UPCOMING:

  • Andy Peterson and I have been commissioned to write Razorhurst, a new musical about Kate Leigh and Tilly Devine. Razorhurst will premiere at Luna Stage in February 2018. Tickets are available here

RECENT NEWS:

  • An excerpt from a new untitled play was performed by Starr Kirkland as part of the Athena Writes Year-End Staged Reading on December 7th. 
  • The Year Before the Civil War is published in The Dionysian Issue 004.
  • I was an artist in residence at the Catwalk Institute in July 2017.
  • The Reluctant Lesbian is now published! You can purchase a copy from The Drama Book Shop or from me directly! You can also buy it from Amazon.
  • A reading of Trash directed by Benita de Wit was performed at VoxFest at Dartmouth College on July 8th, 2017.
  • Songs and excerpts from Outlaw were performed at the Dixon Place Lounge on June 27th, 2017
  • My Girls Write Now mentee and I read a piece we co-wrote at CHAPTERS at the New-York Historical Society on June 16th, 2017. 
  • Grey Lady was a finalist in the 2017 Columbia@Roundabout Reading Series.
  • Outlaw, a new musical about Ned Kelly written with Andy Peterson and directed by Benita de Wit, was workshopped at Barn Arts Collective with a public performance on May 26th. 
  • My 10-minute play that parallel life was performed as part of Athena Theatre's A New Memory at Symphony Space on May 15th, 2017.
  • A monologue written especially for Sydney Mei Ruf-Wong was performed at PussyFest on Saturday April 22nd.
  • The Next War was named a Semi-Finalist for the 2017 Bay Area Playwrights Festival. 
  • Grey Lady was named a Semi-Finalist for the 2017 Association for Theatre in Higher Education Award of Excellence in Playwriting.
  • I took part in the CODEX Hackathon at the MIT Media Lab February 10-12, 2017 and wrote about it here.
  • A reading of The Next War directed by Sarah Krohn was performed at New Georges' The Room on January 26th, 2017.
  • I read a poem about the Women's March at #11/9 at TheatreLab on January 24th, 2017.
  • A reading of Hither Ditch was performed in the Mary Rodgers Room at the Dramatists Guild on November 18th, 2016.
  • The Drama Book Shop hosted a reunion reading/book signing for The Tutor at on October 6th, 2016. 
  • My two-part series about theatrical exchange between Shanghai and New York is on HowlRound
  • The Tutor was performed in Mandarin at the Shanghai Dramatic Arts Centre as part of the Share Youth Creative Theatre Festival August 18-21 2016. 
  • I participated in the Creative Capital Summer Intensive in August with artists from around the world. 
  • The Tutor is now published! You can purchase a copy from The Drama Book Shop or from me directly! You can also buy it from Amazon.
  • Grey Lady was named a Semi-Finalist for the 2016 Princess Grace Playwriting Fellowship.
  • Grey Lady was workshopped at VoxFest at Dartmouth College, directed by Lillian King and performed on June 7th at 8pm at the Bentley Theater at the Hopkins Center for the Arts. 
  • The Special Election was workshopped by the Bats, the Flea Theater's Resident Acting Company, and directed by Marina McClure in June 2016. 
  • I graduated from Columbia's School of the Arts with an MFA in Playwriting on May 18th, 2016!
  • Strange Bare Facts, a trilogy about war and medicine and gender, was performed at the Ford Foundation Studio at the Signature Theatre May 11-14, 2016 as part of the Columbia New Plays Festival. The trilogy comprises of Grey Lady directed by Melissa Crespo, Hither Ditch directed by Marc Atkinson, and The Next War directed by Sarah Krohn.
  • The Tutor was produced at the Campus Theatre at the Shanghai Theatre Academy March 11-14 2016. 
  • The Special Election was performed at Dixon Place on December 12, 2015. Marina McClure directed.
  • Five episodes of Cherry on Top were performed at #serials@theflea at the Flea Theater, August & October 2015, directed by Marina McClure and Srda Vasiljevic.
  • I was a Tennessee Williams Scholar in the Playwriting workshop with Paula Vogel and Dan O'Brien at the Sewanee Writers Conference, July 2015.