Myekah Payne is a Developmental/Production Dramaturge 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 currently works as a production dramaturge for Driftwood Theatre, a Shakespeare touring company also based in Toronto. Being OTC’s Company Dramaturge is a position she is excited to take on for 18/19 season. Myekah is passionate about storytelling and theatre and cannot wait to bring this into her work with Obsidian.
Myekah is a DD-TD Black Playwrights Mentoring Program dramaturge and worked with Dainty Smith.