Victoria Shaskan is a professional theatre artist committed to using theater as a tool for social change. Her work encompasses directing, playwriting, dramaturgy and youth arts instruction. Victoria has a Masters in Theatre Studies, with a focus on African Theatre and Theatre for Development from Leeds University, UK. She has worked nationally and internationally developing and delivering theatrical programs that foster social change, including engaging underserved youth from schools, prisons and the local community in the theatrical process. Victoria has a particular passion for developing new and innovative programs that empower and inspire young people to reach their potential as leaders in their communities.