Annemieke comes to Roseneath after a year of serving as the General Manager of Theatre Direct Canada. Prior to her time at Theatre Direct, she spent four seasons with Tarragon Theatre as the Company Manager. In 2010, she concurrently held the positions of both the Artistic Director of Toronto Youth Theatre and the Production Manager for the Lower Ossington Theatre.
She holds a MBA from Champlain College, an HBA from the University of Toronto in Theatre & Drama Studies, and a diploma in Acting from Sheridan College. In addition to her extensive managerial experience, Annemieke brings a strong background in performance, producing and educational touring. She is one of the founding members of Royal Porcupine Productions and continues to be quite active in the Ontario art scene as a performer and a director, participating in everything from voice-over work to Driftwood Theatre’s 24-hour play festival Trafalgar 24. Originally from St. Albans, Vermont, she has made Canada her home since 2007.
Past producing credits include: Moderato Cantabile (SummerWorks 2015), Unwrap Your Candy, Vinegar Tom, Taming of the Shrew (Royal Porcupine Productions), St. Francis Talks to the Birds (Toronto Fringe), and The Last Five Years (Clearwater Players).
Annemieke is delighted to be a part of the Roseneath team. She thanks Andrew Lamb, the Roseneath Board and Staff for welcoming her with open arms. She is proud to be part of a company that consistently delivers high-quality, artistically excellent, original Canadian productions that engage and inspire young audiences nationally and internationally.
Photo credit: John Packman