erin headshotErin Schachter, Executive Director, Advancement

Erin is an arts administrator, educator and choreographer.  Before joining The Musical Stage Company as Executive Director, Advancement, Erin managed Education and Audience Development programs at Canadian Stage for five seasons cultivating a myriad of strategic partnerships and creating dynamic programs and resources focused on engaging diverse audiences. Erin’s additional professional experience has included managing programs at Art Starts, one of Toronto’s leading community arts organizations, and teaching in Toronto and Kingston, Ontario. As a choreographer, Erin works primarily with non-dancers. Highlights include Canadian Stage (Harper Regan), the Second City Training Centre, the Canadian Comedy Awards and the Dora Mavor Moore Awards. Erin earned her B.Ed through the Artists in Community Education program at Queen’s University’s faculty of Education. Her interests include disco, yoga, and indulging in a “healthy” dose of reality television.