Liam Karry   Artistic Producer  Liam Karry is the founding artistic director of the Single Thread Theatre Company. He was a founding member of the CoLABoratory Theatre Workshop Initiative and the Kingston Theatre Alliance. His most recent directing credit was a site specific educational installation within a primary school. Upcoming projects include a site specific immersive production in Bangkok, Thailand.

Liam Karry

Artistic Producer

Liam Karry is the founding artistic director of the Single Thread Theatre Company. He was a founding member of the CoLABoratory Theatre Workshop Initiative and the Kingston Theatre Alliance. His most recent directing credit was a site specific educational installation within a primary school. Upcoming projects include a site specific immersive production in Bangkok, Thailand.

Vicki Hargreaves   General Manager  Vicki has been an actor, director, producer and educator internationally and in Canada over a career dedicated to theatre. She works as an arts consultant and administrator with emerging and established groups such as  Clay and Paper Theatre  in Toronto, The Cayle Chernin Award for Emerging and Transitioning Female Artists, and  The Canadian Opera  Company. Proud to be back in Kingston working with the  KIck and Push  this summer, Vicki is looking forward to the celebration of theatre that is  KIck and Push  and to being part of the vibrant theatre community in this art-full city.

Vicki Hargreaves

General Manager

Vicki has been an actor, director, producer and educator internationally and in Canada over a career dedicated to theatre. She works as an arts consultant and administrator with emerging and established groups such as Clay and Paper Theatre in Toronto, The Cayle Chernin Award for Emerging and Transitioning Female Artists, and The Canadian Opera Company. Proud to be back in Kingston working with the KIck and Push this summer, Vicki is looking forward to the celebration of theatre that is KIck and Push and to being part of the vibrant theatre community in this art-full city.

Emilie Leneveu   Marketing & Development Lead  Emilie Leneveu is an avid reader and writer with an interest in theatre from a young age. She is a content creator and marketer in STEAM with a particular passion for communications and environmental science. Emilie is a francophone Canadian with roots in the GTA before travelling to the Quinte West region where she resides in Belleville, Ontario.

Emilie Leneveu

Marketing & Development Lead

Emilie Leneveu is an avid reader and writer with an interest in theatre from a young age. She is a content creator and marketer in STEAM with a particular passion for communications and environmental science. Emilie is a francophone Canadian with roots in the GTA before travelling to the Quinte West region where she resides in Belleville, Ontario.

Sophie Waldman   Assistant General Manager  Sophie Waldman is an artist, educator, and alumnus of Queen's University (BAH, B.Ed) and University of Toronto (M.Ed). Sophie is thrilled to return to the thriving arts community in Kingston and to join the wonderful Kick & Push team!

Sophie Waldman

Assistant General Manager

Sophie Waldman is an artist, educator, and alumnus of Queen's University (BAH, B.Ed) and University of Toronto (M.Ed). Sophie is thrilled to return to the thriving arts community in Kingston and to join the wonderful Kick & Push team!

Paul Smith   Production Manager/Artist Liaison  Paul Smith is an actor and performer from Stittsville, Ontario. Approaching his fourth year at Queen’s University, he has taken the position as Assistant Production Manager, and is very excited for audiences to experience the fresh lineup that the season offers. Some recent credits include Box 4901 (Cast, “foldA: Festival of Live Digital Art”), Goodbye Paris (Scott, The Dan School of Drama and Music), Beta’s Baby Sister (Devon, Outside The March, “The Kick and Push Festival”), The Flick (Avery, Single Thread Theatre Co., “The Kick and Push Festival”) and Superior Donuts (Franco, Kingstown Players). You can also catch Paul among the actors in “The Storefront Fringe Festival”, or with the upcoming summer cast of Queen’s Players

Paul Smith

Production Manager/Artist Liaison

Paul Smith is an actor and performer from Stittsville, Ontario. Approaching his fourth year at Queen’s University, he has taken the position as Assistant Production Manager, and is very excited for audiences to experience the fresh lineup that the season offers. Some recent credits include Box 4901 (Cast, “foldA: Festival of Live Digital Art”), Goodbye Paris (Scott, The Dan School of Drama and Music), Beta’s Baby Sister (Devon, Outside The March, “The Kick and Push Festival”), The Flick (Avery, Single Thread Theatre Co., “The Kick and Push Festival”) and Superior Donuts (Franco, Kingstown Players). You can also catch Paul among the actors in “The Storefront Fringe Festival”, or with the upcoming summer cast of Queen’s Players

Brandon Asselbergs   Technical Director   Brandon is a theatre artist and young professional based in Kingston, Ontario. He has acted in, designed, and managed dozens of local theatre productions by way of Queen's University, Blue Canoe Productions and Theatre Kingston's Storefront Fringe Festival. Brandon is excited to facilitate new and exciting moments in Kingston's arts scene.

