Myekah Payne | Player (Shakespeare D&D) | Dramaturg (King Henry Five)

For Driftwood: Five Driftwood seasons.

Other (selected): Myekah is a Developmental/Production Dramaturg based in the city of Toronto. Myekah has a diploma in Musical Theatre Performance. She also completed a 2-year new play dramaturgy program while working on her BA at York University. She is currently the Associate Artistic Director for Tarragon Theatre. Her credits include the Company Dramaturg for Obsidian Theatre, Associate Dramaturg with Nightswimming Theatre.

About: I am interested in playing Shakespeare D&D because I think it’s a wonderful test for the imagination. Also, dramaturgically speaking, it’s an extremely entertaining way to explore character types and perspectives.

Outside of theatre Myekah enjoys hiking and camping during the summer and books and hot tea in the winter.