Join local Musical Theatre teacher and creator, Joseph Sevillo in this video presentation to discover how an artist finds their identity through their craft. This personal journey through Joseph's life in the theatre offers a insiders look at working in this fascinating and ever changing creative environment.
ABOUT THE PRESENTER
Joseph Sevillo is a Filipino Canadian actor, singer, dancer, choreographer, musical theatre teacher and musical creator born and raised in Winnipeg Manitoba. He has been a professional musical theatre artist for 23 years and has performed locally at Rainbow Stage, Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre, Prairie Theatre Exchange, Manitoba Theatre For Young People,Winnipeg Studio Theatre, Koba Entertainment, the WSO; and nationally with the Mirvish Company, Drayton Festival, Citadel, Theatre Calgary and The Vancouver Opera.
Joseph has a vision to empower the IBPOC artistic and performing community in Winnipeg to create an avenue for them to tell their stories, hone their skills, and showcase their talents through the art form of Musical Theatre.
He is the co-founder of Broadway Dance Convention, which is a one-day musical theatre intensive focused on singing, dancing, and acting and is the co-creator of Ma-buhay: A New Musical! which is Manitoba’s First All Filipino Musical set to premiere at Rainbow Stage in 2024.
Joseph hopes to lead his community by showing them that bravery and courage is the first step in creating opportunities that will amplify and spotlight our communities.