Kira is a queer, feminist, theatre artist whose work is focused on LGBTQ+ representation.  She is a PhD student studying Theatre & Performance Studies at York University and she is an alumna of the inaugural all-female writing unit, The Women’s Room (Pat the Dog Theatre Creation & Sonderlust Collective).  Her show Queer Spawn has been showcased on stages throughout Kitchener/ Waterloo, Toronto and Hamilton.  Recent writing credits include:  Under (HamilTEN), Lay to Rest (staged reading, Pat the Dog Theatre Creation), and Futch/ Bemme (OutFest2018 & Gay Play Day Festival). She is also the co-author, with her mom Susan Meyers, of “The Queer Baby Project: Excerpts from the Experiment” published in Swelling with Pride: Queer Conception and Adoption Stories.  Select acting credits include:  Dariya in There are No Gays in… (Page1), Alex in Futch/ Bemme (OutFest 2018 & Gay Play Day Festival), Mina in Letting Go (West End Theatre Festival), and Juliet in Romeo and Juliet; Occupy Verona (Theatre Erindale). Kira is committed to creating art that motivates social change and is so happy to officially be joining the Pat the Dog team!  More details at http://kirameyersguiden.weebly.com/