Lambton Drive, London, Ontario
Mark Pichkur
Baritone - Theodore Baerg Studio
Mark, 18, is a first-year student who is very excited to be in Pirates of Penzance. Mark has always had a passion for music in any of its forms, his musical career started in Moscow, Russia where took piano lessons starting at the age of 5.  Mark has been playing piano ever since and has his Grade 10 Diploma with all the corequisite theory and history exams. Pirates of Penzance is the first show he has ever been a part of, and is the debut of his career as an individual singer, as he has mostly sung in choirs before. In April Mark auditioned and got accepted for both the voice and the piano programs here at Western, however, having discovered certain potential in his voice, decided to study the latter. Mark is looking forward to all the rehearsals and performances!

Biography written by Mark Pichkur.