DAVID JENKINS (Playwright) is a New York based playwright, and founding member / Artistic Director of Human Animals. His plays have been shortlisted for the O'Neill, P73 and developed by the Lark Theater and IRT, and EST. His first play, middlemen, was produced in New York to critical acclaim, translated into Belarusian by the Belrus Free Theatre, and premiered in Santiago, Chile in the spring of 2011. It will be produced by NJ Rep in 2013 and at the Oslo International Theater in Norway in 2014. His play Post Office was named one of "The Top Ten Off-Off Broadway Productions of 2011" by the late Tom Murrin of Paper Magazine. As an actor, he has worked on stages throughout the country, including San Francisco's ACT and Yale Rep. He holds an MFA from NYU's Graduate Acting Program. David's plays include: middlemen, Small Claims, Post Office, Laissez-Faire and the forthcoming Pinewood. He was a finalist for Page 73's 2013 Fellowship and recently taught a scene study class at New York State's Fishkill Correctional Facility with Rehabilitation Through the Arts.

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