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Mary-Lu Zahalan

High C Productions
Oakville, ON, Canada
MARY-LU ZAHALAN is a JUNO Award nominated recording artist with three albums to her credit. She was signed to a publishing deal with Sony Music and worked with renowned and award winning producers including; David Foster and Humberto Gatica.

In addition to having a long music career, Mary-Lu has numerous TV and film credits as an actor including The Third Miracle with Ed Harris, The Bold Type, Mistletoe Magic, Exhibit A, Twice In A Lifetime, PSI Factor, Top Cops, Ready Or Not and Missing Treasures. Mary-Lu has appeared in hundreds of television commercials and has done countless voice-overs and jingles. She is the creator and head of the Commercial Vocal Department in the Music Theatre program at Sheridan Institute of Advanced Learning and Technology. She is also an honours graduate of this same program.

Mary-Lu holds the distinction of being a Professor of Popular Music Theory and Performance after completing her Masters (cum laude) in The Beatles, Popular Music and Society at Liverpool Hope University in the UK. Mary-Lu’s dissertation, Cultural Capital: The Beatles in Canada was published in 2011 by The Beatle Works (Chicago, IL).

Mary-Lu is a celebrated guest coach at Lawson Vocal Studios and continues to teach Commercial Performance master classes all over North America.

Together with Lorraine Lawson, Mary-Lu co-authored “Power Of Performance: Becoming The Artist You Are Meant To Be” which is the official text of the commercial performance stream at Sheridan College.