PUBLISHED:

• BLACK HOLE ENTERPRISES - (pending) 30 New Ten-Minute Plays, Applause Theatre and Cinema Books

• CO-WORKERS - Best Ten-Minute Plays of 2018, Smith & Kraus

• NON-REFUNDABLE - Best Ten-Minute Plays of 2017, Smith & Kraus 

• THE LILAC TICKETBest American Short Plays of 2014-15, Applause

2 + 1 = MURDER - Best Ten-Minute Plays of 2015, Smith & Kraus

INTERVENTION - Best Ten-Minute Plays of 2014, Smith & Kraus

THE NINTH CIRCUS OF HELL - Best Ten-Minute Plays of 2013, Smith & Kraus 

NOIR IN SECOND CLASS - Best Ten-Minute Plays of 2011, Smith & Kraus

HOME SWEET HOMELAND SECURITY - G-Men in G-Strings: The J. Edgar Hoover Follies, Heuer Publishing, 2010 

THE THINGS THEY DON'T TELL US - One-Minute Plays: A Practical Guide to Tiny Theatre, Rutledge 2017 

            AWARDS & RECOGNITION: 

THE CUPCAKE CONSPIRACY (full-length, with Philip J. Kaplan)    

    Winner, Rover Dramawerks National New Play competition, 2014   

    Finalist Charles Getchell Award, SETC. 2013    

    Finalist, Mountain Playhouse International Comedy Playwriting competition 2012

THE MALTESE BABKA (full-length)    

    Winner, 2018 National "Women Are Funny" award, Play-Makers Spokane   

ALL’S FAIR IN LOVE & SCIENCE 

    Finalist, Dover Players Ten-Minute Play Experience, Dover, DE 2019  

    Encores Selection, Piney Fork Press Theatre fest @ Alvin Ailey Aud, NYC 2013 

    “Best of Fest”, Testogenius at Manhattan Theatre Source, New York, NY, 2011

BUT I'M THE WEATHER GIRL! 

    "Neem 2018" Independent International Award for Improper Dramaturgy, "to

       support and identify underground dramatic waters," St. Petersburg, Russia 2019 

THE LILAC TICKET

    Heideman Award Finalist, Actors Theatre of Louisville

    Nantucket Short Play Festival, Nantucket, MA 2018. 2nd Place Winner

    Paw Paw Vllg Players, Paw Paw, MI 2016. Festival Winner, Aud Choice Award (2nd)

    West Coast Players, Clearwater, FL 2015. Audience Choice/Festival Winner     

    Short+Sweet 2013 Chennai, India 2013. “Play of the Day”

    Short+Sweet 2013, Sydney & Melbourne Australia. Finalist

    Stage Door Prod, Fredericksburg, VA 2011. Best Production, Best Actor awards 

NON-REFUNDABLE

    Heideman Award Finalist, Actors Theatre of Louisville

PICNIC ON THE LAKE

    Red Bull Theatre New Play Fest @ Playwrights Horizons, NYC 2013. Finalist

SECONDHAND GIFTS

    Heideman Award Finalist, Actors Theatre of Louisville 

STANDING ROOM ONLY 

    Short+Sweet, Chennai, India & Hobart, Tasmania, Australia 2014. Finalist

TUESDAYS IN THE PARK WITH RIVER APPLE

    Fringe of Marin, San Rafael, CA. 2014. Best Play, Best Ensemble awards 

2+1=MURDER

    Short & Sweet, Syndey Australia, 2016. Finalist

    Overall Festival Winner and Audience Choice Award (2nd),

      Bellarmine University MADthematics Festival, Louisville, KY, 2012 

 

 

           SELECT PRODUCTIONS and STAGED READINGS (by play): 

 

            FULL LENGTH  

 

 THE CUPCAKE CONSPIRACY: Cupcakes are Easy. Marriage is Complicated

 (with Philip J. Kaplan) 

 • Florentine Players, Omaha, NE. 2017 

 • Rover Dramawerks, dir Carol Rice, Dallas, TX. 2015 (five-week run) 

 • Readers Theatre Plus, Sequim, WA. 2015 (on-book production)

 • Aloha Performing Arts Company, Kealakekua, HI. 2014 (on-book production) 

