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Jeremy O. Harris

 

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[Broadway, 2021] [Replacement]
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[Broadway, 2019]
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Writing

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Jeremy O. Harris and Cast of Slave Play Photo

Jeremy O. Harris and Cast of Slave Play

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01/24/2022
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Jeremy O. Harris

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Date:
01/24/2022
Jeremy O. Harris and Cast of Slave Play Photo

Jeremy O. Harris and Cast of Slave Play

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Date:
01/24/2022

 

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Productions

[Broadway, 2021] [Replacement]
Playwright[Replacement]

[Broadway, 2019]
Author

Writing
Playwright
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Jeremy O. Harris Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2020 - Best Play
Jeremy O. Harris, Slave Play
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2019 - John Gassner Award
Jeremy O. Harris, Slave Play

Jeremy O. Harris News

Pulitzer Prize Finalist CIRCLE JERK Announces Special Pride Performances Photo Pulitzer Prize Finalist CIRCLE JERK Announces Special Pride Performances
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 26, 2022

Circle Jerk, the Pulitzer Prize Finalist piece, will host special, late-night performances in honor of pride month this June at The Connelly Theater and online. These wild and unhinged performances will begin on June 11.

Jenn Colella, Gavin Creel, Marilyn Maye & More to be Featured in Eugene O'Neill Theat Photo Jenn Colella, Gavin Creel, Marilyn Maye & More to be Featured in Eugene O'Neill Theater Center 58th Summer Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 19, 2022

The Eugene O’Neill Theater Center has announced its 2022 summer season, which features the return of some beloved in-person public events put on pause during the virtual and hybrid seasons of 2020 and 2021. 

Previews Begin Tonight for DREAMING ZENZILE, Presented by New York Theatre Workshop & Photo Previews Begin Tonight for DREAMING ZENZILE, Presented by New York Theatre Workshop & National Black Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 17, 2022

New York Theatre Workshop and National Black Theatre will present Dreaming Zenzile, based on the life of Miriam Makeba, by Grammy-nominated Vocalist/Composer Somi Kakoma, directed by Obie Award winner, Tony Award nominee, NYTW Usual Suspect & former NYTW 2050 Artistic Fellow Lileana Blain-Cruz.

Performance Space New York Presents Brontez Purnell's INVISIBLE TRIAL Next Month Photo Performance Space New York Presents Brontez Purnell's INVISIBLE TRIAL Next Month
by Stephi Wild - May 17, 2022

Performance Space New York presents Brontez Purnell's Invisible Trial, a dance solo from the acclaimed writer (100 Boyfriends, MCDxFSG) and dancer (Brontez Purnell Dance Company), June 16–18 (in The Sydney Neilma Theatre, 150 1st Ave. 4th floor). Choreographed by Larry Arrington, Invisible Trial is loosely based on the Sylvia Plath short story 'Johnny Panic and the Bible of Dreams”—with anxiety as the work's overlord.

Park Avenue Armory to Present ARCHER AYMES LOST AND FOUND RETROSPECTIVE: A JUNETEENTH Photo Park Avenue Armory to Present ARCHER AYMES LOST AND FOUND RETROSPECTIVE: A JUNETEENTH EXHIBITION
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

Park Avenue Armory will continue its Making Space Public Programming series with Archer Aymes Lost and Found Retrospective: A Juneteenth Exhibition, Sunday, June 19, 2022 from 3pm to 6pm. Audiences explore the legacy of emancipation through an immersive installation and operatic performance.

Industry Pro Newsletter: Box Office Realities Show Recovery Slow Across the Country Photo Industry Pro Newsletter: Box Office Realities Show Recovery Slow Across the Country
by Alex Freeman - May 16, 2022

While governmental support over the past few years has helped companies stay afloat, with rising costs and additional pandemic related support no longer an option, the realities are starting to settle in.

Carl Clemons-Hopkins and Crystal Dickinson to Star in the World Premiere of LESSONS I Photo Carl Clemons-Hopkins and Crystal Dickinson to Star in the World Premiere of LESSONS IN SURVIVAL: 1971 at Vineyard Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 12, 2022

Vineyard Theatre has announced casting and design team for the upcoming World Premiere of Lessons in Survival: 1971 at Vineyard Theatre (108 East 15th Street) now on-sale. Lessons In Survival: 1971 will begin previews at Vineyard Theatre (108 East 15th Street) May 26, 2022 and play through June 30 with an opening night set for June 9.  

This Week's New Classifieds on BWW - 5/12/2022 Photo This Week's New Classifieds on BWW - 5/12/2022
by - May 12, 2022

This Week's New Classified Listings on BroadwayWorld for 5/12/2022 include new jobs for those looking to work in the theatre industry.

Billy Crudup & Deirdre O'Connell to Host Vineyard Theatre 2022 Gala Photo Billy Crudup & Deirdre O'Connell to Host Vineyard Theatre 2022 Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 11, 2022

Vineyard Theatre has announced that Billy Crudup (“The Morning Show,” The Vineyard’s Harry Clarke) and Deirdre O'Connell (recent Tony Nominee for Dana H.) will co-host Vineyard Theatre’s annual gala on Monday, May 16, 2022.

