Liz Saunders

Liz Saunders

Liz is a professional actor, director, acting teacher/coach, and mother of two. Liz received her BFA Acting (Hons.) from the University of Alberta. She has appeared in theatres throughout Canada including several seasons at the Shaw Festival and productions at YPT.  A short-list nominee for The Gina Wilkinson Prize for Female Directors, Liz has directed and assistant directed productions at YPT, Soulpepper and Belfry Theatres. Her Film/TV credits include Slings and Arrows, Orphan Black, Copper, Saving Hope, Rogue, Nurse/Fighter/Boy, Boondock Saints and Goosebumps. A teacher at YPT for many years, Liz has also taught at George Brown Theatre School, ACT II Ryerson, Soulpepper, Shakespearience, Words in Motion and her own ShakespeareS’cool.