Alia Ettienne began acting in her teenage years after attending drama class in high school. At the age of fifteen she began attending the Bcurrent Summer Arts Program after her first acting audition. She then moved on to do multiple arts programs across Toronto such as Children’s Peace Theatre and A.M.Y Project.
After completing high school she participated in the Paprika Festival then attended Sheridan College as apart of their Performing Arts program studying acting, vocals and movement.
She has worked with companies such as Canadian Stage, Toronto Fringe Festival and Theatre Passe Maurielle.