Rebecca Applebaum is a playwright, actor, and musician and was born, bred and educated in Toronto. She earned her M.A. in English from the University of Toronto and was a member of fu-GEN Theatre’s seventh Kitchen Playwriting Unit. As an actor, Applebaum works in theatre, film and television. Recent work includes: paper SERIES (Cahoots Theatre Company), Harriet’s House (Gailey Road Productions), Project ACT (Mixed Company Theatre), and The Physical Ramifications of Attempted Global Domination (Birdtown and Swanville/ Harbourfront HATCH). She also co-wrote and co-starred in Don’t Look (Next Stage Theatre Festival), and was a member of the indie pop band, Europe in Colour.