Mary Fay Coady is an actor and Alexander Technique teacher. Acting credits include: This Is Nowhere, At This Hour (Zuppa Theatre/Merritt nominee), Miss Caledonia (Neptune/Canada/UK Tour), David For Queen (HTYP), Tribe of One (Doppler Effect/Merritt nominee), Jekyll and Hyde (Misery/SBTS), Twelfth Night, MacBeth, Love’s Labour’s Lost (SBTS), The Perfection of Man, Together We Are More (Misery) and In the Backseat (Eastern Front). Mary Fay’s production of The Perfection of Man won Best Comedy at the Atlantic Fringe Festival in 2013. In 2014, she premiered her original show Tender Beast at Queer Acts and won Best Theatre Actress in The Coast’s Best of Halifax poll. Mary Fay received the Robert Merritt Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Lead in 2018 for her portrayal of Chaya.