Frances Koncan (she/they) is a playwright of mixed Anishinaabe and Slovene descent. Originally from Couchiching First Nation, they are currently based in Treaty 1 territory in Winnipeg, Manitoba. They are a graduate of the City University of New York Brooklyn College’s MFA Playwriting Program and are sadly only allowed to drink one coffee a day right now for medical reasons. Their plays include Space Girl (Prairie Theatre Exchange, 2023); Women of the Fur Trade (Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre, 2020); Torn Through Time (Manitoba Theatre for Young People, 2018); and numerous poorly-reviewed Fringe plays. Twitter/IG/FB/TikTok: @franceskoncan.