Samantha Berardesca (BA Voice, Dalhousie; MA Music Education, Columbia University; Speech-Language Pathologist candidate, Dalhousie) is an avid music educator with a passion for vocal pedagogy & voice instruction. She has worked as an Applied Voice teacher at TC, Columbia University; at several conservatories in New York and Ontario; as Master Voice teacher at the Canadian Dance Company; and at her private voice studio downtown Toronto.
Addison Brasil is a Canadian actor (AEA), dancer, educator, adjudicator and choreographer. Currently residing in LA, Addison has performed throughout the US (Beauty and The Beast (Disney), West Side Story, Ann Reinking’s Piano Keys and multiple productions across Asia (Royal Caribbean). He also contributed to Theatre20’s creative team for the inaugural production of Bloodless: The Trial of Burke and Hare. These ESA alumni partnered to create the PrePro Artist Collective, a triple threat program that prepares young artists for real-life industry needs.