Ryan Cunningham is Métis (Cree/Scottish) from Edmonton, Alberta. He is the co-founder and Artistic Manager of Alberta Aboriginal Performing Arts and the co-curator/producer of The RUBABOO Arts Festival. Ryan is a board member of IPAA (Indigenous Performing Arts Alliance) and the CanDANCE Network and a co-founder of The Agkowe Collective. Selected Theatre credits include: King Lear, The Ecstasy of Rita Joe (National Arts Centre).Annie Mae’s Movement, Death of a Chief, Dreary & Izzy (NEPA). Urinetown:The Musical, Vimy (Firehall Arts Centre). Next Years Man of Steel (Shadow Theatre). Selected Film & TV; BLACKSTONE, MIXED BLESSINGS, EARTH: FINAL CONTACT,and BLUE MURDER.