Talent Guide

Michael Allen Harris

  • Discipline:Writer
  • Program Year:Episodic Lab 2020


Michael Allen Harris is a 2019 MFA graduate of Tisch: Dramatic Writing, and he received his BFA in Acting from Columbia College Chicago. He is the Resident Playwright of Broken Nose Theatre and an Ensemble Member of The New Colony and Eclipse Theatre. His play Kingdom was nominated for Best Play at the 2018 Non-Equity Jeff Awards and won the Black Theatre Alliance: Lorraine Hansberry Award. The play was then published by Stage Rights. Outside of writing, he is a HUGE video game nerd, Janet Jackson stan, a Capricorn, and a 90’s R&B enthusiast.

Current Project

Afro-Saga Vol 1: The Children of Lazarus


Azaria aka Night Lotus, bands with a team of genetically enhanced humans to defeat a tyrant and his elite death squad known as The Children of Lazarus.