Brandon Asselbergs

Technical Director

Brandon is a theatre artist and young professional based in Kingston, Ontario. He has acted in, designed, and managed dozens of local theatre productions by way of Queen's University, Blue Canoe Productions and Theatre Kingston's Storefront Fringe Festival. Brandon is excited to facilitate new and exciting moments in Kingston's arts scene.

Holly Marshall   Media Relations  As a third culture kid who grew up overseas in Ireland and Ecuador, Holly has always had a passion for communication. She graduated from Queen's University with a double major in Spanish and Italian Language and Literature, and since then has spent time living and working in China, Ecuador and Australia. Upon returning to Canada, she attended Loyalist College where she obtained a post-graduate certificate in Public Relations and Event Management. Fun fact: she has an irrational fear of fish!

Holly Marshall

Media Relations

As a third culture kid who grew up overseas in Ireland and Ecuador, Holly has always had a passion for communication. She graduated from Queen's University with a double major in Spanish and Italian Language and Literature, and since then has spent time living and working in China, Ecuador and Australia. Upon returning to Canada, she attended Loyalist College where she obtained a post-graduate certificate in Public Relations and Event Management. Fun fact: she has an irrational fear of fish!

Evan Lepp   Marketing Coordinator  Evan Lepp is director, actor, and educator (OCT) currently living in Kingston, Ontario interested in two-way theatre, minimalism, and making the perfect cup of coffee. Known for contesting that graphic design isn't all about the buttons on Photoshop but has more to do with the human eye, Evan has a great eye for fresh and functional design that appropriate for the medium or moment.

Evan Lepp

Marketing Coordinator

Evan Lepp is director, actor, and educator (OCT) currently living in Kingston, Ontario interested in two-way theatre, minimalism, and making the perfect cup of coffee. Known for contesting that graphic design isn't all about the buttons on Photoshop but has more to do with the human eye, Evan has a great eye for fresh and functional design that appropriate for the medium or moment.

Connor Gouthro   Assistant Technician  Connor a recent graduate of KCVI. He excelled in two semesters of the Guitar Building Focus program and one semester of Radio Focus Program. He has been in many leadership roles including teaching various lessons with cadets as well as leading hiking expeditions. He enjoys playing various kinds of music on the two electric guitars that he has built himself.

Connor Gouthro

Assistant Technician

Connor a recent graduate of KCVI. He excelled in two semesters of the Guitar Building Focus program and one semester of Radio Focus Program. He has been in many leadership roles including teaching various lessons with cadets as well as leading hiking expeditions. He enjoys playing various kinds of music on the two electric guitars that he has built himself.

Lara Bulger   Assistant Production Manager  After obtaining a Bachelor of Arts in Music at Western University, Lara worked at every arts organization possible in Toronto, realizing that she had a passion for arts festivals, principally film and theatre. In June 2019, she completed her Master’s in Arts Leadership at Queen’s University and she is thrilled to continue working in Kingston at the Kick & Push Festival.

Lara Bulger

Assistant Production Manager

After obtaining a Bachelor of Arts in Music at Western University, Lara worked at every arts organization possible in Toronto, realizing that she had a passion for arts festivals, principally film and theatre. In June 2019, she completed her Master’s in Arts Leadership at Queen’s University and she is thrilled to continue working in Kingston at the Kick & Push Festival.

David Parker   Web Development and Design  David Parker is a web developer, educator and artist based in Kingston, Ontario. David loves problem-solving and meeting the challenges of running a web development and technology business. He enjoys working closely with clients to provide systems that match their visions and needs. He is an active musician and digital media artist.

David Parker

Web Development and Design

David Parker is a web developer, educator and artist based in Kingston, Ontario. David loves problem-solving and meeting the challenges of running a web development and technology business. He enjoys working closely with clients to provide systems that match their visions and needs. He is an active musician and digital media artist.

Eirik Rutherford   Community Engagement & Outreach  Eirik Rutherford is a Drama Educator with the Limestone District School Board. He has been involved in the theatre community in Kingston for almost twenty years. He studied Theatre at Queen’s and Concordia university.

Eirik Rutherford

Community Engagement & Outreach

Eirik Rutherford is a Drama Educator with the Limestone District School Board. He has been involved in the theatre community in Kingston for almost twenty years. He studied Theatre at Queen’s and Concordia university.