Live Theatre Company is a Federally Incorporated Not-for-Profit
Len's career has involved working
with Youth & Children since 1990. For the same length of time,
he has been involved in many areas of theatre. His plays have
been published and produced in Canada, US and the UK, some winning
awards. In 2017, he produced and directed the new musical, Grace Mission, which he wrote and his son Fynn Cuthbert composed the music for. He studied at Trinity Western University (AA Degree),
Centennial College (AMT Diploma), Heritage College (BRE Degree)
and University of Western Ontario (Not-for-Profit Management,
Post-Grad Certificate). He has also taken writing courses through schools in Connecticut and New York City. He is married to Rebecca and they have
a son and a daughter.
Director of Music / Program (Summer 2017)
Sarah From returns for a second year with the Summer Theatre Camp. Her vast experience in theatre includes her days at Lester B. Pearson School for the Arts and London South Collegiate Institute as well as being cast in four Fridge Door Live Theatre Company productions. Sarah is a sophomore student at Western University.
Director of Drama (Summer 2017)
Marissa Rasmussen is a graduate of A.B. Lucas Secondary School where she was involved in theatre, most recently playing Ophelia in Hamlet. She will be attending the University of Windsor this Fall to study performance theatre.
Summer Camp Assistant (Summer 2017)
Kaitlyn Foshay is a Senior Student at Parkside Collegiate Institute and is completing a co-op opportunity with Fridge Door Live Theatre Company. She will be involved in all areas of the programs, including tech, programming and photography. Katie was involved in previous Summer Theatre Camps with FDL.
Board Director, Vice-President
Jay's career experience includes
several years as a newspaper reporter and editor, performing arts
producer, college/university professor and a church pastor. He
is the Associate Director at Vision Ministries Canada. He studied
at University of Toronto and Wilfred Laurier University and holds
an MBA degree. He is married to Marg. They have five children
and an increasing number of grandchildren.
Board Director, Secretary/Treasurer
Rebecca has experienced most
of her career working in the not-for-profit setting and presently
is the Operations Manager for International Justice Mission
Canada (IJM.ca). She has a wide range of education, including studying
music at McMaster University. She is married to Len.
Dr. David Reist
David is a registered psychologist
with a private practice in London. He is married
to Nicole and has two amazing young daughters.
Mallory is a graduate of Brock University with an Honors BA and B.Ed. She spent the 2015-2016 school year teaching in South Korea and in 2016, began full time as a teacher at Faith Christian Academy in St. Thomas.
Mallory was the Director of Drama for our Summer Theatre Camp in 2014 and brings extensive theatre, music, teaching and leadership skills to the board.