Michigan Opera Theatre
Manager of Education and Community Programs
Andrea Scobie is the Manager of Education and Community Programs for Michigan Opera Theatre, and oversees programming, educational materials, and evaluation for the company’s touring operas, residencies, and community events. She graduated with a degree in Musical Theatre Performance from Oakland University, and has worked professionally as an actress, stage manager, director, designer, and choreographer throughout Detroit. Her work has appeared onstage and off at the Gem Theatre, the Planet Ant Theatre, the Jewish Ensemble Theatre, PuppetArt Theatre, the Magenta Giraffe Theatre Company, Matrix Theatre Company, the Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit, and at the BoxFest Detroit Theatre Festival. She has taught acting, playwriting, improvisation, stage combat, and music classes to learners of all ages in cooperation with many schools, colleges, and community organizations throughout Michigan. Andrea is also a nationally certified trainer for the Weikert Center Youth Program Quality Assurance protocol.