Miranda Allen is an Edmonton based actor, stuntwoman, escape artist, stage combatant, stiltwalker, and character creator. She commonly tours as her escape artist alter-ego Tianna the Traveller, performing at festivals, cabarets, and special events all over the globe. Miranda has a passion for creating inspiring and imaginative work to excite audiences. She is so pleased to have this incredibly intelligent, skilled group of women to work and create with.
Liz Hobbs is a performer, director, creator, event organizer and stilt walker. Currently completing her MFA in Directing, she is also the Associate Director of the Edmonton International Fringe Theatre Festival, and the writer behind Silver Skate's interactive Folk Trail experience. Liz has performed all over Western Canada, trained at the Western Australian Circus Festival, Firefly Theatre Circus Academy and has a background in clown and performer created work. She is thrilled to be performing alongside these talented and awesome humans.
Samantha Jeffery is an Edmonton-based actor, performer, and creator. Sam also teaches, performs and choreographs fights for stage and film. Sam's skills include stiltwalking, improvisation, roving characters, public speaking, advanced horseback riding, and more.
Jayne is an experienced stiltwalker, a trained circus artist, and a burgeoning scientist. She has a long relationship with the National Stiltwalkers of Canada and over ten years of stiltwalking experience. She also trained in and assistant coached aerial arts, trampoline and prop manipulation at the Atlantic Cirque School of Circus Arts in Halifax. Jayne recently completed her studies in Biological Sciences and Psychology at the University of Alberta and has interests to pursue research.
A veteran stiltwalker, Veronica has been walking on stilts for 16 years. She has performed across Alberta at events including the World Cup, the Calgary Stampede, and the St. Albert Children’s Festival; as well as touring to China. Veronica is also a dedicated aerialist.
Samara Von Rad
Samara Von Rad is an aerial coach at Firefly Circus Academy as well as an aerialist, actor, stunt performer, stiltwalker, and musician.