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Photo: Rob Daly
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Photo: Ian Redd
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Photo: Karolina Turek
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Photo: Karolina Turek
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Photo: Rob Daly
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Photo: Rob Daly
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Photo: Karolina Turek
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Photo: Karolina Turek
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Photo: Rob Daly
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Photo: Ian Redd
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Photo: Ian Redd
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Photo: Karolina Turek
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Photo: Ian Redd
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Photo: Karolina Turek
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Photo: Karolina Turek
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Photo: Rob Daly
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Photo: Wendy D
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FILM & TV 

GIRLFRIEND'S GUIDE TO DIVORCE (Bravo)
GIRLFRIEND'S GUIDE TO DIVORCE (Bravo)
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THE ORDER (Netflix)
THE ORDER (Netflix)
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WITCHES OF EAST END (Fox)
WITCHES OF EAST END (Fox)

Olesia Shewchuk and Brendan Zub

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SIREN (Freeform)
SIREN (Freeform)
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GIRLFRIEND'S GUIDE TO DIVORCE (Bravo)
GIRLFRIEND'S GUIDE TO DIVORCE (Bravo)
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THE BLOSSOM
THE BLOSSOM
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THE BLOSSOM
THE BLOSSOM
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THE BLOSSOM
THE BLOSSOM
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THE WHISPERS (ABC)
THE WHISPERS (ABC)
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MOTIVE (CTV)
MOTIVE (CTV)

Richard de Klerk and Olesia Shewchuk

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MOTIVE (CTV)
MOTIVE (CTV)

Victor Garber and Olesia Shewchuk

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A SIMPLE DAY
A SIMPLE DAY
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DANCING WITH SHADOWS  (Feature Film)
DANCING WITH SHADOWS (Feature Film)

Russian Ballet Instructor, Madame Savina (Olesia Shewchuk)

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DANCING WITH SHADOWS  (Feature Film)
DANCING WITH SHADOWS (Feature Film)
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DANCING WITH SHADOWS  (Feature Film)
DANCING WITH SHADOWS (Feature Film)
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DANCING WITH SHADOWS  (Feature Film)
DANCING WITH SHADOWS (Feature Film)
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DANCING WITH SHADOWS  (Feature Film)
DANCING WITH SHADOWS (Feature Film)

Behind the Scenes

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THE COMPONENT
THE COMPONENT
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THE COMPONENT
THE COMPONENT
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GIVE ME SHELTER
GIVE ME SHELTER
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GIVE ME SHELTER
GIVE ME SHELTER

Behind the scenes

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UNTOLD STORIES OF THE ER (TLC)
UNTOLD STORIES OF THE ER (TLC)
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UNTOLD STORIES OF THE ER (TLC)
UNTOLD STORIES OF THE ER (TLC)
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UNTOLD STORIES OF THE ER (TLC)
UNTOLD STORIES OF THE ER (TLC)
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THEATRE

CABARET
CABARET

Royal City Musical Theatre Role: Fraulein Kost Photo: Emily Cooper

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CABARET
CABARET

Royal City Musical Theatre Role: Fraulein Kost Photo: Emily Cooper

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CABARET
CABARET

Royal City Musical Theatre Photo: Emily Cooper

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CABARET
CABARET

Royal City Musical Theatre Role: Fraulein Kost Photo: Emily Cooper

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CABARET
CABARET

Royal City Musical Theatre Role: Fraulein Kost Photo: Emily Cooper

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CABARET
CABARET

Royal City Musical Theatre Role: Fraulein Kost Photo: Emily Cooper

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GOODNIGHT DESDEMONA, GOOD MORNING JULIET
GOODNIGHT DESDEMONA, GOOD MORNING JULIET

United Players Role: Desdemona Photo: Derek Fu

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GOODNIGHT DESDEMONA, GOOD MORNING JULIET
GOODNIGHT DESDEMONA, GOOD MORNING JULIET

United Players Role: Desdemona Photo: Derek Fu

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GOODNIGHT DESDEMONA, GOOD MORNING JULIET
GOODNIGHT DESDEMONA, GOOD MORNING JULIET

United Players Role: Desdemona Photo: Nancy Caldwell

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GOODNIGHT DESDEMONA, GOOD MORNING JULIET
GOODNIGHT DESDEMONA, GOOD MORNING JULIET

United Players Role: Mercutio Photo: Nancy Caldwell

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GOODNIGHT DESDEMONA, GOOD MORNING JULIET
GOODNIGHT DESDEMONA, GOOD MORNING JULIET

United Players Role: Desdemona Photo: Nancy Caldwell

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GOODNIGHT DESDEMONA, GOOD MORNING JULIET
GOODNIGHT DESDEMONA, GOOD MORNING JULIET

United Players Role: Mercutio Photo: Nancy Caldwell

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GOODNIGHT DESDEMONA, GOOD MORNING JULIET
GOODNIGHT DESDEMONA, GOOD MORNING JULIET

United Players Role: Mercutio Photo: Derek Fu

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GOODNIGHT DESDEMONA, GOOD MORNING JULIET
GOODNIGHT DESDEMONA, GOOD MORNING JULIET

United Players Role: Mercutio Photo: Derek Fu

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KITSILANO SHOWBOAT
KITSILANO SHOWBOAT

North Shore Light Opera Diamond's Edge Photography

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KITSILANO SHOWBOAT
KITSILANO SHOWBOAT

North Shore Light Opera Diamond's Edge Photography

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CAMELOT
CAMELOT

DEEP COVE THEATRE Guinevere (Olesia Shewchuk) and Sir Lancelot (Carlos Vela-Martinez) Diamond's Edge Photography