 • Staged Readings: 

             Friends of the Chappaqua Library, Chappaqua, NY 

             Incoming Tide Productions, New Rochelle, NY 

             Producers Club, New York, NY 

 • Finalist, Charles Getchell Award 

 • Finalist, Mountain Playhouse International Comedy Playwriting competition

THE MALTESE BABKA

 • Westchester Collaborative Theatre, 2017 Reading Series, Ossining, NY

 • Last Frontier Theatre Conference, Valdez, AK 2017 (SR) 

 • Winner, 2018 Women Are Funny award, Play-Makers Spokane

THIS TIME WE'LL MAKE IT WORK

  • Westchester Collaborative Theatre, Ossining, NY 2017 workshop 

  • Rising Sun Performance Company, ART/NY, dir Mia Anderson, NYC 2015 SR 

  • 4C Theatre, "Play with Your Food", West Barnstable, MA. 2014 (SR) 

  • n.u.f.a.n. ensemble (scene - production), Chicago, IL, Ben Campana dir, 2011 

  • Workshops: Brooklyn Playwrights, Manhattan Theatre Source, HB Studio, NYC.

ZANE TO GATE 69 

 • Overtime Theatre, San Antonio, TX. dir Edward Wise 2016 (five-week run)

 • Last Frontier Conference, Valdez, Alaska, 2015 SR

 • 4C Theatre, "Play with Your Food," West Barnstable, MA 2015 SR

THE HAPPINESS CURE (with Philip J. Kaplan), Art Effects Theatre, NYC SR 
MUSICAL MUSICAL workshop, Amadeus Musical School, Chappaqua NY

 

            ONE ACTS (20-30 min)

 

HOMESPUN WEBS: IMAGINING LOUISE BOURGEOIS

- Eden Prairie Players, Eden Prairie, MN 2018

- Rover Dramawerks 365 Women Project, Plano TX 2016

- Actors Studio of Newburyport, Newburyport, MA 2015      

- Williamsburg Art & Historical Ctr, “Woman Artist’s Journey,” Brooklyn, NY. 2009 

- Semifinalist, Stone Soup Double XX Festival, WA 2012 

- Finalist, Warner International Theatre Festival, Torrington, CT.  2012 

I AM THE EGG MAN

 - Philly Primary Stages, Philadelphia PA. 2013 

LONG TRAIN RUNNING

 - Gann Academy, "Playhem!" Waltham, MA 2018 (10-min version)

 - WCT and Ossining Arts Council “Living Art Event,” 2014 (15-min version) 

MIT A FIDDLE IN THE MIDDLE

 - "Untold Stories of Jewish Women: A Festival of Plays, Music and Conversation" 

co-sponsored by Museum of Jewish Heritage, National Yiddish Theatre Folksbeine,

365 Women, Women in the Arts and Media, Manhattan, NY. 2018

PICNIC ON THE LAKE

- CulturalDC Source DC Festival, Washington DC. 2014 

- Spokane Radio Theatre, WA 2014 

- La Petite Morgue “My Bloody Valentine,” New York, NY. 2014

- Philly Primary Stages, 4x4 Staged Readings, PA, dir. Chelsea Sans. 2013

- Finalist, Red Bull Theatre New Plays at Playwrights Horizons, NYC. 2013

THE RED AND GREEN ROOM

- Ingenius Festival, Manhattan Theatre Source, New York, NY. 2012

- Carte Blanche Studios New Play Festival, finalist 2012

ROOM CIRCUS 

- Grin Theatre “Queertet,” Liverpool, UK. (30 minute version) 2014

- Girl Play Lesbian Theatre Fest, Ft. Lauderdale FL. 2012 (SR)

- Flush Ink Productions “She Speaks” Kitchener Ontario Canada. 2012 (SR)

SHREW MAN vs. SHREWMAN

- 39th Annual Samuel French Off-Off-Broadway Festival, New York, NY. 2014 

- Artists Exchange, Cranston RI. 2013

- Philly Primary Stages, “The End?”, dir. Brittany Holdahl, Philadelphia PA. 2013 

- FACT Words & Wine, New York, NY. 2013 (SR)

TUESDAYS IN THE PARK WITH RIVER APPLE

- Odenbear Theatre, Taos, NM 2016

- Actors Studio of Newburyport, Newburyport, MA 2015      

- Fringe of Marin 2014, San Rafael, CA. 2014 Best Play, Best Ensemble awards. 

