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Shannon Vickers

Theatre and Film


Shannon Vickers Title: Professor
Office: 4T10
Building: Asper Centre for Theatre and Film
Phone: 204.786-9287
Email: s.vickers@uwinnipeg.ca

Biography:

Shannon Vickers is a Professor in the Department of Theatre and Film where she teaches Voice, Speech, and Text. She has served as a Text, Voice, and/or Accent Coach for theatres across Canada.

Shannon earned an MFA in Theatre Voice Pedagogy (University of Alberta) and a BFA Honours Acting (University of Windsor) and is a certified Associate Teacher of Knight-Thompson Speechwork.

Shannon is an active member of VASTA (Voice and Speech Trainers Association).

In March 2021 Professor Vickers was recognized with a Dudley Knight Award for Outstanding Vocal Scholarship for her recently published paper Accent and Language Training for the Indigenous Performer: Results of Four Focus Groups.

Please see the full article, including a link to the award-winning paper, here.

 

Contact Professor Vickers at: (204) 786-9287; E-mail: s.vickers@uwinnipeg.ca