July 2008

Political Theatre, or Please Don’t Tell Me What to Do


About two months after I wrote the first draft of MILITANT LANGUAGE I was invited to a playwriting retreat with a group of writers from MFA programs from around the country. The goal was to develop our pieces with a Artistic Directors and Dramaturgs from the regional theatre landscape. We were sent a short synopsis […]

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The Beginning of the Play or the Wrestler and the Friend


In June of 2006 I was doing Shakespeare in a park in the middle of Iowa. We were in rep and I had a small role in the second show so I’d use the time to write. I was trying to write a play for my friends. I grew up in Pine Bush, NY- a […]

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