Archives: Team

Denise Young

Denise has always been drawn to mission-driven organizations and creatives. While she has been involved with North Coast Repertory Theatre for nearly 20 years, it was only recently that she became part of our staff first as the Donor Relations and Events Manager and now as our Director of Development. She is thrilled to be part of the team at North Coast Rep,

Brian Mackey

Brian has been a professional actor and teacher in San Diego for over 15 years. He has appeared on stages across San Diego including North Coast Repertory, Lamb’s Players Theatre, San Diego Repertory, Cygnet Theatre, Backyard Renaissance, Diversionary Theatre, New Village Arts, Roustabouts Theatre, Intrepid Theatre, ion theatre, and the Coronado Playhouse.

Melani Bruce

Born and raised in San Diego, Melani joined the North Coast Rep family as Patron Services Representative in July 2019, and was promoted to Patron Services Lead Representative in September 2021. A graduate of Pepperdine University with dual degrees in Public Relations and Spanish, Melani has worked for both corporations and nonprofits alike. She has been a wedding coordinator,

Nicolas A. Castillo

In addition to his accounting work, Nicolas is an actor who loves all things Shakespeare, sword fights, and puppetry. It is his mission to create theatre that helps audiences forget their troubles and share in a experience that leaves them feeling a little more optimistic about the world at large.

Recent acting credits include: Ordinary People