- Hudson Guild Theatre Company, “New York Ladies: a theatrical collage celebrating women who write with wit,” New York, NY. 2013 (excerpt)

- American Globe Thtr 15th Annual 15-Min Play Fest, New York, NY, Lori Kee dir, 2009 

WHOM DEATH DOTH S/EEEk: A Comedy of Sex, Death & Shoes

- UNT, Denton, TX, Bloo Rodriguez dir 2009 

 

            TEN-MINUTE PLAYS (10-15 min)

 

2+1=MURDER

- Sugar-Salem High School, Sugar City, Idaho 2019

- St. Andrew's School, Acting for Public Speaking showcase, Boca Raton, FL 2018

- Breschia University, Owensboro, KY 2017

- The Bobcat Players, Beaver PA and other locations. 2017

- Phillips Academy Drama Lab, dir Emily Humphreys, Andover MA 2017

- South Walton High School Playfest, dir Gage McGoff, Santa Rosa Beach, FL. 2015.

- Dewey Decimal Festival, Chappaqua, NY. 2014 

- Spokane Radio Theatre, Spokane, WA 2013 

- Bellarmine University International MADthematics Fest,

      Louisville, KY 2012 (Overall Festival Winner) 

ALL’S FAIR IN LOVE AND SCIENCE  

- Cliffhanger Company, Mixed Doubles, Brighton, England 2017

- Dewey 2016: Election Edition, Chappaqua NY (as THE FIX IS IN). 2016

- Ridgefield Theatre Barn, Ridgefield, CT 2016

- South StreetPlayers, Tri-Stage Festival, Spring Lake, NY 2016

- Eastbound Theatre, East/West Fest, Milford, CT 2015

- Core Artists Ensemble, Twisted Shorts, New York, NY. 2014 

- Core Artists Ensemble “Fresh Shorts” at the Barrow Group, New York, NY. 2014 

- Minnesota Shorts, Mankato, MN. 2013 

- Piney Fork Press Encore series, New York, NY. 2013

- Piney Fork Theater festival, New York, NY. 2013

- Testo-Twist Festival, Manhattan Theatre Source, New York, NY. 2011

- Testogenius Festival, Manhattan Theatre Source. 2011

- n.u.f.a.n. ensemble Theatre, “A Table and Two Chairs” fest, Chicago, IL 2010

ANDY CARTER BECOMES A MAN

- Piper Theatre Prods, “The Living Series,” Brooklyn, NY. 2010 

THE BLACK BOX 

- Westchester Collaborative Thtr & Ossining Arts Council, Living Art Event, Ossining, NY 2013

BLACK HOLE ENTERPRISES  

- Renegade Theatre Festival, Lansing, MI 2018

- NY Madness & The Navigators Theatre (on book), NYC 2018

THE BEES ARE WATCHING

- Westchester Collaborative Thtr & Ossining Arts Council "Living Art Event", Ossining, NY 2018

- Little Black Dress INK, Mask and Rose Women's Theater Collective

  & Bemidji State Univ, Bemidji, MN

  & Red Earth Theatre, Sedona, AZ 2018 (SR)

- Little Black Dress INK, Prescott, AZ 2018 (dir Micki Shelton)

BUT I'M THE WEATHER GIRL! 
 - Neem 2018 Finalist, St. Petersburg, Russia

 - Last Frontier Theatre Conference, Fringe, Valdez, AK 2017

 - Fury Theatre, "Reasons Why I Drink", Chicago, IL 2017
COUNTING VOTES WITH PHILIP GLASS 

 - Navigators Theatre, NYC 2017

 - Little Black Dress INK "We're Not Playing" (online), 2018

 - Finalist, B3 Bare Black Box Productions Night of Shorts, Phoenix, AZ 2018

CO-WORKERS (or, Holy Bomb, Batman!) 

