Vicky Velasco’s passion for the theatrical and performing arts started at a very young age. It was only natural then that Vicky’s early interest in the theatrical world landed her in drama school.
Since then, Vicky has taught acting and directed numerous plays in her home country of Venezuela. Having arrived in Canada fifteen years ago, Vicky now owns and operates Gato Negro Spanish Theatre in Calgary, which is dedicated to teaching drama in Spanish!
Vicky’s primary goal with her art is to showcase works from Latin American writers and share them with her new home of Calgary. ICAI Artist of the Month Vicky Velasco recentley joined CKUA’s Lisa Wilton on Traffic Jams to discuss her various theatrical experiences: