About

About Mary-Maria Bourdeau

Mary-Maria Bourdeau is a bilingual Grade 7 student that attends Prince Philip Public School. She lives with her family in St Catharines, Ontario.

She has attended Shakespeare School in Stratford for the past two years, and will be part of the Queen's Company this summer. Mary-Maria has experience with stage fighting, and has played the roles of Mercutio in ‘Romeo and Juliet’ and Lady Macbeth in ‘Macbeth’ at Shakespeare School.

Her professional roles include everything from Iris in ‘The Nether’, a haunting play, to Jane, in ‘Mary Poppins’.

Music is a big part of her daily routine, she plays every instrument she can get her hands on, including piano, guitar, violin, alto saxophone, bass guitar, and more. She loves singing and dancing, and enjoys every form of art. Upon graduating Grade 8, she wishes to attend an arts program at a secondary school in Hamilton or Toronto.

Theatre

Blackbird with Theatre Aquarius

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dream Coat with Drayton Entertainment

The Nether with Theatre Aquarius

Mary Poppins with Theatre Aquarius

Annie with Garden City Productions

Live Performance & Awards

Hamilton Music Festival: Provincials (2016-2017) Music Theatre & Piano Competitions

Duet Club Annual Choral Concert (2017) Recipient of 2016 Margaret Davis Scholarship

Facer Street Festival (2016-2017) Violinist, Pianist & Musical Theatre Performer

Music Gives Fundraiser Pianist & Vocalist

Hamilton Music Festival (2015) Scholarship Recipient in Piano

St. Catharine's Music Festival (2015, 2017) Scholarship Recipient in Piano

Kiwanis Music Festival (2013-2015) Scholarship Recipient in Musical Theatre and Piano

Nominee for Emerging Artist Award (2015) Music/Dance/Theatre

Training

On-Camera Lewis Baumander Acting Studio

Shakespeare School (2015, 2017 and upcoming 2018) 

Shaw Festival – Theatre Classes

Vocal Grade 4 RCM Completed - Voice Concepts

Dance (Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Lyrical) Ballet: Grade 4 Cecchetti,
Tap: The Tap Dance Centre - Elite Company

Piano (Grade 10, Provincial Finalist)

Violin (Grade 5) Private Lessons
2 Years with Niagara Youth Orchestra

Workshops

Musical Theatre Masterclass, Barbara Mantini

Drayton Entertainment – Drama

Toronto Talent Intensive – Winter Workshop & Matilda Audition Intensive

Theatre Aquarius – Summer Theatre & March Break Intensive

March Break Intensive Musical Theatre Masterclass with Jenny Wright

Monologue/Improv with Bridgette Robinson

Great Big Theatre Company – Drama

Special Skills

Fluent in French, Studies German, British Accent, Scottish Accent, Saxophone, Guitar, Red Cross Level 9 Swimmer, Rollerblading, Basketball, Aikido