Theatre Staff


Brian Austin Jr. - Executive Director


Brian Has Been With the Imperial Theatre since the Year 2000, He has enjoyed working in every aspect of the theatre and finds a new respect for the performing arts every day. Brian loves to work hard and the theatre provides him many opportunities to do just that. He loves being part of the team at the Imperial and is thankful for such great co-workers!


Catherine Soulliere - Production Manager

Catherine has a long history with the Imperial and Theatre Sarnia having started out here with a high school co-op placement in grade eleven. Her professional theatre career began during her time at Western University when she was studying psychology. During this time she started work as a production assistant for the Starbright Festival, which was held at the Imperial Theatre. After the second summer season, she began taking Technical Production for Theatre and Live Events at Sheridan College. Following the third season of the Starbright Festival, she began work at the Victoria Playhouse Petrolia as Lighting Designer during the summer festival and in the off season, Production Manager. During her time at the VPP, she created designs for over 35 shows. On top of that she was responsible for building sets, finding and building props, assisting with costumes, assistant stage managing and stage managing. Catherine decided to end her time at the VPP and joined the Drayton Entertainment team where she was House Technician for the Drayton Festival Theatre. At Drayton she was responsible for the hanging of designer’s plots, programming shows and being a member of running crew for the fourshow season. She also was responsible for any upkeep of set pieces and general building maintenance. Catherine saw an opportunity to return to her roots and joined the Imperial Theatre team. She has enjoyed being back in the building where she grew up performing on the stage. She looks forward to contributing her professional knowledge to Theatre Sarnia and overseeing the technical aspects of all of the events Imperial Theatre as the Production Manager

Chris Matthews - Technician

Frank Canino - Box Office Manager

Cherie Guthrie - Bookkeeper



Sep 13
Production Manager
Aug 1
Jul 26
That Scottish Play

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