Meet the Instructors 

madelaine knight - instructor


Madelaine is a local performer and instructor and is thrilled to be working with Alberta Opera again. She is a graduate of the Grant MacEwan University Theatre Arts Program and has spent the better part of the past 6 years touring shows across our province and beautiful country. When she's not on the stage, she can be found teaching Musical Theatre classes with St. Albert Children's Theatre and working with various Artist in Residence Programs, bringing theatre workshops to kids in their schools!  Selected credits include: Robin Hood, Jack and the Beanstalk, Cinderella (Capitol Theatre); Ah Romance!, Working The Musical, The Sounds of the Movies (Plain Janes); The Unsyncables (Dammit Tammy Productions); Hollywoodland Burlesque, Bust Em Up (SITG); Spring Awakening (SatCo); The Origins of Power Woman (ATCO Energy Theatre); Pinocchio (Alberta Opera).


adrianne salmon - instructor


Adrianne Salmon is an Edmonton based musician, actor and instructor. She studied Theatre Arts at MacEwan University and earned her MA in Musical Theatre Performance from The Royal Scottish Conservatoire of Scotland, graduating with distinction. She has since performed professionally in various musicals, plays, cabarets and workshops on both sides of the pond. Currently, she is a vocal and piano instructor at Dominelli Studio's Vibe Program; helping young musical artists develop their craft for both studio and stage work. When she isn't teaching she performs locally as a singer/songwriter under the name of Adri Meeks; she is very much looking forward to the release of her debut EP New ID this spring.