, Director A University of Winnipeg
graduate in theatre (Honors-directing) and past recipient of the Tudor Bowl Award for vocal performance, Karla
has been active with many local groups and has developed a strong interest in directing and stage design.
As a performer, Karla has appeared in productions with Rainbow Stage, the Gilbert and Sullivan Society, Interesting Theatre, University of Manitoba's Opera Workshop, Red Hen Productions, Prairie Performances, and has been a long-time member of the Manitoba Opera Chorus.
is looking forward to performing in this season's upcoming productions of Tosca and The Magic Flute.
has held directing apprenticeships with Popular Theatre Alliance
on the production of Hectic and Red Hen's
production of Juana la loca?.
Assistant directorship roles include the Opera Project's Cosi fan tutte, Popular Theatre Alliance
's Hectic, and MTC's Cherry Docs.
has enjoyed coaching for the Manitoba Conservatory
for Music and Arts in the advanced vocal division and feels privileged to have spent the last decade designing "maquillage" for Winnipeg's French Theatre, Le Cercle Moliere.
She continues to hold master class workshops on makeup design and application for theatres and schools, as well as conducting private coaching in performance.