MELISSA ROOD

Stage Manager

Biography

Born and raised in Richmond Hill, Ontario.

SOULPEPPER 2017: Stage Manager: The Last Wife.

OTHER THEATRE: The Aeneid, Shakespeare in Love, The Diary of Anne Frank, Christina: the Girl King, Tommy, Jesus Christ Superstar, Henry V, Elizabeth Rex (Stratford – 17 seasons); Hansel & Gretel, Dark Sisters, Stickboy (Vancouver Opera); The Danish Play, The Penelopiad, The Carousel, HER2 (Nightwood); Canadian Opera Company, Pacific Opera Victoria, Belfry Theatre, Mump & Smoot.

OTHER: Graduate of Sheridan College (Technical Production); University of Waterloo (Social Development Studies). Special thanks to Katherine Arcus: keeper of the spoons.