Dana is a director, writer and actor. Directing credits include; Director Opera Excerpt Showcase (Laurier University), Associate Director No One’s Safe (The Banff Centre), Revival Director Brundibar (Canadian Children’s Opera Company) and assistant director Die Fledermaus and The Magic Flute (Glenn Gould School) and A Little Too Cozy and Atg’s Messiah (Against the Grain Theatre). Performance credits include: the title role in Candida, Philanderer (Classical Theatre Festival), The Birds and the Bees (Miracle Theatre), Hogtown (The Campbell House), The Things We Do For Love and The Servant of Two Masters (Odyssey Theatre, Prix Rideau Award best actress). Writing credits include; the Dora award-winning The Belle of Winnipeg, The Last Man on Earth and Gold Fever (NOW magazine top ten new plays), and the short films; Satisfaction (Houston Worldfest Platinum Award, Toronto Audience Choice Award) and Case of the Massey Bodice Ripping (Best short Venice Short Film Festival). Upcoming this fall, Dana will be the director in residence at The Vancouver Opera for the 2020/2021 season.