Plays and Monologues

I've been writing plays and monologues since 1997. My plays and monologues have been performed in and outside of New York City and "Tea Leaves," appeared in the Samuel French Short Play Festival. Here's a list:


              PRODUCTIONS

Mother’s Day, September 9, 2010  Minnesota Shorts Play Festival, Mankato, MN 


Mother’s Day, June 10, 2006  Samuel French Short Play Festival, NY, NY 


Mother’s Day, November 1-3, 2005  Creative Place Theatre, New York, NY 


Elena’s War, February 13, 2009  Dramatists Guild, New York, NY (reading)


Elena’s War, November 7, 2008  Dramatists Guild, New York, NY (reading) 


Bonnie Blanchard, May 2, 2009  Very Short Play Festival, Northfield Theatre  Guild, Northfield, MN


Ida Mae Murphy, May 2, 2009  Very Short Play Festival, Northfield Theatre Guild, Northfield, MN  


Ida Mae Murphy, March 20, 2016  Reproductive Freedom Festival New York, NY 


Elena Santiago, March 8, 2007   The Iron Show, Producers Club, New York, NY 


Match Play, February 21-22, 2007  Theatre Studio, Inc., New York, NY 


Leaving Shore, September 11, 2009  Minnesota Shorts Play Festival, Mankato, MN 


Leaving Shore, October, 2006  Theatre Studio, Inc., New York, NY 


Dating Siridawi, May 6, 2006  Producers Club, New York, NY


Ranch Woman, May 6, 2006  Producers Club, New York, NY  


Driving to Hawaii, February 5, 6, 2005  John Houseman Studio Theatre, New York, NY  (one person show) 


Driven, March 19-21, 2004  Creative Place Theatre, New York, NY (one person show)   


Mountain Healer, November 7-8, 2003  Brooklyn Arts Exchange, Brooklyn, NY 


Trumpet Blues, July 18-26, 2009  Cedar Lane Stage, Bethesda, MD  


Trumpet Blues, January 25-27, 2009  Universal Theatre, Provincetown, MA  


Trumpet Blues, October 7, 2006  FUSE!, Performance Dance, Norwalk, CT  


Trumpet Blues, October 29-31, 2002  Creative Place Theatre, New York, NY 


Treasures, October 29-31, 2002  Creative Place Theatre, New York, NY    


Treasures, July 16-18, 1999  Creative Place Theatre, New York, NY  


Tea Leaves, April 7-9, 1998  Harold Clurman Theatre, New York, NY 


Tea Leaves, August 9, 2002  Samuel French Festival, New York, NY 


Tea Leaves, July 30-August 1, 2001 John Houseman Studio Theatre, New York, NY   


Tea Leaves, August 17, 1998  First Stage, Los Angeles, CA   


Tea Leaves, August 30-31, 1996  Oak Ridge Playhouse, Oak Ridge, TN 


Mushers, June 11, 2005  All Souls Players, New York, NY  


Mushers, October 29-31, 2002  Creative Place Theatre, New York, NY 


Caravan Women, June 24-28, 2002  Beckmann Theatre, New York, NY  


Caravan Women, January 30-Feb. 1, 2001 Chernuchin Theatre, New York, NY 


Baby Bust, June 24-28, 2002  Beckmann Theatre, New York, NY 


Baby Bust, January 30-Feb. 1, 2001 Chernuchin Theatre, New York, NY   


AWARDS AND HONORS Playwright-in-Residence 1999-2006, Love Creek Productions, New York, NY 


Favorable OOBR for directing “Amaretto and Autumn,” 2001 


Puffin Foundation Ltd. grant recipient, 2006, 2009, 2013 


Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation grant recipient, 2006 


Semi-Finalist, 2006 Annual International One Page Play Competition, Lamia Ink! 


Semi-Finalist, 2006 10-Minute Play Competition, Heartland Theatre Company 


PUBLICATIONS 

“Fairbanks, 1959,” in Mother/Daughter Monologues, Volume 2: Thirtysomethings, published by The International Centre for Women Playwrights, 2009 


PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS The Dramatists Guild of America, Inc.

The International Centre for Women Playwrights (ICWP) (I’ve written member profiles for the “Spotlight” section of the ICWP newsletter) 


STUDIED PLAYWRITING IN NEW YORK CITY WITH Jeffrey Sweet, Robin Miller, Zeta Dawson-Godboalt 


WORKSHOPS AND PLAYWRITING CONFERENCES International Centre for Women Playwrights Retreat, August 16-23, 2009, Columbus, OH