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Sarah Robbins

Sarah Robbins is a PhD Candidate at UofT's Graduate Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies, researching equity in Canadian theatre. 

Sarah Robbins is a PhD Candidate at UofT's Graduate Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies (CDTPS). She holds a B.A. Hons. and a diploma in Professional Actor Training from the theatre and drama studies program jointly held at the University of Toronto Mississauga and Sheridan College, and an M.A. from CDTPS. Current projects include working with the Playwrights Guild of Canada and the Equity and Diversity in the Arts Department at the University of Toronto Scarborough on the P.L.E.D.G.E. Project, acting as a member of the JHI Working Group “Imagining a Music-Theatre Curriculum in North America,” and acting as a core member of Got Your Back Canada (GYB). Recently she co-organized the inaugural GYB Acting Educator's Conference at Tarragon Theatre, as well as the 2019 FOOT Conference at CDTPS on the theme of "Equity & Diversity in the Performing Arts." Her work has appeared in alt.theatre magazine. 

The State of Acting Training in Canada
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The State of Acting Training in Canada

A Summary of the Results from Got Your Back’s 2018 National Survey

3 November 2019

Sarah Robbins, Neil Silcox, and Jennifer Wigmore share findings from Got Your Back Canada’s national survey on actor training in the country.