Elyne is a writer, actor and director. She holds a MFA in Dramatic Writing from New York University/Tisch, a BA Honors degree in Drama from the University of Alberta and is an alumna of the TV program at the Canadian Film Centre. Elyne is currently developing her sci-fi drama series, THE TUBE, for television and has a feature screenplay in development with Piller/Segan. She was recently commissioned by the Stratford Festival for her adaptation of Jane Eyre. Produced plays include the Sterling Award winning Lig & Bittle (with Jared Matsunaga-Turnbull), Stray, Look Both Ways, Souvenirs of Home, Trust, What, One Block Radius and a radio play, Direct Dial (CBC Radio). Recently, her play Pond Life was read and performed at theatres and universities around the world as part of Climate Change Theatre Action, an international effort to bring awareness to climate change. Webseries credits include factual series Today on Earth and Dirt on Green and she has an extensive list of new media concept and design credits. She has been an artistic associate at Workshop West Theatre and a former Co-Director at Concrete Theatre. Elyne currently lives in Toronto.