Michael Rubenfeld is a writer, director, actor, and producer originally from Winnipeg, now living in Toronto, Canada. His plays include Present Tense, Spain, and My Fellow Creatures. He is the co-founder and co-artistic director of Absit Omen Theatre with Hannah Moscovitch. In 2008 he was hired as the artistic producer of the SummerWorks Theatre Festival. Michael is a 2001 acting graduate from the National Theatre School of Canada.