Trubie is a graduate of the University of Otago, where he studied Languages and Linguistics.
His previous Court Theatre credits include The Princess and The Frog (and The Robber!) and The Wind in the Willows. He is also a Court Jester, regularly performing in Scared Scriptless. 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.