Jeremy Barker



Jeremy M. Barker is a contemporary performance critic and dramaturg based in New York. A contributing editor to Chance magazine and the former editor of, his work has appeared online and in print in American Theater magazine, Theater magazine, Hyperallergic, and Bellyflop, among others.

With Culturebot, he was commissioned to produce supplementary public programming around contemporary art by On the Boards (Seattle) and the Fusebox Festival (Austin), and has been a guest lecturer and/or speaker at the New School, CUNY, and elsewhere. In 2013-2014, he produced No Ideas But In Things, an experiment in embedded criticism with the Seattle performance group zoe | juniper, funded in part by a grant from the Princess Grace Foundation.

He is a dramaturg for and company member of Sister Sylvester, an ensemble theater company based in New York City.