Artist and writer Jess Barbagallo has collaborated with Eliza Bent, Becca Blackwell, The Drunkard’s Wife, Katherine Brook/Tele-violet, Cat Galasso, Hoi Polloi, Big Dance Theater, Theatre of a Two-Headed Calf, The Builders Association, Casey Llewellyn, Nellie Tinder and Andrea Geyer. He is a founding member of Half Straddle, Red Terror Squad, and the Dyke Division of 2HC. Other acting credits include How to Get Into Buildings (Trish Harnetiaux), Men on Boats (Jaclyn Backhaus/Will Davis/Clubbed Thumb), Man in a Case (Annie-B Parson/Paul Lazar/Mikhail Baryshnikov), House of Dance (Tina Satter/NYC Players), Fiabe Italiane (John Turturro), An Oresteia (Paul Lazar/Brian Kulick), and MilkMilkLemonade (Josh Conkel). Playwriting credits include Grey-Eyed Dogs (Dixon Place), Saturn Nights (Incubator Arts Center), Good Year for Hunters (New Ohio Theatre), Karen Davis Does … (Brooklyn Arts Exchange) and Joe Ranono’s Yuletide Log and Other Fruitcakes (Dixon Place). Jess has been a guest artist/teacher at Brooklyn College, Brown, Princeton, Duke, New York University, and The Flea Theater’s Pataphysics Playwriting Workshop. Honors: Dixon Place Mondo Cane Commission 2007, Himan Brown Award 2008 and 2009, Soho Rep Writer/Director Lab 2010, Queer Art Mentorship Fellow 2012, MacDowell Colony Fellowship 2013, New York Live Arts Context Notes Writer-in-Residence 2014-15, New Museum Persona Seminar Fall 2015. MFA: Brooklyn College.