Miriam Cummings is an interdisciplinary artist whose poetry, playwriting, and performance articulates emotional nuance. Based in Tiohtià:ke (Montréal) for more than a decade, Miriam co-founded Hopegrown Productions. With Hopegrown, she has developed, produced, and toured four new plays within Canada and internationally, including her award-winning solo show: The One.
Miriam has taught acting and devising to hundreds of adults independently and as an Instructor with Concordia’s Theatre Department. Miriam began an MFA in Interdisciplinary Studies at UBCO in Fall 2022 where she studies and creates on the ancestral, unceded territory of the Syilx Okanagan Nation.