Crossing the worlds of fairytale and reality, The Snow Queen is a contemporary “escape room” theatrical interpretation of Hans Christian Andersen’s classic tale that takes the audience on an epic immersive journey with its characters. Created by professional Edmonton theatre artists Aaron Macri, Amber Borotsik, Andrés Moreno, Belinda Cornish, Michelle Diaz, Kristi Hansen, and Vanessa Sabourin and featuring an ensemble of high school performers and creators.
Director/Creator: Vanessa Sabourin*
Project dramaturg/Collaborator: Ron Jenkins
Creators/Performers: Michelle Diaz, Andrés Moreno, Amber Borotsik*, Belinda Cornish*, and Kristi Hansen*
Production Designer: Tessa Stamp
Assistant Production Designer: Emily Randall
Sound Designer/Creator: Aaron Macri
Video/Media Designer: Julia Grochowski
Stage Manager: Lisa Dalmazzi
Production Manager: Chris Hicks
*The participation of these Artists are arranged by permission of Canadian Actors’ Equity Association under the provisions of the Dance Opera Theatre Policy.
High School Ensemble:
Assistant Director/Collaborator: Jacquelin Walters
Performers/Collaborators: Michael Watt, Zackary Nay, Olivia Stover, Maya Parkins, Rashaun Ellis, and Joshua Graham