Meghan Swaby

Actor and playwright in Toronto

Meghan Swaby

Actor and playwright in Toronto

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Meghan Swaby is an actor and playwright.

Her play Venus' Daughter was produced by Obsidian Theatre in February 2016.

Some of her work as a playwright includes; Who the Hell is Eleanore? (Hysteria festival, rock. paper. sistahz), Write from the Hip (Nightwood Theatre) and participation in the inaugural Playwright Residency with Diaspora Dialogues (2015).

As an actor, Meghan has worked with; b current (wise.woman, the Beauty project), 4th Line (The Last Green Hill ), Magnetic North (TOUGH! - 2009), Necessary Angel (Tout Comme Elle - Luminato 2011) , Blyth Festival ( The Devil You Know), Birdtown and Swanville (The Physical Ramifications of Attempted Global Domination, I Never Get Dressed Till After Dark on Sundays and Family Story), Roseneath Theatre (In This World - 2014), Woody Harrelson's Toronto workshop production of Bullet for Adolf and the Dora nominated production of Sheila Heit's All Our Happy Days Are Stupid (Suburban Beast/ Harbourfront World Stage and The Kitchen - New York City).

Selected TV/ Film credits include, Alphas (Syfy), The Firm (NBC), TRIPTYCHTRIPTYCHTRIPTYCH (Barelegs and Rainboots production), and web series Touring TO (Crazy shirt productions). Have a look at her reel here!https://vimeo.com/171465314

Meghan had the pleasure of going to Big Island Hawaii recently to take part in YEMOYA . An international artistic residency with acclaimed dub poet, educator and monodramatist d'bi young.

In October 2015, Meghan was invited to participate in the International Actors Fellowship in London England at the world renowned Shakespeare's Globe.

This July she will travel to Jalapa, Mexico to perform in Comedy of Errors as part of the International Actors Ensemble.

Meghan is graduate of the University of Windsor’s BFA Acting program and an alumni of b current's rAizn the sun ensemble.

  • Education
    • University of Windsor - BFA Acting