a chat with Natasha

Q: Can you please introduce yourself?

I’m Natasha. I play Character #10 and Sofia Oliveira. I’m in 11th grade and I live in Ottawa. I’m on my school’s improv team.

Q: What does being in 12 mean to you?

I find it really special to be in 12. I’m always learning new information about climate change. With “12”, I feel like I can express myself about my worries and hopes.

Q: What’s your favourite part of the natural world?

The Amazon rainforests. They’re fantastical! Magic.

Trees. They provide and we should return the favour.

Q: What’s one of your specific Climate Change worries?

I worry about the increase in natural disasters

Q: What’s a question you’d like to ask anyone about Climate Change?

Do you worry about climate change? Do you keep yourself informed?

Q: When the audience leaves 12, you hope they will …

Reflect on what they watch and on themselves

Q: What’s your favourite word?


[Image Description: a youth with long dark brown hair and wearing a grey t-shirt with pink flowers. She stands, smiling, leaning on a tree]

Photo: Brigitte Pellerin


One week closer: just 10 weeks till 12 at the GCTC! Here’s Natasha, Character 10, with the impact of mining in the Amazon. #12 #gctc [Video Description]: A youth with long black hair sits in a white room.

♬ original sound – 12
10 weeks to 12!