- Little Black Dress INK, Los Angeles, CA (SR) 2018

- Little Black Dress INK "Hot Mess", Prescott, AZ (national winner) 2017

- Little Black Dress INK, Hollywood CA SR 2017

DARK FRIDAY MARKDOWNS 

- Westchester Collaborative Theatre "Of Aliens and Avocados," Ossining, NY 2018

THE ENTIRE PUNCH BOWL

 - Short&Sweet Sydney, Australia, Shortlist, 2016

 - Minnesota Shorts, Mankato, MN Semi-Finalist, 2016 

FLASH DATE

- Chattanooga State Community College, Chatanooga, TN 2014 

HOME SWEET HOMELAND SECURITY 

 - Ridgefield Theatre Barn 2020 One Acts, Ridgefield, CT 2020

 - Thistle Dew Dessert/Political Action Comedy theatre, Sacramento CA 2012

 - Lafayette Theatre of Colorado, “G-Men in G-Strings: The J. Edgar Hoover Follies,” Lafayette, CO. 2010

INTERVENTION

- Maryville College, dir Branden Johnson, Maryville TN. 2014 

- Touch Me Philly, “Normal?” Philadelphia, PA. 2013 

IT SKIPS A GENERATION 

- Eastbound Thtr & Milford Arts Council, East-West Fest, Milford & Westport CT 2016

- The Greenhouse Ensemble, Ten-Minute Play Soiree, NYC 2016 

- Black Dress INK, ONSTAGE, at Acting Out NY, Ithaca, NY. 2014 (SR)

- Falcon Rep Company, Becoming American, Fairfield, CT. 2012 

- Ariel Theatre Salon Series, Philadelphia, PA. 2012 (SR)

- Ariel Theatre “The Stranger in Our Midst,” Philadelphia, PA. 2011 (SR)

- Brockport Festival of Ten, Brockport, NY, dir P. Gibson Ralph. 2011

- Short & Sweet Sydney, Australia, Shortlist. 2016

- Short & Sweet Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA, Shortlist. 2016

THE LILAC TICKET

- Actors Theatre Playhouse, 2020 Ten-Minute Play Festival, W. Chesterfield, NH 2020 (FINALIST)

- Nantucket Short Play Festival, Nantucket, MA 2019

- South Street Players Tri-State Theatre Fest, Spring Lake, NJ 2018

- Players Guild of Leonia, Leonia, NJ 2018

- Aery 20/20 Festival, Garrison, NY 2018 (acc not staged)

- Nantucket Short Play Competition, Nantucket, MA & Ft. Lauderdale, FL 2nd Place Winner

- South Street Players Tri-State Theatre Fest, Spring Lake, NJ 2017

- Jewish Women's Theatre @ The Braid, "Our Men Have Their Say", Los Angeles, CA 2016 

- Little Black Dress INK, Brooklyn NY. 2016

- Little Black Dress INK, Prescott, AZ. 2016 

- Acadiana Repertory Theatre & Little Black Dress INK, Lafayette, LA. 2016 (National Tour)

- LA Female Playwrights Initiative (FPI) & LBD-INK, Hollywood, CA. 2016 (SR)

- Red Earth Theatre-Little Black Dress INK, “Curves Ahead”, Sedona AZ. 2016, SR

- Paw Paw Village Players, XIX OAPF, Paw Paw, MI. 2016

     (Audience Choice Award, 2nd place Festival Winner)

- West Coast Players, Clearawter, FL 2015, Festival Winner (Audience Choice)

- OnStage Atlanta, Spring Shorts, Atlanta, GA. 2015

- BolderLife Festival, Denver, CO. 2014

- Diez Minutos Festival, San Miguel de Allende Theatre, Mexico. 2014

- Atlanta Theater-to-Go, touring production, Atlanta, GA. 2014- 2015

- Short & Sweet Melbourne 2013, Melbourne, Australia (Finalist) 2013

- Short & Sweet Sydney 2013, Sydney, Australia (Finalist). 2013

- Women in Theatre (WIT), Kauai Shorts 2013, Kauai Hawaii. 2013 

- Short & Sweet Chennai 2013, Chennai (Madras), India. 2013

- Flying Cat Productions, Heart Throbs 2, New York, NY. (Finalist)  2013 

- Boquete Players, Benchwarmers 2013, Boquete Panama. 2013 

- Jewish Women’s Theatre of Los Angeles at AJU, Los Angeles, CA. 2013 

- SETC, Southeastern Thtr Conference, Stage Door Prod “Trilogy”, Louisville, KY. 2013

- Virginia Theatre Assn Community Thtr Fest, Stage Door Prod, Culpepper VA. 2012 (*State Winners.)

