Trubie is a graduate of the University of Otago, where he studied Languages and Linguistics.
He is an apprentice Court Jester, performing in Scared Scriptless and, most recently, The Court Theatre’s production of The Princess and The Frog (and The Robber!). His other theatre credits include He Kura Kōrero (Circa Theatre); The Bald Soprano (Arcade Theatre Company); King Arthur (Rollicking Entertainment Ltd); Red Riding Robyn Hood and Shakespeare As You Write It (New Zealand Playhouse Tour 2018).
Trubie has performed as an improviser through New Zealand, the US and Canada. He was the Creative Director of Dunedin improv troupe Improsaurus and coached improv in Otago from 2008.