Patrice Jacques graduated from the John Abbott College: Professional Theatre Technical program in 1994. Ever since, he has worked in all facets of the entertainment industry. From stage managing to props master in theatre, to model maker, make-up effects mold maker & special effects props maker in movies. He has also had the honor of being the props specialist for all 22 running show from the Cirque du Soleil headquarters in Montreal for 7 years. He loves learning and sharing his knowledge. Joining the Theatre faculty 3 years ago, he currently teaches props building, sculpting in various mediums, mask fabrication and mold making. Throughout the various stages of his versatile career, he’s stayed active in the film business with his sfx props making company working on such films as The Aviator, The Day After Tomorrow, The Mummy 3, White House Down, Riddick and XMEN: Days of Future Past.