Melanie O’Brien is a performer from St. John’s, Newfoundland. She is a Sheridan College Honours Graduate and scholarship recipient. Melanie has worked with many theatre companies at home and in Ontario such as Canada’s Wonderland, TaDa Productions, The Sprit of Newfoundland and more. Melanie released her debut album of original music in 2016 titled, shining in the Blue and was subsequently nominated for several MusicNL’s awards, taking home Music Educator of the year. In 2019 Melanie released more music and toured across Newfoundland and Atlantic Canada. She is also part of pop duo, The Duds with Philip Goodridge and in 2020 they released their debut album, These Words I Can’t Forget. The Duds recently released a new single, Til We Run and have some original holiday music coming out this season. Melanie is currently working as a resident artist with Terra Bruce Productions. She played Emma in Terra Bruce’s recent web series, These are my Mountains and is delighted for the opportunity to bring Liza to life in No Change in the Weather. Thank you to everyone at Terra Bruce for this amazing opportunity and cheers to a fabulous production team, cast and crew!