NickJones is originally from Anchorage, Alaska. His plays include: The Coward (Lincoln Center/LCT3; 4 Lortel Nominations) Jollyship the Whiz-Bang (Ars Nova, The Public), The Wundelsteipen (the Flea) The Sporting Life (Studio 42), and The Nosemaker’s Apprentice (with Rachel Shukert). His puppet horror musical Homunculus is in development with Center Theater Group (music by Dave Malloy, directed by Sam Gold) and Grizzly Adams, a rock musical performed by bears, with the Huntington (music by Corn Mo, directed by Peter Dubois). He also holds commissions from the Old Globe, Manhattan Theater Club, and Lincoln Center. The Coward is being developed into a film with Big Beach Films/American Work. He is currently a staff writer on Orange is the New Black, premiering this summer on Netflix. Schooling: Bard College, Juilliard, Chugach Elementary.