Lygia Ramcharan is living her passion as a performing artist in both theatre and film. Demonstrating her talents in singing, musical theatre, and as an instrumentalist since Grade School, Lygia has broadened her fine arts through instruction from the Prairie Theatre Exchange,... Read more
A graduate of Brandon University, Heather moved to Winnipeg in 2008 to pursue her passion for theatre. She will be graduating this spring with an Honours Acting B.A. from the University of Winnipeg. Her theatre credits include: While We're Young, As You Like It, Juliet and Romeo, Vinegar Tom... Read more
Nan is an actor, director and educator who is tickled to be working her first touring show with Green Kids Inc. Last spring, Nan stepped in to perform the role of Mistress Ford in "The Merry Wives of Windsor" with SIR. She is presently working on an exciting collaborative project with... Read more
Daniel Thau-Eleff is a playwright, actor, director, and producer of the Moving Target Theatre Company. Writing credits include King's Park, Remember the Night and Three Ring Circus: Israel, the Palestinians and My Jewish Identity. Daniel is looking forward to being a part of Green Kids and driving the amazing Bio Bus... Read more
Daina's first real paying acting gig was with Green Kids in 1996. She went on to perform in three tours with Green Kids before moving into the office as the Executive/Artistic Director from 1999 to 2001. Daina has spent most of her time since raising her daughter, Sativa, as well as working as an actor, director and mime around Winnipeg. She was one of the co-writers for Green Kids' 2006 Tour, Happy Birthday Rex, and played Ebb in the first production of "Ebb & Flo: The Water Cycle". Daina is very excited to get to step into the director's chair this season. Green Kids combines her two favorite things on this planet: theatre and, well, this planet.
Show Consultant & Image Programming
Loc Lu has been a proud member of Green Kids since 2002. His first experience with the environmental group dates back further into his childhood where he can remember sitting in the audience and being entertainingly educated about the importance of the "3 R's." Loc has toured all over Canada with various Green Kid productions and has also been involved behind the scenes as Office Guy Extraodinaire. When he's not working with GK's, Loc enjoys teaching theatre and eating anything containing chocolate..
Teachers Resource Kit and Communications
Alix Sobler is a playwright, performer and freelance writer/communications professional. In addition to her business and public relations writing, she has written many plays, including five solo shows which she has performed all over North America. In 2003 her play "Testimony" was chosen as a finalist in the Edward Albee Last Frontier Playwrighting competition (ten-minute division) and the same play was performed at the Looking Glass Theatre in NYC in 2006. In 1996 she won the National Conversation Essay Competition (USA) for her piece entitled "I Pledge Allegiance to MTV". Her fiction has appeared in Prairie Fire and Rhubarb Magazine. Her comedy can often be heard on CBC's Definitely Not The Opera. Alix Sobler is a graduate of Brown University.
Brian Richardson is a storyteller, a published poet, a playwright, folk musician, and actor. He often blends his other skills with his storytelling. As Artistic Director of the Heritage Theatre at the Forks National Historic Site he interpreted the stories of Winnipeg's past through the medium of theatre. His theatre background includes stage, screen, and sound, acting; a comedy troupe; cross cultural, cross disciplinary, collaboration; playwrighting: and directing. He holds a Liberal Arts degree in Biology.