Tommi.b.Coyote (Zach) she/her, is a transfeminine playwright, television creator, actor, songstress, and artistic leader, born and based in Mohkinstsis (Calgary). A mixed raced adoptee with Filipinx, Settler and Mi’gmaq Ancestors, she creates and nurtures performances that honour her ancestors, and the communities she lives, walks and breaths alongside. She creates, performs and collaborates across Turtle Island, from Fringe to Film and everywhere in between.
Her body of work includes:
As writer: Snowblind (Lunchbox Theatre/Making Treaty 7), Kohkum & me (The Rest of Us Theatre Co.) and a TV adaptation of The Hayloft, in development at the CBC.
As performer: Bright Star, Cariboo Magi (Rosebud Theatre), Romeo & Juliet (Theatre Calgary/Shakespeare by the Bow) Pawakan (Workshop at The Stratford Festival), The Street (Pounds Performance) as well as performing her own shows Kohkum & me and Snowblind