Ryan McCanna

Ryan McCanna - CSB Class of 2018
Wardrobe Supervisor/Assistant Stage Manager

Her final year at CSB, Ryan was a recipient of the Wagner-Berger Prize for Short Fiction. She also finished a yearlong Digital Production internship with Tiger Oak Media in Minneapolis.

She graduated with a degree in Theater, as well as English with a Concentration in Creative Writing, and minored in Hispanic Studies. The summer of 2018, Ryan served as a Wardrobe Supervisor/Assistant Stage Manager for the Medora Musical in Medora, North Dakota. There, she cared for the costumes of 20 professional performers and worked backstage for 100 consecutive performances. She continues to write and submit original short stories to journals around the country, as well as work for professional theater companies. Ryan currently works in Eagan, MN, as a Content Writer at FindLaw, a business of Thomson Reuters that provides online legal information and online marketing services for law firms. She is excited that she has returned to Minnesota and has started this new adventure! She plans to attend grad school in the future.