DARREN BURKETT

Darren is thrilled to be joining the Quick Ball Change team!   National/International credits include currently performing as Michael Wormwood in Matilda the Musical (1st National) where he also taught numerous workshops across the US and Angelina Ballerina (International Tour).  He has also performed across Canada with such companies as Drayton Entertainment, Thousand Island Playhouse, Western Canada Theatre, Persephone Theatre, The Arts Club Theatre, Chemainus Theatre Festival, Theatre Under the Stars, Royal City Musical Theatre.  Darren is the recipient of the Jessie Richardson Award for Outstanding Performance for his work as the Snail in Carousel Theatre’s A Year With Frog and Toad, and an Ovation Award for Male Gypsy of the Year. Having performed for most of his life, he also has a passion for teaching.  He has taught at numerous secondary school and dance schools for the past 12 years.  He has been a director, musical director or choreographer for over 15 productions for young people.