Dusk Dances 2020 Production Team

 

 

Dimitra Chronopoulos

Onsite Coordinator

 

Dimitra Chronopoulos enjoys working with others to create value and beauty, in objects and experiences. As a freelance editor, she contributes to the production of everything from textbooks and teaching plans to websites and novels. Her clients include museums, non-profit organizations, and fellow editors. As a volunteer teacher and program director at her church, she attempts to inform and inspire through actions as much as words. Her commitment to volunteering includes six years as a narrator and technician in the recording studio of the CNIB and three years as program chair of the Toronto branch of Editors Canada. Chronopoulos is looking forward to her fifth season with Dusk Dances.

 

 

 

Yehuda Fisher

Technical Director - Dusk Dances / Lighting Designer

 

Yehuda Fisher is excited to be joining the Dusk Dances production team for a second season! A Toronto-based technician, designer, and photographer, who has had the pleasure of studying with fantastic teachers from all parts of the industry. He's worked as a TD for numerous theatre companies, including Solar Stage, Panfish, Bay St Players, and the Wychwood Theatre. Previous Toronto design credits include: Forbidden (Tapestry Opera), Evita, Jesus Christ Superstar (JDP), Into the Woods (Encore), The 10th InspiraTO Festival, more dance shows than he can count, and over a dozen TYA productions.

 

 

 

Adam Germain

Broadcast Technical Director

 

Adam Germain attended Humber College for Computer Engineering studies and instead found a great passion in Event Technologies. Over the course of Adam’s career, he has worked with a plethora of big names spanning Theatre, Live Music, Film & Television and Corporate affairs. Adam’s goals within his career are to provide event tech solutions that would amaze event attendees and bring to fruition the dreams of the organizers. Breaking out with his own company AG Tech Solutions at the age of 26, Adam has brought incredible displays of Lighting Design, Sound Design and Audio/Visual productions to Toronto’s event scene for the past 6 years.

 

 

 

Melanie Hall

Stage and Production Manager

 

Melanie is a Toronto-based stage manager and works regularly in both English and French. She graduated with honours from the Ryerson Theatre School’s Performance Production program and completed a stage management short course at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts. Most recently, Hall completed her seventh season at Théâtre français de Toronto where she is a production manager and stage manager. In addition to her experience in theatre, dance, and opera, Hall was on the stage management teams for the ceremonies at the 2017 Invictus Games and the 2015 PanAm and ParapanAm Games.

 

 

 

 

 

Oliver Salathiel

First Assistant Camera and B-Camera Operator

 

Oliver Salathiel is an award-winning director of photography, editor, photographer, Toronto native, and world traveler. Being a creative entrepreneur, Oliver spends his time travelling, filming music videos and commercial projects, and drumming for his various hard-rock and metal musical endeavours. Oliver has been creating videos for over six years, starting with short films and videos in school, and moving up to music videos, corporate and commercial video work, and travel documentaries. In the world of photography, the last five years have proven to be demanding, partnering with award winning wedding photographer Raph Nogal, photographing over 150 weddings together and winning a WPPI silver award in the wedding albums category. When not contracted for wedding photography or a film production, Oliver constantly finds himself travelling the world and photographing world class cities including London, Montréal, Bangkok, Las Vegas – and much of Europe – capturing the unique and vivid urban scenery.

https://www.salathiel.ca

 

 

 

 

William Yong

Director of Photography

 

William Yong is a multi-faceted artist, performer, choreographer, designer and director for theatre and film. Since he founded Zata Omm and W Zento Production, as the artistic director, William has spent last fifteen years breaking new ground collaborating with artists, scientists and engineers in bold and innovative ways. In particular Zata Omm has become a site for research under his tenure, focusing on the integration of dance, technology and broader culture in order to re-imagining performances for our technological age. William's professional career in dance and theatre spans over twenty-six years. The award-winning director has created more than eighty-one original works worldwide that have been exhibited by major presenters. He was trained and received his master's degree with distinction at the London Contemporary Dance School in U.K. William and his works received seven-time Dora Mavor Moore Award nominations. He was also nominated for MyTheatre Awards' 'Outstanding Direction' for Comfort. William was awarded the winner of 2013 “I love dance/J’aime la danse” Award for Innovation. William and the ensemble of Against The Grain Theatre's opera production Kopernikus were awarded the winner of the Dora Mavor Moore Award 2019 for 'Outstanding Performance of an Ensemble'.

https://www.zataomm.org

 

 

 

 

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