Allison Beula

Allison Beula holds an Honours B.A.A. in film and is a recipient of the “Norman Jewison Filmmaker” Award. She furthered her training at The Randolph Academy For The Performing Arts, for whom she currently Directs, Choreographs, and Instructs. She is also on faculty for The Avenue Road Arts School and VIBE Arts. She has lead workshops and classes for dozens of institutions including: Mirvish (Lion King),The Toronto and Catholic School Board, OISE, and The Ontario School of Ballet to name a few. She trained with Upright Citizens Brigade and Dance Manhattan (NYC), and is a graduate of the Second City Conservatory Program. Allison is a two-time recipient of an Ontario Arts Council grant for “Artists in Education”. Allison’s musical The Tiki Bikini Beach Paradise Party A-Go-Go! which she wrote, directed, and choreographed, made its debut at the 2011 Toronto Fringe Festival where it won “Patron’s Pick” and “Best of the Fringe” and then continued on to be in the January 2012 “Next Stage Theatre Festival”. She choreographed artist Jeff Straker’s video Hypnotized which hit the MMM Top 10. She recently choreographed for “CBC-CBC Days Live” and she continues to direct and choreograph multiple productions across the city every year. In 2016 she was cast as a Principal lead in the new television series “Oh Yuck-Season One!” as the loveable robot “DURP-E”, it is set to debut on networks across the world in late 2017.