General Manager and Communications Director
Vanessa Guillén is a Communications Professional with over 15 years of experience. As an independent consultant with a keen eye for detail and design, she has led and produced prize-winning, architecture submissions, opened international architecture projects, organized exhibitions and events, managed book publications, directed and produced films and photography, all with the goal of elevating the way in which we tell stories. Vanessa trained as an architect at the University of Toronto and in Theatre Studies at McGill University. She has been active in Toronto's theatre community since 2002 participating in various productions, wearing various hats. Notably, she was the Associate Producer and Set Designer for inaugural V-Day production of the Vagina Monologues at the St. Lawrence Centre; apprenticed with award-winning scenographer, Julie Fox, for the critically acclaimed production of Blasted at Buddies in Bad Times Theatre; and was the Art Director for Compañía Carmen Romero’s 2017 production of Jacinto. Vanessa has been a member of Toronto’s flamenco community for decades.