Sayda Trujillo was born in Montreal and grew up in Canada, Guatemala, and the USA. She is a theatre artist specializing in voice and movement. Her training combines a BFA in Acting from the California Institute of the Arts; a post-graduate certificate in Physical Theatre from the Dell’ Arte International School of Physical Theatre; and a Masters in Voice Studies from the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama in London where her training included Vocal Anatomy, Accents, Vocal Pedagogy, and Practice as Research. Her graduate work culminated in her master’s thesis, “Latino/a Voices: Reconsidering the ‘Natural,’ ‘Familiar’ and ‘Cultural’ in Freeing Vocal Expression.” Sayda is full-time faculty at Dell’Arte International. She has performed with CWB – USA in Guatemala, Mexico, and Palestine.