Jonathan Bernstein holds an MFA in Playwriting and Creative Writing from Brooklyn College. A graduate of Yale University’s theater program, he also attended Princeton University.
Former writing teachers include Donald Margulies, Joyce Carol Oates, Suzan-Lori Parks, Wendy Wasserstein, Mac Wellman, and C.K. Williams.
He was a member of the 2008-2009 Soho Rep Writer/Director Lab. His play “Gregory Must Sweat” was performed as part of the American Theatre Nexus at the Bric Studio in Brooklyn. He has received a Spielberg Fellowship in Theater Education. His play “Family” was performed at Princeton University as part of Toni Morrison’s Atelier Program