September 16, 2019

Jerwood New Playwright Jasmine Lee-Jones wins Stage Debut Award for Seven Methods of Killing Kylie Jenner at the Royal Court

Jasmine Lee-Jones’ debut play explores cultural appropriation, queerness, friendship between womxn and the ownership of black bodies both online and in real life.

Also nominated were: Nicôle Lecky for Superhoe at the Royal Court; Holly Robinson for Soft Animals at Soho Theatre; and Ross Willis for Wolfie at Theatre503.

seven methods of killing kylie jenner is part of the Royal Court’s Jerwood New Playwrights programme, supported by Jerwood Arts.

Jasmine was originally developed as a writer through the Royal Court’s Young Court programme and seven methods of killing kylie jenner was first commissioned as part of The Andrea Project – a day of free events inspired by the life, work and legacy of Andrea Dunbar. This work was part of the Young Court’s mission to expand the Royal Court’s commitment to new voices.