Hometown: Edmonton, AB
University: University of Victoria
Year and Field of Study: Masters of Arts in Applied Theatre – First Year
Devon Goldie is an MA Candidate in Applied Theatre at the University of Victoria. She is researching community-based theatre and has been developing a play about Ukrainian-Canadian history and oppression over the past three years which has been staged twice. In the future, she hopes to tour the show to Ukrainian communities across Canada. She is passionate about telling stories and sharing Ukrainian culture. Devon completed her BFA in Applied Theatre & Environmental Studies at the University of Victoria. She grew up in Edmonton, AB where she practiced Ukrainian dance for thirteen years. She continues to dance in Victoria with Veselka Dance in their adult class and is actively involved with the Ukrainian Cultural Centre. Devon also loves to garden, cook, and cuddle with her cat. This is her first year as part of the SUSK Executive and she is excited to help grow SUSK’s presence on the West Coast!