Luke Reece is a Producer, Playwright, and Spoken Word Artist based in Toronto. He loves engaging with and empowering young-in-craft artists that are as diverse as the community he lives in. Along with being the Producer at Obsidian Theatre Luke is the co-creator of the Dark Nights conversation series, and Artistic Director of Little Black Afro Theatre. He teaches and facilitates regularly with Crow’s Theatre, CANVAS Arts Action Programs, and the Paprika Festival. Luke is the 2017 Toronto Poetry Slam Grand Champion and captained the 2017 Toronto team. Most recently the team competed at the Canadian Festival of Spoken Word against teams across the country, and placed first. Individually, Luke placed 2nd in Canada at the Canadian Individual Poetry Slam Finals in 2018.