Mother Ever After was a finalist for The PlayGround Experiment's Faces of America Monologue Festival #2. 


NIXIN' NIXON and Shoelaces have been shortlisted by SHORT + SWEET Dubai 2021

IOU is an advancing semi-finalist at Forward Theatre's Within These Walls Monologue Festival

Upcoming Productions/Readings



Valentine's Day Showcase

Digital Dramatists 

Chicago, IL

February 2021

Potholes & Potluck

Crossroads Theatre Shed

Jerusalem, Israel

February 24, 2021



Crossroads Theatre Shed

Jerusalem, Israel

February 24, 2021


Happy Holidays (or Bust)

Spectrum 2021 Short Play Festival

First Run Theatre

St. Louis, Missouri

June 2021


In Development

Catch / Release 

Virtual Reading

Storefront Theatre of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN

November 2020

Staged Reading
Theatre on the Square, Indianapolis, IN
July 2017

Workshop, Indiana Writers Center
Indianapolis, IN, 2017

Workshop, Yale Writers' Conference,
New Haven, CT, 2017

Clyt; or, The Bathtub Play

Virtual Reading

The Bechdel Group Fall Reading Series

New York, NY

November 16, 2020


Workshop, WriteNow Workshop

29th Street Playwrights Collective, New York City, NY, 2020

Reading (excerpt)
Phoenix Theatre, Indianapolis, IN
August 2019


Workshop, Phoenix Theatre

Indianapolis, IN, 2019

Ashton Woods

Workshop, Indiana Writers Center, 2020

The Pumpkin Pact

Reading, Green Buffalo Productions
Buffalo, NY

June 2020


Brothers on a Motel Bed 

Adapted and sold to Mogul Productions,

Los Angeles, CA, May 2019

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