and Erik Weiner
are long-time friends and writing partners whose collaboration began at NYU where they co-created and starred in The Bomb-itty of Errors
, a hip-hop musical adaptation of Shakespeare's comedy, which went on to Off-Broadway (1999), the West End (2002), and continues to play around the world.
From the success of Bomb-itty, Jordan and Erik were invited to the Sundance Screenwriting Lab and co-created and starred in the MTV sketch comedy series, Scratch & Burn
Together, they've written on 5 seasons of the Emmy-winning series, Robot Chicken
, including the Star Wars Special, and have been nominated for three Emmys for their writing.
Their latest musical, nerds
, with music by Hal Goldberg, won Barrymore Awards for Outstanding New Play and Outstanding Original Music and is coming to Broadway in 2016.