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THEATRICAL WRITING

TRAINING

MFA in Playwriting, Hollins University Playwright’s Lab

Cambridge University International Summer Shakespeare Programme
Instructor: Vivien Heilbron

ESPA/Primary Stages Online Class: The Rewrite
Instructor: Caridad Svich

Dramatists Guild Traveling Masters Program
Instructor: Lisa Kron

MA in Individualized Study, New York University
Concentration: Performance Studies, Dramatic Writing, & Technical Theater

BA, Magna Cum Laude, Dramatic Literature, New York University

Member: The Dramatists Guild, Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of America (LMDA)

PLAYWRITING HISTORY

ARACHNOTHOLOGY (One-Act)
2020 Production, Hollins Playwright’s Lab/Mill Mountain Theatre Winter Festival of New Works, Roanoke, VA
2019 Reading, American College Theatre Festival Region IV
2019 Winner, John Cauble Short Play Award, KCACTF District IV

WELCOME TO LEISUREVILLE
2018 Hollins Playwright’s Lab New Play Festival, Roanoke, VA
2018 Runner Up, David L. Shelton Award, KCACTF – Region IV
2018 Runner Up, National Partners American Theatre Playwriting Excellence Award
2017 Finalist, Getchell Playwriting Award, Southeastern Theatre Conference

FAITHLESS
2018 Semi-Finalist, Excellence in Playwriting Award, Association for Theatre in Higher Education
2017 Reading, Athena Festival, Idle Muse Theatre, Chicago, IL
2017 Reading, Hollins Playwright’s Lab New Play Festival, Roanoke, VA

DOUCHENOZZLE (Musical—Book, Lyrics)
2017 Production, Orlando International Fringe Festival, Orlando, FL
2017 Workshop, Nashville, TN

GULF TRIANGLE (One-Act)
2016 Reading, Hollins Playwright’s Lab New Play Festival, Roanoke, VA
2015 Reading, CenterPieces Reading Series, Roanoke, VA

OEDIPUS FOR KIDS! (Musical—Co-bookwriter)
2017 Concert reading, Feinstein’s 54 Below, New York, NY
2009 Publication, Samuel French, Inc.
2006 Equity showcase, New York Musical Theatre Festival, New York, NY

FLUENCY
2008 Equity showcase, New York International Fringe Festival, NYC,
2008 Production, Orlando International Fringe Festival, Orlando, FL

TEN-MINUTE PLAYS
2019 Two in a Room, Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival (Region IV)
2017 Knight or Pawn?, TheatreLab New Play Festival, Boca Raton, FL
2016 2AMK9, Page to Stage Theatre Company, Roanoke, VA
2015 Orcadia, Lost Girls Theater, Miami, FL
2015 The Scully Syndrome, Red Eye International Theater Festival

EDUCATIONAL THEATER

Florida Dept. of Education certification in Drama (9-12)

Presenter, “The Pedagogy of Playwriting”
Southeastern Theatre Conference

Presenter, “10-Minute Plays: It’s a Small World After All”
Southeastern Theatre Conference

Presenter, “Teachers Take the Drama Out of Dramaturgy”
Florida Association of Theatre Educators

Presenter, “Dramaturgy for Students”
Florida State Thespian Festival

Innovative Instruction in Playwriting Award
Southeastern Theatre Conference

Faculty Director, An Actor’s Tribute by Maura Campbell
American High School Theatre Festival at Edinburgh Fringe

Linda P. Wise Grant for Theatre Educators
Educational Theatre Association

Member: Educational Theatre Association; Florida Association of Theatre Educators