Eric Micha Holmes is a playwright whose work has been seen and developed at The New Black Fest, MCC Theatre, New York Theatre Workshop, and The Lark among others. Residences, retreats, and fellowships include I Am Soul Playwrights Residency at NBT, Space At Ryder Farm, The Lark / NY Stage & Film Exchange, and LaGuardia Performing Arts Playwriting Lab. His mono-play, “Walking Next To Michael Brown: Confessions Of A Tragic Mulatto,” toured with Barrymore Nominated “Hands Up: 7 Playwrights / 7 Testaments” to theaters including The National Black Theatre, The Brooklyn Museum Of Art, The Red Door Theatre, Crowded Fire Theatre, The Museum Of The Moving Image, The Hansberry Project, and Flashpoint Theatre. A radio adaptation was presented on Afternoon Drama on BBC Radio 4, winning the Sarah Lawrence Audio Fiction Award and The New York Festivals Award. MFA: The University of Iowa.