Erika Babins

Erika is thrilled to be joining the Arts Umbrella faculty after 3 years of choreographing the Musical Theatre Troupe. Erika has been dancing since toddlerhood and earned her diploma in Musical Theatre from Capilano University. She has performed in musical productions throughout the province including the Kootenays and Vancouver Island. Erika now teaches dance and theatre throughout the Lower Mainland and has her hand in writing, directing and producing shows as well.

Choreography credits include: Bunked! (ASP), Little Women, Pippin and Lucky Stiff (Arts Umbrella Troupe) Cats and Once on This Island (URP) as well as developing her own show NET that premiered at the Victoria Fringe Festival in 2013.

Favourite performance credits include: Shrek: the Musical (Align Entertainment), Cinderella (Exit 22) Oklahoma! (RCMT), The Sound of Music (Gateway), Smile! and Dracula: the Musical? (Awkward Stage Productions) The Gold Fever Follies (Rossland, BC) and Alison in the 2012 Fringe Tour of My Aim is True.