Idris Goodwin is a playwright, Hip Hop artist, spoken word performer and
essayist. He is the author of the award winning and widely produced play How
We Got On (Playscripts, 2013) and the pushcart nominated essay collection These
Are The Breaks (Write Bloody, 2011). He’s performed on HBO and Sesame Street.
His two latest plays And in this corner….Cassius Clay (for StageOne Family
Theater) and This is Modern Art (for Steppenwolf, co-written with poet Kevin
Coval) will have world premiere productions in 2015. Idris teaches performance
writing and Hip Hop aesthetics at Colorado College.