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CAMELOT
CAMELOT

DEEP COVE THEATRE Guinevere Diamond's Edge Photography

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CAMELOT
CAMELOT

DEEP COVE THEATRE Guinevere (Olesia Shewchuk) and King Arthur (Hayden Clewes) Diamond's Edge Photography

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THE MERRY WIDOW
THE MERRY WIDOW

North Shore Light Opera Role: The widow Hanna Glawari Diamond's Edge Photography

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THE MERRY WIDOW
THE MERRY WIDOW

North Shore Light Opera Role: The widow Hanna Glawari Diamond's Edge Photography

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THE MERRY WIDOW
THE MERRY WIDOW

North Shore Light Opera The widow Hanna Glawari (Olesia Shewchuk) & Danilo (Carlos Vela-Martinez) Diamond's Edge Photography

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THE MERRY WIDOW
THE MERRY WIDOW

North Shore Light Opera The widow Hanna Glawari (Olesia Shewchuk) & Danilo (Carlos Vela-Martinez) Diamond's Edge Photography

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THE MERRY WIDOW
THE MERRY WIDOW

North Shore Light Opera Role: The widow Hanna Glawari Diamond's Edge Photography

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ROSES & DAGGERS
ROSES & DAGGERS

Vibrant House Productions Diamond's Edge Photography

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ROSES & DAGGERS
ROSES & DAGGERS

Vibrant House Productions Diamond's Edge Photography

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THE IMAGINARY INVALID
THE IMAGINARY INVALID

United Players Angelique (Olesia Shewchuk) & Cleante (Cody Kearsley) Photo:

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Photo: Nancy Caldwell
Photo: Nancy Caldwell

Angelique (Olesia Shewchuk) and Cleante (Cody Kearsley) in "The Imaginary Invalid", United Players

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WATCH

ACTOR REEL

SINGER & DANCER

DIRECTOR, COMPOSER, EDITOR

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Olesia Shewchuk ©2021  

SOME FILMS

Composer, Editor, Actor, Co-Writer, Co-Producer

The Perfect Spot

6:30 min - Color - An Opera Short Film - Canada

Every day, Wendell visits his favourite spot on a beach and has it all to himself. But one afternoon he finds Isabella there and she refuses to give it up. In this short opera film, Wendell and Isabella battle for the perfect spot, until an unexpected discovery takes them both by surprise.

Awards

Winner Audience Choice Awards, 48hour Lucky Penny Opera Challenge 2021

Director, Editor, Composer

Mime Vs Junkie

4:44 minutes - BW - A Comedy Silent Film - Canada

In the vein of the silent cinema and the films of Charlie Chaplin, Mime Vs. Junkie is a charming little film that centers in a park, where a mime artist meets a junkie while struggling to earn a living. Their encounter leads to an amusing and unforgettable finale.  

Awards, Festivals and Screenings

Rising Star Award, Canada International Film Festival

Best Universal Language Film, Cambofest, Cambodia

Best Short Film Nomination, Beloit International Film Festival

Official Selection, Tulsa International Film Festival, Oklahoma

Official Selection, NSI Online Film Festival, Canada

Official Selection, Daytona Beach Film Festival, Florida

Official Selection, Ion Film Festival, Los Angeles/Nigeria

Official Selection, BC Deaf Film Festival, Vancouver BC

Screening, Celluloid Social Club, Vancouver

Director, Editor

The Perfect Gift for Flora

6:57 min - Color - Drama - Canada

'When a mother and father promise their daughter anything that she wants for her birthday, things get a little complicated in their attempt to fulfill her request. Scriptwriter, Anna Wang and Director, Olesia Shewchuk tell a comical yet striking story, grappling with issues like parental neglect, racism, culture, and misinterpretation.'

- Kwaku Adu-Poku, Schema Magazine

Awards and Screenings

Best Performance in a Short Film for Actress Under 10, 32nd Annual Young Artist Awards 2011, LA

Official Selection, New Asia Film Festival, Vancouver

Director, Sound Design

Breaking Ground

8:34 min - Color - Drama - Canada

A Canadian border guard, Bill, faces off against a Colombian farmer, Paolo – who has stowed away in a container ship and landed at the Port of Vancouver. With a language barrier, a power imbalance, and rules and regulations putting pressure on the situation, Bill must make a life-changing decision that will be a turning point in both of their lives.  

Awards, Festivals

Winner: Merit Award for Cultural Perspective, Montana CINE International

Official Selection: Vancouver Latin American Film Festival

Official Selection: Whistler Film Festival

Official Selection: Bayou City Inspirational Film Festival

Official Selection: Boston Latino International Film Festival

Director, Editor

Breath of Fresh Air

3:27min - Comedy - Canada

Travis wants to air a new side of himself to his flawless girlfriend, Amanda. He's going to take their relationship to the next level… will this act rip them apart? In this cute romantic comedy short film, one man's expectations pass through the ultimate test.

AWARDS and FESTIVALS

Winner, 2nd Runner Up BEST SHORT FILM Audience Choice, Tickle Me Ottawa Film Festival

Official Selection, Tulsa International Film Festival

Director, DP, Editor

Romeo and Juliet

12:18 minutes - Drama - Canada

Shakespeare’s classic modernized with two women who fight for love in this beautiful short film set in Vancouver’s luscious Stanley Park.

Awards 

Finalist, Superu Online Competition

Official Selection, International Film Festival South Africa, Johanessberg

Director, Editor, Composer

The Roommate

5 min - Comedy - Canada

Sam and Brad are opposites.  Brad and Sam are roommates.  In this quirky little comedy, Brad drives Sam to the breaking point. Until finally, Sam figures out a way to get rid of Brad… for good!!!

Festivals

Official Selection, Gangrene Film Festival, Salt Lake City, Utah