Kyle Jarrow is a writer and musician based in Brooklyn, NY who makes work for television, film and the stage. He created the television series Valor, which will premiere on the CW network in October 2017. His digital series Lost Generation (with original music by Duncan Sheik) is currently available to stream for free on Verizon's go90 network. He wrote the book for the musical SpongeBob SquarePants, which is coming to Broadway's Palace Theater this fall. In addition to his writing work, Kyle leads the rock band Sky-Pony.
Kyle's theater pieces include A Very Merry Unauthorized Children's Scientology Pageant (OBIE Award), The Wildness (Lortel Award nominee), Armless (Fringe NY Overall Excellence Award), Whisper House (with Duncan Sheik, record available from RCA/Victor), Hostage Song (with Clay McLeod Chapman), The Consequences (with Nathan Leigh), Love Kills, Trigger and Gorilla Man. His plays have been seen all over the U.S., in Canada and in Europe: including The Old Globe, Steppenwolf, New York Theatre Workshop, Ars Nova, P.S. 122, American Repertory Theatre, Williamstown Theatre Festival and London's Other Place Theatre.
Alongside his wife Lauren Worsham, Kyle leads the rock band Sky-Pony. They released their debut LP Beautiful Monster on Knitting Factory Records in December 2015, to critical acclaim. Previously, Kyle was a founder of the now-retired art-rock band The Fabulous Entourage, which appeared in the Whitney Biennial and opened for such groups as Hot Chip and We Are Scientists. Kyle was also a member of the band Super Mirage.
In the world of features, Kyle penned the indie Armless (an official selection of the Sundance Film Festival) and Saint Janet (starring Kelly Bishop, now streaming on Amazon). He's developed movies for Warner Brothers, Voltage Pictures, MTV Films and others.
Kyle has guest-lectured at Juilliard, USC Film School, Pratt, and the Actors Studio. He's been a Dramatists Guild Fellow and a member of the Ars Nova PlayGroup, he was a Los Angeles Drama Critics' Circle Award nominee, runner-up for the Princess Grace Playwriting Award, and a recipient of a Boris Segal Fellowship and a John Golden Prize. A graduate of Yale University, Kyle majored in religious studies. Kyle is represented by CAA and The Shuman Company. He's sorry this bio is so long, and if you've made it all the way to the end - he thanks you.