The Story Acting School Team

Elena Olsen

Director of Admissions & Marketing
(778) 222-8677
[email protected]

Elena has worked in post secondary education for over 10 years in roles a Director, Admissions Advisor, and instructor. Her diversity and experience in this field offer her a comprehensive level of knowledge that is over incredible benefit to our domestic and international students. 

Favourite Movie: Coming soon!

Tatenda Chakanyuka

Admissions Administrator
(604) 802-8751
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Coming soon

Favourite Movie: Coming soon!

Stephen Bulat

Technical Services Manager
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Stephen has over 30 years experience working as a music producer, composer, sound designer, recording engineer, musical director and musician. He has  worked for include The Arts Club Theatre, Bard on the Beach, The Vancouver Playhouse Theatre, Pacific Theatre and Shameless Hussy Productions. As a musical director, he has directed such shows as The Rocky Horror Show, Jeff Wayne’s Musical Version of The War Of The Worlds, West Side Story and the Vancouver premiere of Hedwig & The Angry Inch which was nominated for a Jessie Richardson Award. 

Favorite Movies: Star Wars

Instructors Michael Coleman

Michael Coleman

Senior Educational Administrator
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(604) 808-7689

Best known these days for his comedic portrayal of the dwarf HAPPY on ABC’s Once Upon a Time, Michael Coleman is a character actor with memorable roles on numerous high profile franchises. Michael’s early voice work in the series Dragonball Z, Hamtaro, X-Men, Hello Kitty, Megaman, to name a few, grew his international reputation as a versatile character performer.

Favourite Movie: The Princess Bride