Emilee Nimetz is a spoken word poet, performance artist, playwright, blogger, actor, choreographer, and dance instructor. She graduated from Sheridan College’s Musical Theatre Performance Program in 2010 and attended the Banff Centre’s Spoken Word Residency in 2014 under program director Tanya Evanson. She is trained in Cecchetti Ballet, Fosse Jazz, Viewpoints Method, Contact improv, Clown, and more. She has featured as a poet at events and poetry slams across Canada and the US. In 2014, Emilee was Vancouver’s Individual Poetry Slam Champion and then a finalist in the Canadian Individual Poetry Slam in 2015. Her work has been featured on Button Poetry, as well as Best of Button.