Messiah Cristine is a poet/playwright/performer from Miami, Florida. She graduated from Sarah Lawrence College with a degree in Liberal Arts. She has interned at The Tonight Show and The Late Night Show with Seth Meters. Her plays have been workshopped at the Echo Theater, Texas State University and The Kennedy Center. She is the recipient of The Mark Twain Comic Award, Black & Latino Playwrights Award, and a Semi Finalist for the Blue Ink Playwriting Award.