Raphael Wagner, soprano, has recently relocated to Nanaimo after enjoying both an active teaching and performing career in Vancouver, where she was head of the Youth Music Theatre programs for the BC Conservatory of Music and Douglas College. In these programs she also acted as Music Director, Stage Director & Choreographer. Her students have gone on to professional careers in both Stage and Film, and have won major International voice Competitions. Raphael has worked at UBC for the past seven years as a Vocal/Singing Instructor. She coaches a variety of musical styles, as well as Speech and Dramatic Arts.