- Boston Theatre Marathon, Boston Playwrights Theatre, Boston, MA. 2012

- Jewish Women’s Theatre of LA Salon Series, Los Angeles, CA. 2012 

- Stage Door Productions, 4th OAPF, Fredericksburg, VA, dir. Charlotte Fields 2011

- Kaleidoscope Theatre LOVE fest, New York, NY. 2010

- Little Fish Theatre “Pick of the Vine 2010,” San Pedro, CA. Jan-2010 

LONG TRAIN RUNNING

- Gann Academy, Playfest, Waltham, MA 2018

- Westchester Collaborative Theatre and Ossining Arts Council, Living Art Event 2016

MAFIANCE WARS

Finalist, Stonington Players “Table & Chairs” Stonington, CT. 2012

MIT A FIDDLE IN THE MIDDLE 

- Untold Stories of Jewish Women, sponsors National Yiddish Theatre Folksbeine, Museum of Jewish History, 365 Women. 2018

THE NINTH CIRCUS OF HELL

- Axial Theatre, "Twisted Valentines", Pleasantville, NY 2019

- Normandale Community College, student-directed festival, Minneapolis, MN 2018

- Quirky Productions, "Hell is Other People", 2015

- The Pulp Stage, “Crimedy Night” at The Jack London. Portland, OR. 2014 

- The Pulp Stage, “In Concert,” Portland OR. 2013 

- The Pulp Stage, “Crimedy Night” Portland, OR, 2013 

- Pulp Stage, “Pulp Diction IV” Fertile Ground Festival 2013 Portland, OR. 2013 

- Brooklyn Playwrights Collective “Dramatizing Dante”, Manhattan Theatre Source. Michael Bordwell dir. 2010 

NOIR IN SECOND CLASS

- Texas A&M University, Dept. of Theatre and Dance, Corpus Christi, TX 2019

- Bobcat Players, Beaver, PA and other locales 2018

- Hayman Theatre Upstairs, Curtin University, Perth Australia, 2015

- Echo Theatre, Echo 10 Festival, Provo UT. 2014 

- Appetite Theatre “Bruschetta Fest,” Chicago, IL. 2010

- Flush Ink Productions, “She Speaks 2010,” Kitchener, Ontario, Canada, 2010 

NON-FLUORIDATED WATER

- “Current Issues/Current Plays”, Webster Univ, (text) spring semester 2018

- Incoming Tide Productions, “Appetizers Fest,” New Rochelle, NY 2010 

OCCUPY THIS! 

- Text in: “Current Issues/Current Plays”, Webster University, Webster Groves, MO spring semester 2018

- Forearmed Productions' Republican Theatre Festival, Philadelphia PA. 2012 

PACKAGE DEAL 

- Ridgefield Theatre Barn, Summer One Acts Fest, Ridgefield, CT 2017

- Seoul Players, Seoul, South Korea 2016

- Carte Blanche Studios North American New Plays Festival, Milwaukee, WI 2012

- Flush Ink Productions, “She Speaks” Kitchener, Ontario, Canada, dir. David Antscheri 2011 

SECONDHAND GIFTS

- Little Black Dress INK, Ithaca, NY 2015 (SR)

- Rising Sun Performance Company, “Parenthood”, Williamsburg (Brooklyn), NY. 2014 

- The Barrow Group Actors School graduate showcase, New York, NY. 2010

- Lebanon Community Theatre 11th Annual 10-minute Play Festival, Lebanon, PA 2009

- Rapscallion Theatre “Salute UR Shorts” festival, Access Theatre, New York, NY. 2009

SNOW DOWN AT THE NORTH POLE

- AlphaNYC "Naughty Fest," New York, NY 2015

- Love Creek Productions Holiday Shorts, New York, NY. 2014 

- FACT, Words & Wine Holiday Fest, New York, NY. 2013

SPARE SOME CHANGE

- Conservative Theatre Festival, Columbus, OH 2017 Robert Cooperman, prod

- Stage Right blodcast, excerpt performed by Rocky Benasher

- Republican Theatre Festival, Forearmed Prod (Cara Blouin), Philadelphia PA, 2012  

- Finalist: The Decision 2012, New York, NY. 2012

STANDING ROOM ONLY

- Tomo Suru Players, About Love fest, Vancouver, BC Canada 2016

- Heartland Theatre Co, “The Parcel, The Package, The Present,” dir. Ron Emmons, Normal, IL. 2013  

- Between Us Productions, New York, NY. 2012 (SR). 

