May Jasper is published playwright, podcaster, storyteller and internationally touring performer. She has written and performed in shows like the critically acclaimed not a very good story (which toured to Adelaide and Perth) and May and Alia do Pirates! (of Penzance) (which toured to New York and throughout Canada). May is a regular performer with Melbourne Shakespeare Company, playing roles like Stephano in The Tempest, Sir Toby in Twelfth Night and Verges in Much Ado About Nothing. She was also the winner of the prestigious storytelling competition The Moth Grand Slam in 2017.