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MONICA GARRIDO

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Monica Garrido (she/her) Mexican born Toronto based. SOULPEPPER : Host of the Queer Youth Cabaret. Other Theatre: “Private Eyes” (lemonTree Creations), “Bypass” (Caminos Festival),“Youth/Elder project” (Buddies in Bad Times), “Naughty Listers” (Second City Toronto), “Dyke City” (Buddies in Bad Times). Film & Television: Baroness Von Sketch, Austra Music Video, Love you to death, Diferente. Other: She is part of the Drag King boyband “Boiband the Boyband”, She Co-hosts and Co- Produces Aluna Theatre’s “Radio Aluna Theatre”, She’s part of the ensemble of the Canadian Comedy Award winning show Sketch Comedy Extravaganza Eleganza.​ Monica is the 2018 recipient of the Queer Emerging Artist Award at Buddies in Bad Times Theatre.

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Special Thanks to my partner Elizabeth Staples for collaborating with me on this piece and for being part of it and also being part of my life. Also gracias to my roommate Omar Ramirez for helping out with everything on recording day. And to my sister Ana Lucia Garrido for her song and her talent. Thanks to Liam Hart for editing, and Kenneth and Alia. And Everyone on the Soulpepper Team.