Casting Professional and Educator
Fiona is an NYC-based casting professional and educator born and raised in Vancouver, British Columbia. She studied at Montclair State University where she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre. Fiona is currently pursuing an MFA in Theatre with a focus on casting and pedagogy in the University of Idaho's distance program. Recent casting projects include serving as Casting Director for the national tour of The Kite Runner and for Summer: The Donna Summer Musical for Norwegian Cruise Line and working as a Casting Associate for McCorkle Casting.
Prior to her work in casting, Fiona worked as an actor, performing on tour and at regional theaters across the United States and Canada. She has taught musical theatre, acting, career management, and audition technique at performing arts studios and colleges, including teaching as an adjunct faculty member at NYU's Stonestreet Studios. She lives in New York with her husband Charlie and their two rescue dogs, Willow and Scout.
Fiona is passionate about facilitating opportunities for authentic representation on stage and screen. In her research at the University of Idaho, Fiona has focused on disability representation in casting and creating more equitable, accessible college audition processes.
Fiona has worked on casting projects for theatre, film, TV, and commercials, and has worked with clients including HBO, Delta, UPS, Paypal, Visible by Verizon, The Puppy Bowl, and Pampers.
Fiona's on-camera projects include an HBO mini-series, independent feature films, shorts, national commercials, and a 60-episode TikTok branded narrative series. In her work at McCorkle Casting and Wojcik Casting Team, Fiona has cast developmental workshops, national tours, and regional theatre (The Guthrie, Barrington Stage Company, George Street Playhouse, and others). Fiona has cast theatrical projects for Norwegian Cruise Line, Holland America Line, MSC Cruises, Iberostar Resorts, Margaritaville at Sea (casting for the book musical Tales from Margaritaville, with the creative team from Broadway's Escape to Margaritaville), and Princess Cruises.
Fiona is currently developing casting curriculum as a part of her MFA studies at the University of Idaho, aimed at sharing tools with future casting professionals and helping students interested in acting, directing, and producing to better understand the process.
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