The Team

Jethelo E. Cabilete: CAEA Stage Manager/Mentor

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Jethelo is a graduate of Theatre Humber’s Technical and Production program, with an extensive repertoire in stage management; and corporate/events and theatrical technical work. Sixteen years of stage management with Directors such as: Anthony F. Ingram, Richard Wolfe , Diane Roberts, Brian Cochrane, Ron Reed, and Stephen Drover.  Notable productions:, Vincent River, Annapurna, Blasted, The Whipping Man, John & Beatrice, Skydive, Falling In Time, Sal Capone: The Lamentable Tragedy of, Tuesdays & Sundays, and 52 Pick-up. Special thanks to Keith for his love and support.  For my Mother…

 Keagan Elrick  Lighting Designer/Mentor

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Keagan is a Gender-Fluid Non-Binary, Queer artist who has held a curiosity and passion for light most of their life. They love playing with the psychology of lighting and color theory to aid in the building of form and mood to support the story being told on the stage. They like to use the masculine, feminine and other sides of themselves to help inspire and aid in building the spaces and tones of what is happening on the stage.

Chantal Gering Actor: Fay


Chantal is an emerging artist in the UBC BFA Acting Program working on the Coast Salish Territories. Chantal’s previous training includes Arts Umbrella’s Musical Theatre Program, the Senior Musical Theatre Intensive at Arts Club, and a 3-week Acting and Shakespeare course at the Drama Centre London. Her professional roles include Bobbie James in Jordan Tannahill’s Concord Floral in the 2017 PuSh Festival and a performer in a collaborative piece called One of a Kind for the Vancouver International Children’s Festival. She looks forward to being in Centurions and Bard on the Beach’s Riotous Youth this summer.

Anthony Goncharov Actor: Ryan


Anthony Goncharov is a budding theatre artist working on the Cost Salish Territories. He is currently graduating from his Grade 12 year, and is extremely excited to begin studies next year for an Honours Bachelor of Music Theatre Performance at Sheridan College.  He has appeared in various productions in the Vancouver Fringe Festival,  in Concord Floral at the PuSh Festival and several shows at Peninsula Productions in White Rock. In his down time in between shows he studies voice and  dance at Lindbjerg Academy.

Finnegan Howes Actor: Mark

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Finnegan is a down to earth actor and artist trying to make sense of the world. Finnegan is often quiet, but has a lot to say. Performances include Romeo in Romeo and Juliet, at Carousel Theatre for Young People and John Cabbot in Concord Floral
at the 2017 PuSh Festival with three fellow cast members in Centurions. Finnegan has a wide array of academic and artistic interests including  drawing, film making, math, philosophy and creative writing.

Evan Rein: Acting and  Sound Design/ Mentor


Evan is a Vancouver-based actor and sound designer and is the artistic director at Starlight Youth Theatre, an after-school theatre arts education program. Theatre credits include The Hobbit (Globe Theatre), East Van Panto: Snow White and the Seven Dwarves (Theatre Replacement), and Spinning You Home (Vancouver Fringe). Film/TV: Valley of the Boom (National Geographic), Heartland (CBC), and Blue Hour (Muskrat Pass Productions). Evan is a graduate of Studio 58. He will be designing Sound for the Centurions Project and also is Producers Assistant.

Syrah Khan Actor: Caroline Phase 1  Apprentice Stage Manager Phase2


Syrah Khan is a recent graduate from South Delta Secondary School where she has been in the theatre program for 5 years. Theatre has always been her main interest and she is very thankful that she is able to work on a meaningful piece of theatre such as The Centurions Project.  Syrah was recently involved in her high school’s rendition of High School Musical Onstage. and Jordan Tannahill’s Concord Floral at the PuSh Festival with three fellow cast-mates. Syrah will be moving to the role of apprentice Stage Manager and learning all she can about the tech side of things in Phase two.

Dawn Milman : Detective Wright/Mentor Phase 1 

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(Dawn Milman played Detective Wright in our developmental residency with Boca Del Lupo) She is an actor, director, dramaturg and writer. She has spent the better part of the last twenty years coaxing new works from the hearts and minds of young histrionic types. Career highlights include directing and dramaturging Self-ish (Toronto Fringe), Japanglish (Uno Fest, Edmonton Fringe, The Cultch,) working several seasons for Paperny Films (CTM, Kink, GFP), and being a part of  Wet Ink Collective. She is grateful to Boca Del Lupo and is is delighted to be part of The Centurions Project and to be working with this group of dynamic young artists. Dawn is a graduate of Studio 58. We want to thank Dawn for her stellar work in the residency.

Lynna Goldhar Smith Director/Mentor CAEA,UBCP.ACTRA, 


Lynna Goldhar Smith divides her time between creating visual art and making art on stage. She has had an eclectic career,  Acting and directing in  Canada and the US, Writing for children’s television including Sesame Street and directing 14 solo shows that have toured throughout North America and Europe.  She is grateful to be living and working in  the traditional and unceded territories of the  Xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh)  TO learn more about Lynna come visit her here  

Sarah Roa: Detective Wright/Mentor Phase 2


Sarah is a Vancouver-based performing artist. She is alumna of the theatre programs at UBC and Douglas College. A few of her past productions include: The Drowning Girls (Theatre North West), Robinson Crusoe + Friday (Axis Theatre), And Bella Sang With Us (And Bella Collective), Pride & Prejudice (Arts Club), and The Faerie Play (Mortal Coil Performance). Sarah will be joining our company for our 2019 production as Detective Wright and as Costume designer.

Sally Stubbs Playwright/Mentor/Producer PGC

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Sally is an award-winning playwright and educator. Her scripts, published by Scirocco Drama, have been presented in Canada, Sweden, South Africa, India and the U.S. Sally’s new play Our Ghosts, a semi-finalist in the Ashland New Play Festival and selected for presentation at the Women’s Playwright International Conference 2018 in Chile, is listed for publication in 2019 but still awaits its premiere production! Projects in the works include Polly & the Penthouse: A Spirited Musical, in development with Fugue Theatre, Touchstone Theatre and Vancouver’s Penthouse Nightclub, and Underbelly, a TV pilot inspired by Canada’s first women police officers. A recipient of a Prime Minister’s Award for her work with youth and theatre, Sally is grateful to be working with Lynna and this amazing team on The Centurions Project. For more information on Centurions and Sally’s other writing projects visit her website here.

Jordan Lloyd Watkins Projection and Sound Designer /Mentor

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Jordan Lloyd Watkins is a multidisciplinary artist whose body of work includes theatre, dance, live art, and film. He is most interested in pursuing dynamic storytelling; work that is accessible, engaging, and relevant. His work has been seen across Canada, the United States, the Czech Republic, and Taiwan. Jordan is a founding member of the Flip the Switch Collective. Their premier production, Le Voyage, received the 2017 Award for Technical Merit from CITT. Jordan holds a BPA from Capilano University, is a graduate of Studio 58, studied projection technology at Banff: Centre for Arts and Creativity.  Visit Jordan’s website here


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