Nadja Leonhard-Hooper is a playwright and performer from Minnesota. She writes almost exclusively dark comedies that are almost always about animals. Her work has been seen at The Tank, Dixon Place, Hairpin Arts Center in Chicago, Standard Toykraft and The Drama League. Her play Eat the Devil is being produced in early 2019 by One Year Lease Theater Company and the Tank. Nadja is a graduate of Vassar College, where she studied drama, political science, and tyrannical regimes of feminist puritanism.