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Debora Joy


Debora Joy

RCM Certified
Debora is an experienced voice teacher, performer and adjudicator. She taught for many years in the Musical Theatre department at Sheridan College, as well as in the Theatre program at York University, and she continues to teach voice for actors in the Theatre School at George Brown College. In her private studio, Debora has prepared many students for Royal Conservatory exams, and has had several students enter music programs at the post-secondary level. She enjoys teaching a wide range of styles including classical, musical theatre, jazz, pop, and indie. She is also a yoga teacher, and integrates physical release work and mindfulness into her teaching. Recently, she was a singing coach on The Handmaid's Tale as well as 2 episodes of Star Trek: Discovery. Zoom or Skype lessons are available.

Instrument / Discipline

  • Voice
  • Speech & Drama

Spoken languages

  • English

Specialized in

  • Youth (7-17)
  • Adults (18+)
  • Beginner/Elementary
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced

Teaches At

  • Online
  • Teacher's home
  • Teacher's studio

Specialist designation

  • Voice - Advanced
  • Voice - Elementary
  • Voice - Intermediate


  • 1994 - MFA - York University
  • 1981 - BMus - University of Toronto

Professional development

  • KYT - Kundalini Yoga Teacher - 2018

School Associations

  • National Association of Teachers of Singing, Inc. - National
RCM Credentials
RCM Certified