Kemi King (she/her) is a writer, director, and performance artist. Her work has been produced by Obsidian, and Canadian Stage. She has also created and performed works with Soulpepper Theatre and as a part of the Paprika Festival. She is currently studying and exploring performance at Queen’s University with a major in drama and a minor in gender studies. She is one of the co-founders and artistic director of YIKES, a theatre company founded in her second year of undergrad. Kemi is passionate about the arts how they can be used to help shape social consciousness.