Cassady is a recent graduate of Capilano University with a Bachelor's of Performing Arts and a diploma in musical theatre. She is also a arts blogger/theatre reviewer for Vancity Buzz. Past credits include: My Fair lady (RCMT), Grace in Annie (RCMT), How to Succeed (TUTS), and Maisie in The Boy Friend (Exit 22). She also was a member of the Arts Umbrella's Musical Theatre Troupe for five years where she played Cinderella in Into the Woods and Ugly in Honk!: The Musical. This is Cassady's third year instructing at Arts Umbrella and she couldn't be more happy to be back in the very building that inspired her to take musical theatre beyond just a hobby but now in a teaching role!