Jordan Ealey is a playwright and scholar based in the DC-area.
Jordan Ealey is a playwright and theatre artist, hailing from Atlanta, Georgia. She graduated from Wesleyan College with a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre and English and upon graduation completed an apprenticeship in playwriting at Horizon Theatre Company. Jordan's plays center the lived experiences of African American women, tackling issues of race, gender, class, and sexuality. Her plays have been workshopped, developed, and/or presented at Horizon Theatre Company, Rorschach Theatre, LiveArt DC, The Kennedy Center, and The Keegan Theatre. She has forthcoming presentations at Keegan Theatre and the University of Maryland-College Park. As an artist-scholar, Jordan is currently a doctoral student in Theatre and Performance Studies at the University of Maryland, College Park where her research interests are in Black Feminist Theory, Black Girlhood Studies, Musical Theatre, and Black Theatre and Performance.