Raja Feather Kelly

Raja Feather Kelly


Playwrights debut. Off-Broadway: Funnyhouse of a NegroThe Death of The Last Black Man in the Whole Entire World, Everybody (Signature); Fairview, The Chronicles of Cardigan and Khente (Soho Rep.); The House That Will Not Stand, Hurricane Diane (NYTW); Fireflies (Atlantic); The Good Swimmer (BAM). Regional: Lempicka (Williamstown). Awards: New York Live Arts 2019/20 Randjelovi/Stryker Resident Commissioned Artist, Breakout Award from SDCF, Dance Magazine’s Harkness Promise Award (2018), Solange MacArthur Award for New Choreography (2016), Princess Grace Award (2017, 2018). Raja is the artistic director of New Brooklyn Theatre, and founder of the feath3r theory, which merged in 2018.

(Updated Feb 2019)


Appears in
If Pretty Hurts Ugly Must Be a Muhfucka
A Strange Loop