Meet Vancouver theatre professional and Studio 58 graduate Corey Bullock. Photo: Pink Monkey Studios.
Meet Vancouver theatre professional and Studio 58 graduate Corey Bullock. Photo: Pink Monkey Studios.

Meet Vancouver theatre professional Corey Bullock.

This continues our special series featuring the 50th anniversary fall graduating class from Studio 58, the professional theatre training program at Langara College.

Meet Corey Bullock

A recent Studio 58 graduate, Corey is thrilled to start a new adventure in Vancouver’s immersive theatre industry.  Her current adventure involves launching a giant peach through the crowd (spoiler alert) as Apprentice Stage Manager for James and the Giant Peach at Carousel Theatre for Young People.  Some of her favourite credits include Stage Managing the loonies in One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest at Studio 58, Student Costume Designer for Elbow Room Cafe the Musical – Phase 1, a collaboration between ZeeZee Theatre and Studio 58, and Head of Wardrobe for the world premiere of Kosmic Mambo at Studio 58.  Corey is excited to return to Studio in January to assist the brilliant Mara Gottler with her costume designs for 4Play.

20 Questions with Corey Bullock

[dropcap]1[/dropcap]Your first job.

McDonald’s.

[dropcap]2[/dropcap] The job you always wanted as a child.

To be a Broadway star.

[dropcap]3[/dropcap] Your pet peeve.

When people are late.

[dropcap]4[/dropcap]Your hero.

My mom.

[dropcap]5[/dropcap]Your biggest indulgence.

Potato Chips. It’s bad.

[dropcap]6[/dropcap]One thing no one knows about you.

I really love to sing and perform.

[dropcap]7[/dropcap] Three things you would want with you on a deserted island.

My cell phone, my mechanical pencil, and my sketchbook.

[dropcap]8[/dropcap] The one word your best friend would use to describe you.

Adventurous.

[dropcap]9[/dropcap] If you were not pursuing a career in theatre, what would you be doing right now?

Serving people coffee.  Or travelling.

[dropcap]10[/dropcap] Hero or villain?

Villain.

[dropcap]11[/dropcap] Your life’s motto/mantra.

Look good, feel good.

[dropcap]12[/dropcap]Your favourite playwright.

Shakespeare.

[dropcap]13[/dropcap]The role you are destined to play.

Les Miserables.  And let’s be honest, I am destined to play the role of Eponine.

[dropcap]14[/dropcap]If you were a cartoon character what cartoon character would you be and why?

Kim Possible. Because I’m good at solving problems and I love an adventure.

[dropcap]15[/dropcap]What will it say on your grave marker?

She had fun.

[dropcap]16[/dropcap]Who would you most like to have dinner with?

Emily Schuman.

[dropcap]17[/dropcap]Your idea of happiness.

Being present and content with myself. Also, being snuggled between my fiancé and our cat.

[dropcap]18[/dropcap]The one thing in your life that makes you most proud.

My positive mental attitude; being able to learn from any experience.

[dropcap]19[/dropcap]Your most memorable moment at Studio 58.

My audition.

[dropcap]20[/dropcap]To be or not to be?

That IS the question.