Fantasy Theatre for Children's Artistic Director and chief instructor at The Theatre School was Tony Frost, who founded the company in 1981.
In his 30 years as FTC's Artistic Director, he oversaw the presentation of more than 200 plays and 2,000 performances, with many students going on to careers in the performing arts.
Originally from Medicine Hat and moving to Winnipeg in 1965, Mr. Frost acted and directed for both stage and television, appearing with MTC, with Rainbow Stage, and on film.
Locally, he directed more than 300 productions for both children & adults, and was responsible for establishing theatre for young people in Manitoba.