Zora Howard is a Harlem-bred writer and performer. Plays include STEW (2021 Finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Drama, 2020 Drama League nominee for Outstanding Play; Page 73 Productions), AtGN, BUST, HANG TIME, and THE MASTER'S TOOLS (Williamstown Theatre Festival). Her work has been developed with SPACE at Ryder Farm, Pipeline PlayLab, Ojai Playwrights Conference, Seattle Repertory Theatre and Cape Cod Theatre Project, among others. In 2020, her feature film Premature (2020 Film Independent John Cassavetes Award nominee), which she co-wrote with director Rashaad Ernesto Green, opened in theaters following its world premiere at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival. She is the 2020-2021 Van Lier New Voices Fellow at The Lark and an alum of P73’s Interstate 73 Writers Group. BA: Yale University; MFA: UCSD.
photo by Jason Zeren. last edited 7/12/2021.