Len Jenkin is a playwright, writer, screenwriter and director. His plays for adults include Dark Ride, Pilgrims of the Night, My Uncle Sam, Blame It on the Night, Welcome to Oblivion and American Notes. His works have been produced throughout the United States, as well as in England, Germany, France, Denmark and Japan. His novel, New Jerusalem, was published by Sun & Moon Press. In 1999, he wrote a children’s book, The Secret Life of Billie’s Uncle Myron, with his daughter, Emily.
He has received many honors and awards, including three OBIE Awards for Directing and Playwriting, a Guggenheim Fellowship, an Emmy Award nomination and four NEA (National Endowment for the Arts) fellowships. His most recent works are his collabora- tion with Big Dance Theatre on Plan B (Bonn Biennale, Dance Theater Workshop NY) and Like I Say (directed by the author at the Flea Theatre, NY). He is currently a Professor in the Dramatic Writing Program at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts in New York City.
Set designed by Rick Rasnussen