Allain Roy has a solid background of skills and experience in the theatre industry. He graduated from the National Theatre School in the production department, where he also spent ten years teaching. He has been an assistant director and stage manager for numerous companies in Quebec (over 130 productions) in addition to touring in Canada and Europe. He has collaborated with several directors including Robert Lepage, Martine Beaulne, René-Richard Cyr, Brigitte Haentjens, Denis Marleau and Jean-Pierre Ronfard.
In 2009, he returned to his home in New-Brunswick. He signed the artistic direction of various special projects such as the musical theater Louis Mailloux produced by the Compagnie Viola-Léger and the oratorio The Valley of Possibilities, presented by the Cultural Society of the Memramcook Valley in collaboration with the New Brunswick Symphony Orchestra.
Since November 2018, he has been artistic director and co-general manager of the Théâtre populaire d'Acadie.