Payton Kirkpatrick (she/her) is a singer, actor and performer majoring in vocal performance at
Acadia University with a lifelong passion for singing, performance, creating community, and
making people laugh.
Originally from New Brunswick, Payton splits her time between Menagoesg/Saint John NB and
Mi’kma’ki/Wolfville, NS. Over the years, Payton has appeared in various New Brunswick variety
shows alongside New Brunswick musical artists such as Levi Rowan, Apryll Eileen, and comedian
James Mullinger. Payton also has a passion for theatre and has been involved with various
community theatre companies such as Kennebecasis Valley Players and The Saint John Theatre
Company. Her most recent role was Anna in Kennebecasis Valley Players’ 2022 production of
Frozen jr. Professionally, Payton enjoys social media marketing and spearheaded the Imperial
Theatre’s comedic summer 2022 TikTok campaign, “Imperial Theatre Hype House”. Currently,
Payton is studying classical voice, and is also the face of Surkeus Records Weekly News.