My CV

Playwriting Production History

The Secretary

Full-Length Play

Production, Curious Theatre (Denver, CO), Dir. Christy Montour-Larson, 2020 

Production, Main Street Theatre (Houston, TX), Dir. Julia Traber, 2019 

Production, Brazen-Faced Varlets (Buffalo, NY), Dir. Lara Haberberger, 2019  

Production, Theatre en Bloc (Austin, TX), Dir. Jenny Lavery, 2018  

Nominated, David Mark Cohen New Play Award, 2018  

Nominated, B. Iden Payne Award for Best Original Script, 2018  

Winner, ScriptWorks Finer Point Funding, 2018  

Finalist, InterAct New Play Development Award, 2018  

Runner-up, Princess Grace Playwriting Fellowship, 2017  

Winner, Coe College Playwriting Contest, 2017  

Staged Reading, Wordsmyth Theater Company (Houston, TX), Dir. Sara Gaston, 2018  

Staged Reading, Seven Devils Conference (McCall, ID), Dir. Christy Montour-Larson, 2017  

Staged Reading, Hyde Park Theatre (Austin, TX), Dir. Lily Wolff, 2017  

Staged Reading, Coe College (Cedar Rapids, IA), Dir. Dennis Barnett, 2017  

Staged Reading, Capitol Stage, (Sacramento, CA), Dir. Chloe King, 2016  

Staged Reading, Nashville Repertory (Nashville, TN), Dir. Helena Kays, 2016  

Development, Ingram New Works Lab, Nashville Repertory (Nashville, TN), 2015-2016 

Poor Sports

Full-Length Play

Staged Reading, Stage West Theatre (Fort Worth, TX), Dir. Tina Parker, 2015 

First Runner-Up, Stage West New Play Readings Festival, 2014

Blue Point

Full-Length Play

Finalist, 2013 Princess Grace Playwriting Fellowship 

Featured in the 2013 International Playwriting Festival, Warehouse Theatre (Croydon, U.K.)

Finalist, 2011 Humana Festival of New American Plays, Actors Theatre of Louisville  

Second Runner-up, 2011 Alpha Project, Iowa Repertory Theatre    

Finalist, PlayPenn, 2010 New Play Development Conference  

Finalist, Lark Play Development Center, 2010 Playwrights’ Week Festival  

Workshop Production, UTNT (Austin, TX), Dir. Charlie Otte, 2010    

Workshop Reading, University of Texas-Austin (Austin, TX), Dir. Melissa Kievman, 2009 

Production, Play-in-a-Bar (Austin, TX), Dir. Kyle John Schmidt, 2012

Workshop Production, Cohen New Works Festival (Austin, TX), Dir. Elizabeth C. Lay, 2009 

Staged Reading, Miscreant Theatre (New York, NY), Dir. Andrew Volkhoff, 2009 

Hobo Camp

One-Act Play

Production, FronterFest Short Fringe (Austin, TX), Dir. Elizabeth C. Lay, 2019 
Selected “Best of Week,” FronteraFest, 2018 
ScriptWorks FronteraFest Commission, 2018

The River of Haircuts

One-Act Play

Production, FronteraFest Short Fringe (Austin, TX), Dir. Elizabeth C. Lay, 2018 
Selected “Best of Fest,” FronteraFest, 2018 
ScriptWorks FronteraFest Commission, 2017

At The Highland Mall

One-Act Adaptation

Production, FronteraFest Short Fringe (Austin, TX), Dir. Jadrien R. Schmidt, 2018
Selected “Best of Week,” FronteraFest, 2018

The Dyeing Woman

One-Act Play

Production, FronteraFest Short Fringe (Austin, TX), Dir. Elizabeth C. Lay, 2017
Selected “Best of Fest,” FronteraFest, 2017

The Old Maid and Her Old Goose

One-Act Play

Production, FronteraFest Short Fringe (Austin, TX), Dir. Elizabeth C. Lay, 2016 

Selected “Best of Fest,” FronteraFest, 2016 

Production, Pittsburgh New Works Festival (Pittsburgh, PA), Dir. Scott Calhoon, 2015    

Nominated, Outstanding Playwright, 2015 PNWF Donna Awards 

The Miracle

One-Act Play

Production, FronteraFest Short Fringe (Austin, TX), Dir. Elizabeth C. Lay, 2015 
Selected “Best of Fest,” FronteraFest, 2015    
Production, Theatre Southwest (Houston, TX), Dir. Scott McWhirter, 2015

The Blissful Orphans

One-Act Play

Production, Actors Theatre of Louisville (Louisville, KY), Dir. Marti Lyons, 2015 

Published, Dramatics, 2015 

Production, FronteraFest Short Fringe (Austin, TX), Dir. Elizabeth C. Lay, 2013    

Selected “Best of Fest,” FronteraFest, 2013 

O Pioneers! O Settlers!

One-Act Play

Production, FronteraFest Short Fringe (Austin, TX), Dir. Elizabeth C. Lay, 2014 
Selected “Best of Fest,” FronteraFest, 2014

The Dungeons and the Dragons

Ten-Minute Play

Production, Samuel French OOB Short Play Festival, (NYC), Dir. Christopher Mirto, 2013 

Production, 2012 Humana Festival Tens, (Louisville, KY), Dir. KJ Sanchez, 2012

Production, Actors Theatre of Louisville (Louisville, KY), Dir. Lillian Meredith, 2012 

Finalist, City Theatre National Award for Short Playwriting, City Theatre (Miami, FL)   

Published in “The Humana Festival 2012: The Complete Plays” by Playscripts, Inc

St. Matilde's Malady

One-Act Play

Production, Crashbox Theatre (New York, NY), Dir. Jordan Smith, 2012

Production, FronteraFest Short Fringe (Austin, TX), Dir. Elizabeth C. Lay, 2010 

Selected “Best of Fest,” FronteraFest 2010    

Published in “The Best American Short Plays 2010-2011” by Applause 

The Last Hat

Ten-Minute Play

Co-Winner, Heideman Award, 2010 National Ten-Minute Play Competition
Production, Crashbox Theatre (New York, NY), Dir. Jordan Smith, 2012 
Production, Actors Theatre of Louisville (Louisville, KY), Dir. Michael Legg, 2011
Production, FronteraFest Short Fringe (Austin, TX), Dir. Elizabeth C. Lay, 2008  
Published in the “Great Short Plays: Volume 9” by Playscripts, Inc.

Fernando and the Killer Queen

Ten-Minute Play

Production, Theatre Masters (New York, NY), Dir. Wes Savick, 2008 

Production, Theatre Masters (Aspen, CO), Dir. Heath Cullens, 2008 

Staged Reading, Chicago Dramatists (Chicago, IL), Dir. Alisa Duncan, 2005    

Finalist, National Ten-Minute Play Competition, Actors Theatre of Louisville 

Sword Play

Ten-Minute Play

Production, Actors Theatre of Louisville (Louisville, KY), Dir. Steven Rahe, 2005

 

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