Nathan Joe is a Chinese-Kiwi playwright who often deals with issues of racial or sexual identity through a postmodern lens. He is a graduate of the New Zealand Broadcasting School (2011) with a Bachelor in Broadcasting Communications (Digital Film and Television Production). He won the Playmarket b425 award two years in a row and has been shortlisted for the ADAM NZ award. He also scooped up two awards during Auckland Fringe (2019). His most recent plays include: I am Rachel Chu and Scenes from a Yellow Peril (to be staged in 2020).