Nicole Busby is a well known local actress and is thrilled to be teaching acting to our youngest performers!
Trained at the Theatre Centre, Spotlight Academy, VIU and York University Nicole is well versed in the internal processes of performance as well as the details of production. She has taught classes with the Artists in the Schools program, the After School Sports and Arts Initiative, Arts Alive Summer School of the Arts and as part of the Life Works team through Nanaimo Family Life Association. Her film work includes the independent film Passion, a volksmovie production, as well as hosting several educational videos. She has also performed in many of Western Edge Theatre's productions starring in Savage in Limbo, Dreamland Saturday Nights, Night of Shooting Stars, Shakespeare's Will, How I Learned to Drive, Boston Marriage and many others.
Nicole loves working with children to nurture their own creative impulses in a safe, inclusive, fun environment while giving them the experience necessary to feel comfortable in front of the camera.