Germaine Konji | Lyricist, Composer | King Henry Five
For Driftwood: Debut.
Other Writing Credits (selected): After the Reckoning, Centaur theatre 2020. The Rising, 2021 Confederation Centre of the Arts Young Company, The Lobster Who Cried Person, Bad Hats Theatre 2021, The Smearing of Silent Blood, Stratford Festival – Finally There’s Sun.
About: Germaine (she/they) is a Kenyan-Canadian actor, singer, writer and activist. Her artistry lives where the theatrical, cultural, and political intersect. They’re co-founder of The And, Stage Company, a not-for-profit creating opportunities for women and members of the trans community. Germaine is a 2020 graduate of Sheridan Music Theatre Performance Program and recipient of the 2020 Musical Stage Company Banks Prize, 2020 Outstanding Contribution to the Canadian Music Theatre Project-Sheridan College and 2019 Highest Achievement in Acting Performance-Sheridan College.