronto, double majoring in English and Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies. This is her first year in communications and campus theatre has such a special place in her heart. She's eager to develop this season with all of the talented individuals on the team!
Beka Morrison is a third year Theatre Specialist with a focus in Production and Design with a minor in History. She is excited to get more involved with campus theatre this year as apart of the UC Follies exec team. She has previously been as an assistant stage manager for the 2017 CDTPS Directors Show Wolves and a lighting assistant for the 2018 CDTPS Mainstage show Scorched. With campus theatre she was the assistant director of The Rhythm Method which won Beat Production at the 2018 U of T Drama Fest. Beka is thrilled to work with the amazing U of T artists on this 2018/19 season.