Jeremy O. Harris
“Being a black body in the world makes you feel kind of insane. You feel like you always want to laugh and you always don’t.”
Jeremy O. Harris is a writer and performer who combines contemporary art, popular music, and theory into provocative theater. His full-length plays include Slave Play, “Daddy”, Xander Xyst, Dragon:1, and WATER SPORTS; or insignificant white boys. He is the 11th recipient of the Vineyard Theatre’s Paula Vogel Playwrighting Award, a 2016 MacDowell Colony Fellow, an Orchard Project Greenhouse artist, a resident playwright with Colt Coeur, and is under commission from Lincoln Center Theater and Playwrights Horizons.