Finalist Short & Sweet 2014 in: 

- Sydney, Australia; Hobart, Tasmania, Australia; Chennai (Madras), India. 

TAKE A LEFT AT THE WAR ZONE

 - n.u.f.a.n. ensemble Theatre, “8 Minutes in the 80s,” Chicago, IL. 2010

THREE’S A CLOUD/ROOM CIRCUS (10m version)

- Flush Ink Productions, “She Speaks 2012,” Kitchener, ON, Canada, 2012 (SR) 

- Girl Play Lesbian Theatre Fest, Women’s Thtr Project, Ft Lauderdale, FL. 2011 (SR)

WAITING FOR HUGOT 

- Ridgefield Theatre Barn, Ridgefield, CT 2019

- South of Broadway Players, Charleston, SC 2017

- Echo Theatre, Echo 10 Festival, Provo UT. 2013  

 

            SHORT-SHORTS & MONOLOGUES

 

ASK ZSUZSANNA: SINGLE MOTHERHOOD AT 50 (monologue)

- The Mother Lode, New York, NY 2018

- Forked Thetre, "Motherlogues", London, England 2017

- Westchester Collaborative Theatre, Notes from the Frontlines, Ossining, NY 2016

- Luna Stage New Moon Short Play Festival, West Orange NJ 2016 

- International Women Artists Salon, Broadway Comedy Club, NYC 2015

- Piney Fork Press Theatre, New York, NYC. 2015

- Boog City Poetry, Music and Theatre Festival, New York, NY. 2014

- Pandora Theatre, “Vox Femina”, Houston, TX. Apr/2014 

FOUR EPICS AND A CRITIC (IN ONE PAGE)

- Cone Man Running, Five-Minute Mile Fest, Houston, TX 2016

- Gi60 Seconds International Play Fest, Brooklyn, NY, 2012 

- Where Eagles Dare “Zero to Sixty Festival.” New York, NY, 2009

A MURDER OF CROWS

- Stage Left Productions, Fast & Furious V, Spokane, WA 2018 

OOH BABY, LET’S GO FOR IT

- Driven Theatre, Fragmentation IV festival, Houston, TX. 2013

- GAN-e-meed Theatre Project, “Not a Box New Play Fest”, Boston, MA, 2011

ONE SMART COOKIE

- Spare Change Theatre “In a New York Minute” fest, NYC 2011 

THE THINGS THEY DON'T TELL US

- Shortlist, 1:One UAE Theatre Fest, Dubai, UAE 2018

- Fast & Furious, Spokane WA. 2014

- Gi60 International One-Minute Play Festival, Halifax, West Yorkshire, UK. 2013

- Mind the Gap Productions, World Theatre Day, New York, NY. 2013 

- Driven Theatre, Fragmentation IV festival, Houston, TX. 2013

- Spare Change Theatre, “In a New York Minute,” New York, NY. 2010

- Flush Ink Productions, “Asphalt Jungle Shorts,” Kitchener, Ontario. 2010

- Where Eagles Dare One-Act Festival, New York, NY, 2009

            SELECT SCREEN PLAYS (2018-19):

O-TOWN, THE WEB SERIES 

https://otownny.com/watch

- Season One: High As a Kite, parts I and II

- Season Two: In the Box

PILOT, Ghostel: A NYC teen forced to relocate to a remote old hotel with her mother and twin brother,  discovers that she can communicate with ghosts -- and they're very demanding.

FEATURE: Graduation: After the school "life skills" field trip, a group of Alaskan teens get left behind on a dangerous island, and must survive a night of terror. 

FEATURE: Stupid Voices from the Future: in progress  

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