Diane Leah – Musical Director
Diane’s music theatre credits for YPT: Jacob Two-Two Meets the Hooded Fang, Annie, Seussical, A Year With Frog and Toad, The Princess & the Handmaiden. Other recent credits: On the Rocks (Theatre Passe Muraille/Louise Pitre) and We Will Rock You (Mirvish). Diane acts as accompanist for many singers including Louise Pitre, Thom Allison and Jackie Richardson. Since 2011, she has been performing with Heather Bambrick and Julie Michels in Broadsway…from Gershwin to Gaga. Diane is Director of Music at Metropolitan Community Church of Toronto and has recorded/released three CDs with the MCC Toronto Choir, House of Love, The Choir: Connected and their latest, released in the fall of 2012, These Old Walls, which is currently available on iTunes. Diane was honoured to act as Musical Director, performing with the choir and several other guests, at the Celebration of Life for Jack Layton, former leader of the NDP Party of Canada. In February of 2013, Diane was awarded the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal for public service.