Candice Roberts is a 5th generation European-Canadian settler based in Vancouver, BC as a guest in unceded Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), Səl̓ílwətaɬ (Tsleil- Waututh), and xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam) territories.
She is a theatre/comedy artist, dancer and creative coach, committed to a life of learning. Candice is a passionate researcher of creativity, mental health and the connection between healthy communities and self expression.
In 2014 she received the Mayor’s Arts Award for her work in community building through the arts. She facilitated a team of artists to co designed a community arts program that was implemented within the BC health system for folks in recovery with addiction and mental health issues.
Candice is the band leader of the critically acclaimed Myrtle Family Band, is a founding member of the Jessie Award nominated Dusty Flowerpot Cabaret Society and artistic director of Candy Bones Theatre.
Candy Bones is dedicated to devising and sharing innovative and original inter-arts theatre works of artistic excellence.
Check out our current works:
IDEAS BOBERT: a ridiculous multi-media physical comedy show in the likes of Charlie Chaplin.
LARRY: a provocative and hilarious gender bending feminist comedy.