Nicole Leal dedicated her life to the arts community the moment she stepped on to a stage. A 2013 graduate from Red Deer College’s Performing Arts & Creation program, Nicole landed the position as the first female Artistic Director for Tree House Youth Theatre, and remained in that role from 2016-2018. With Nicole’s long history of volunteer work with Central Alberta Theatre, she was soon hired as their Production Manager. Her work as an actor includes Prime Stock Theatre’s Bard on Bower, B.I.T.E., Butt Ugly, various productions for Central Alberta Theatre, and an alum for RDC’s mainstage performances. Various parts in film include landing the lead role in CACHE Production’s film Are You Listening. In 2016, Nicole successfully co-founded Red Deer’s newest improvisation group called Improv Jelly.