Contact Us

The Baumann Centre

ADMINISTRATION: 250.382.1641
BOX OFFICE: 250.385.0222

Regular Office Hours: 10 am to 5 pm, Monday to Friday
Summer Office Hours: 10 am to 5 pm, Monday to Thursday, 10 am to 1 pm, Friday

Staff Contacts

Brenna Corner, Artistic Director Ext. 216
Ian Rye, Chief Executive Officer Ext. 201


Sameer Shah, Director of Finance Ext. 207
Yvette Guigueno, Director of Development Ext. 205
Nicole Malcolm, Director of Marketing and Communications Ext. 208
Christina Patterson, Box Office Manager Ext. 209
Amy Cope, Development Officer Ext. 214
Sandy Grayson Box Office & Development Assistant Ext. 210
Arcade Pallot, Communications Coordinator Ext. 222
Abi Omotoso, Executive Associate Ext. 202
Nicole Hannah, Venue and Events Coordinator Ext. 213
Aylin Akyol, Events & Sponsorship Coordinator Ext. 212

Artistic and Production

Ereca Hassell, Director of Production and Artistic Administration Ext. 206
Michael Slemon, Technical Director Ext. 203
Rebecca Hass, Director of Engagement Programs and Partnerships Ext. 204
Robert Holliston, Curator, Public Engagement
Giuseppe Pietraroia, Chorus Master and Associate Conductor
Kimberley-Ann Bartczak, Principal Coach and Accompanist Ext. 215
Christopher Sibbald, Production and Artistic Coordinator Ext. 221
Teresa Turgeon, Opera Titles

Stage Management

Chris Sibbald, Stage Manager


Scene Shop

631 Pembroke Street, Victoria. (Loading Entrance)

Phil Shaver, Head Carpenter
Keith Allan, Lead Scenic Carpenter
Jennifer Hedge, Head Scenic Artist
Amy Frueh, Lead Scenic Artist

Properties Shop 

620 Discovery Street, Victoria.

Kristen Sands, Head of Properties
Karina Kalvaitis, Lead Property Master

Wardrobe Studio

620 Discovery Street, Victoria.

Sandra McLellan, Head of Wardrobe
Alice Hawes, Lead Wardrobe
Pauline Stynes, Senior Cutter
Jessica Pratt, Head Make-up Artist
Cristina Woods, Hair and Wig stylist


Our work takes place on the traditional lands of the Lekwungen speaking people, now known as the Songhees and Esquimalt Nations.