Who We Are
Sara Duplancic - Artistic Director
Sara Duplancic is an actor, producer and the Artistic Director of The Wylde Theatre Company. Sara graduated from the Atlantic Acting School, founded by David Mamet & William H. Macy, two-year Professional Conservatory program. Before discovering acting was her passion, Sara’s first loves were dance and music. She spent over 20 years studying ballet at The School of Dance in Ottawa, Canada, and equally long studying the piano, privately. After graduating from McGill University with a B.A.Hons in English Literature and Theatre, Sara performed in productions around Canada. Some of her favourite roles include Elizabeth Bennet in Pride & Prejudice, Sarah Schorr in Trying, and Cecile Volanges in Dangerous Liaisons at the Ottawa Little Theatre. She is also passionate about stories with a social consciousness, having performed in the Dictatorship of Debt, produced by the Social Justice Committee of Montreal, that aims to educate about the social injustice directed at the world’s impoverished peoples, and she has co-created several site-specific, live art pieces (Conversations with Strangers, Rituals for the Unfamiliar) featured in numerous festivals, each tackling a different social issue. Sara’s family arrived in Canada from Belgrade, Serbia in 1993 with only seven suitcases and a piano.
Marilyn Caserta - Marketing Director
Marilyn Caserta is a Miami-born actress living in Brooklyn, NY. She has trained with Area Stage Company, Powerhouse Apprentice Company, Atlantic Acting School, and Siti Company. Marilyn has performed in numerous musicals, readings, workshops, and concerts across the East Coast, including Asolo Rep's critically-acclaimed production of West Side Story and, an original concert tribute to Contemporary Musical Theatre Composers, which she co-conceived, produced, and performed in, called Within Reach. She most recently peformed as a singer in the Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes. Marilyn previously served as Social Media Coordinator for Vixen Workout, an all-female, hip-hop cardio class in NYC. She’s pretty good with the ‘gram.