Faculty Profile:
Chantal Perron

Previous NUOVA Festival Credits:

2021 - Acting for the Camera


Chantal Perron offers 25 years of experience, specifically, in the Alberta film industry. Easily one of the provinces top bookers, she also has worked as a Stand In on set, and works for Casting Directors as an experienced, trusted reader in the audition room. An educator in her field from 2005 to present, Chantal has lectured at University of Alberta, Lethbridge University, University of Calgary, Red Deer College, SAIT, various regional high schools, been a facilitator and teacher for the Ultimate Audition Workshop out of Vancouver. Her small company, The Camera Loves You has developed film audition workshops and intensives for all age groups. It has grown into a very popular set of classes and when one is offered, it fills within hours. Chantal taught public speaking to elite young athletes at the National Sports School and taught Film Studies at Playhouse North for 3 years. She is the recipient of the 2005 AMPIA Award for Best Actress for CHICKS WITH STICKS. Chantal is also an accomplished theatre actor working on professional Alberta stages since 2000. She has been nominated for three Betty Mitchell Awards for her work in The Dazzle/2005 and SCORCHED/2007 and AVIATRIX/2012.