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Program: Theatre Production


Tanya Greve

Tanya Greve

Program Director, Theatre Production

Tanya Greve is thrilled to be returning to Humber as an instructor in Theatre Production this year. Having graduated from the University of Toronto Drama Program in 1993, she has been a working stage manager since graduation. 

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Ray Salverda

Ray Salverda

Full-time Faculty, Theatre Production

Ray Salverda has worked in theatre and live entertainment for over 35 years, primarily as a production manager, technical director and project manager.

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Rick Banville

Rick Banville

Professor for Computers 1

Rick Banville has been a Production Manager for almost twenty years, working alongside some of Canada’s leading artists and companies while having the great fortune of touring theatre, opera, dance and music to Europe, Asia, Africa, the Middle East, Canada and the United States

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Tom Baranski

Tom Baranski

Carpentry Professor

After graduating from York University in 2006, Tom worked as a lighting designer, technician, carpenter and technical director for various theatre companies and shops in and around Toronto.

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Paul Court

Paul Court

Professor for Lighting 2 & Computers 2

Paul is teaches Lighting Technology 2 and Computer Applications 2, and has worked professionally as a stage manager, lighting designer, technical director, carpenter and production manager.

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Glenn Davidson

Glenn Davidson

Professor for Introduction to Theatre 2

Glenn teaches Introduction to Theatre 2

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Nina Hartt

Nina Hartt

Properties Professor

Nina has worked as a props builder and scenic artist across southern Ontario. Recent career highlights include: sewing a tyvek elephant, carving monster nail polish bottles, casting an army of tiny Aladdins, painting marble pillars and making bouncy bread.

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Richard Lee

Richard Lee

Professor of Introduction to Theatre 1

Richard Lee is an award-winning actor, fight director, sound designer and theatre producer.

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Laird Macdonald

Laird Macdonald

Professor for Lighting Design

Laird is a bilingual Montreal-born, Lighting and Set Designer, Technical Director and Production Manager with more than 25 years of experience in the profession.

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Barbara Martin

Barbara Martin

Wardrobe Professor

Barbara has costumed for many highly regarded professional theatres such as Mirvish Productions (Lion King, Mama Mia, The Producers, Hair Spray, Jane Eyre), Stratford Festival, the Canadian Opera Company, The National Ballet, Canadian Stage, and Tarragon Theatre.

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Peter McBoyle

Peter McBoyle

Sound Professor

Peter spent 13 years as the Resident Sound Designer for the Stratford Festival, where he designed over 60 productions. He has designed and consulted for most of the major venues in Canada, including Mirvish Productions, The Shaw Festival, The National Arts Centre, and Canadian Stage.

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Clare Preuss

Clare Preuss

Clare Preuss is a multidisciplinary artist who has collaborated with innovative companies in Canada, Germany, Uganda and the United States

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David Rayfield

David Rayfield

Professor for Scenic Paint, Visual Communications and Set Design

David has a Master's of Education in Art Education from the University of Victoria, as well as a BFA in Intermedia from the Emily Carr University of Art + Design.

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John Reid

John Reid

Technical Director, Professor for Safe Working Practices and Rigging

John first came to Humber Theatre as a student in the Production Program. After graduation, John was invited to join the staff of Humber Theatre as Technical Director for the Program.

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Shawna Reiter

Shawna Reiter

Professor for Puppetry

Shawna Reiter is the co-founder and artistic director of CLUNK Puppet Lab, where she creates original work through the exploration of highly visual theatre.

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Sean Robertson-Palmer

Sean Robertson-Palmer

Theatre History Professor

Sean Robertson-Palmer is an interdisciplinary performer whose work has been seen at Theatre Passe Muraille, Toronto's Nuit Blanche and the Summerworks Festival just to name a few. 

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Dan Watson

Dan Watson

Professor for Introduction to Theatre 2

Dan is a graduate of Humber College in Toronto and École Jacques Lecoq in Paris.

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Roger West

Roger West

Professor for Electricity

Roger has worked in the performing arts in Toronto for more than 25 years, mainly as a Technical Designer, Technical Director, and Production Manager.

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