Honours BA – University of Windsor, School of Dramatic Arts
Graduate Diploma – Centro Italiano Tecnica Alexander
Movement for Actors and Devised Theatre, The Alexander Technique, Acting Pedagogy
Professor Gwenyth Dobie, a certified Alexander Technique teacher and Yoga practitioner, teaches movement for actors and devised theatre in the Department of Theatre at York University. Gwenyth is the co-founder and Artistic Director of Out of the Box Productions, a performance fusion company that creates original works integrating spoken text, dance, music and interactive technology. Her producing and directing credits include Opera Erotique, which toured in BC and was remounted in Toronto; The Third Taboo, which toured western Canada; Prior Engagement at Belfry Studio Theatre in Victoria, BC; Sound in Silence premiered at the Belfry in Victoria and the Theatre Centre in Toronto; and Bugzzz ~ A Cautionary Tale at Toronto’s Theatre Direct. Rallentando is her latest creation, presented at Hub14 in Toronto.