Eli McIlveen is the creator, playwright and director of Alba Salix.

Eli has been recording strange noises since he first “borrowed” his dad’s cassette player as a kid. During his five-year stint at CKMS-FM (University of Waterloo), he was a producer, actor and occasional writer for the weekly comedy series Philler, and went on to host a weekly radio theatre showcase. Since then he’s been sound designer and operator for a raft of theatre productions in Toronto.

He’s also a line producer for Radio Drama Revival, a biweekly podcast showcasing the best in modern audio drama. He’s been dialogue editor on two shows for 11th Hour Audio Productions, and has appeared in Jim Robbie and the Wanderers and Radiation World playing mostly invertebrates and nerds.