The Story Team

Mariella Costanzi

Educational Administrator
(604) 802-8751
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Mariella brings a diverse background in Arts & Entertainment Management, Hospitality and Life Coaching. She has travelled extensively throughout Australia, Europe and North America and lived in Mexico for 12 years. In her spare time, she loves Photography, Art, walks and lots of coffee and hanging out with her kid!! She loves to be a part of people’s process as they navigate the human experience.

Favourite Movie: Love Actually

Chantal Johnson

Director of Admissions & Marketing
(778) 222-8677
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Born and raised in Vancouver, Chantal has spent the last decade growing businesses in a variety of different industries from real estate, hospitality, fitness education and health and wellness. She spent her younger years living in Ireland, where her true passion for art and self expression began. In her free time you can find Chantal walking on the seawall, grabbing a coffee with friends, playing her violin, taking a yoga class or writing. Chantal is dedicated to helping others step fully into their joy, while expressing their true authentic selves.

Favourite Movie: Wonder Woman

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