Jeremy O. Harris Announced as Next Presiding Playwright for 2023 Yale Drama Series Pr Photo Jeremy O. Harris Announced as Next Presiding Playwright for 2023 Yale Drama Series Prize
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 10, 2022

The 2023 Yale Drama Series Prize has chosen Jeremy O. Harris, the Yale alum and Tony-nominated author of Slave Play, as the presiding playwright for its landmark 15th anniversary year. As his first order of business, Harris is assembling an international group of readers to help evaluate submissions as part of a larger effort to infuse the process with a more global point-of-view.

Jeremy O. Harris Videos

VIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of SLAVE PLAY in Los Angeles VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of SLAVE PLAY in Los Angeles
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 28, 2022

Last week marked opening night of the West Coast premiere of playwright Jeremy O. Harris' unflinching new work Slave Play in Los Angeles at the Center Theatre Group / Mark Taper Forum now through March 13, 2022.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for ZOLA, Co-Written by Janicza Bravo & Jeremy O. Harris VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for ZOLA, Co-Written by Janicza Bravo & Jeremy O. Harris
by Stage Tube - Mar 31, 2021

'The Band's Visit' star Ari'el Stachel stars in the film, which is based on a viral Twitter thread by A'Ziah 'Zola' King.

VIDEO: SLAVE PLAY Script Revisited in Jeremy O. Harris' 'Notes on Style' VideoVIDEO: SLAVE PLAY Script Revisited in Jeremy O. Harris' 'Notes on Style'
by Stage Tube - Mar 1, 2021

A new video has been released from Slave Play, and its playwright, Jeremy O. Harris, called 'Notes on Style.'

VIDEO: Watch Sneak Peek of NYTW's 25 YEARS OF RENT: MEASURED IN LOVE VideoVIDEO: Watch Sneak Peek of NYTW's 25 YEARS OF RENT: MEASURED IN LOVE
by Stage Tube - Feb 26, 2021

A quarter century ago, Jonathan Larson's groundbreaking musical, RENT, opened at New York Theatre Workshop. From its humble beginnings at NYTW, this rock musical went on to shape a generation. What began in the East Village traveled to Broadway, across the nation and around the world. While we await showtime, check out a trailer for the big event!

VIDEO: Jeremy O. Harris Recruits Seth Meyers to Tweet at Rihanna About the Federal Th VideoVIDEO: Jeremy O. Harris Recruits Seth Meyers to Tweet at Rihanna About the Federal Theatre Project
by Stage Tube - Dec 8, 2020

Jeremy O. Harris talks about Slave Play’s 12 Tony nominations, the future of theater after the coronavirus pandemic and asks a special favor of Seth.

VIDEO: See Jeremy O. Harris in a New Episode of GUCCIFEST OUVERTURE VideoVIDEO: See Jeremy O. Harris in a New Episode of GUCCIFEST OUVERTURE
by Stage Tube - Nov 19, 2020

Our world becomes a stage in the fourth episode as Silvia arrives for an audition in a theatre together with her friend and fellow performer, played by actor and playwright Jeremy O. Harris, who offers encouragement. 

VIDEO: Jeremy O. Harris on Why He Doesn't Miss 'Theater in a Building' VideoVIDEO: Jeremy O. Harris on Why He Doesn't Miss 'Theater in a Building'
by Stage Tube - Aug 14, 2020

Jeremy O. Harris recently chatted with PBS NewsWire about what affect the pandemic is having on the theatre industry, the importance of keeping theatre alive, and more.

VIDEO: Jeremy O. Harris Talks SLAVE PLAY as Part of Center Theatre Group's ART GOES O VideoVIDEO: Jeremy O. Harris Talks SLAVE PLAY as Part of Center Theatre Group's ART GOES ON Series
by Stage Tube - May 1, 2020

Center Theatre Group has released a new episode of Art Goes On, featuring Jeremy O. Harris!

BWW TV: Ato Blankson-Wood and James Cusati-Moyer Look Back on the Importance of SLAVE VideoBWW TV: Ato Blankson-Wood and James Cusati-Moyer Look Back on the Importance of SLAVE PLAY
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Mar 8, 2020

Provocative. Scalding. Explosive. Radical. Daring. These are just a few words that have used to describe Jeremy O. Harris's latest work- Slave Play, which just concluded its Broadway run at the Golden Theatre in January. The critically acclaimed play, brought to life onstage by director Robert O'Hara, rocked the world of audiences since it opened on October 6, and long before that, during its off-Broadway run at New York Theatre Workshop.

VIDEO: Watch Kristin Chenoweth Accept HRC's Ally for Equality Award! VideoVIDEO: Watch Kristin Chenoweth Accept HRC's Ally for Equality Award!
by Stage Tube - Feb 24, 2020

Earlier this month, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) - the nation's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization - honored Broadway veteran Kristin Chenoweth with the Ally for Equality Award at the 19th Annual HRC Greater New York Gala.


Jeremy O. Harris Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Jeremy O. Harris written?
Jeremy O. Harris has written 2 shows including Slave Play (Playwright), A Boy's Company Presents: (Playwright).

What awards has Jeremy O. Harris been nominated for?
Best Play (Tony Awards) for Slave Play and John Gassner Award (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Slave Play .