Kaitlyn Riordan was born in Montreal, studied in England (at The London Academy of Music & Dramatic Arts), lived in NYC, and now calls Toronto home. She’s a four-time Dora nominated actress and playwright and the co-Artistic Director of critically acclaimed Shakespeare in the Ruff (Ruff). Her play, Portia’s Julius Caesar, premiered there in the summer of 2018 and with Ruff, she has performed in The Winter’s Tale, Romeo & Juliet, Macbeth: Walking Shadows, Cymbeline’s Reign, and Two Gents. Recent acting credits: After the Fire (The Theatre Centre), Maggie & Pierre, Linda Griffith’s one woman show about the Trudeaus (Thousand Islands Playhouse, The Tarragon Theatre, The Grand Theatre), Noises Off! (The Segal Centre), Mockingbird (Next Stage Festival), The Merchant of Venice & Blithe Spirit (Stratford Festival). She is thrilled to be a part of telling a story that means so much to so many and thanks SD for all of his love and support. Up-coming: ‘Orphan Song’ at The Tarragon Theatre, May 2020.