Meet The Team: Samantha Alexandra

Will Woods


Storyteller for the Lost Souls of Gastown Tour

Samantha Alexandra (she/her) is a seasoned storyteller, known for her captivating performances that transport audiences through time and place. Born and raised in the enchanting province of Newfoundland, Samantha pursued her passion for the arts by obtaining a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree before making the move to Vancouver, where she currently resides in the vibrant community of Mount Pleasant.

Samantha’s artistic resume boasts an impressive list of theatrical productions, including The Penelopiad, Taming of the Shrew, In The Next Room, Abandon Hope Mabel Dorthy, Emilia, Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime, The Vagina Monologues, Sylvia, and numerous others. With a wealth of experience under her belt, Samantha is well-equipped with the skills required to captivate and engage any audience.

Aside from her established career as an accomplished storyteller, Samantha is also a dedicated teacher and podcast host. Her podcast, Sonder, offers a unique listening experience that delves into intimate conversations with guests by asking increasingly personal questions.

Samantha’s varied interests extend beyond the arts. She’s also an active athlete, participating in both softball and dodgeball leagues. Her love of history, storytelling, and theatre led her to Forbidden Vancouver, where she joined the team as a storyteller for the Lost Souls of Gastown Tour. 

With her tremendous talent, personable nature, and wealth of experience, Samantha Alexandra is an artist and storyteller who leaves a lasting impression on all those who have the pleasure of experiencing her work. See Samantha on the Lost Souls of Gastown Tour!

Sam’s Vancouver Recommendation

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