ON THE CROSS BRONX (comedy)
1 w/1 m
In a cop car stuck in traffic on the side of the highway, Kate, in labor, refuses to give birth until she can get to the hospital. Officer Joe's job is on the line if she doesn't safely deliver. He just has to figure out what she really wants.
Production, The New Short Play Festival, New York, NY. March 2019
Selected for Production, Short + Sweet Festival, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. 2019
Shortlisted, Short + Sweet Festival, Sydney, Australia. November 2018
1 w/2 m or 2 w/1 m
When Sam, a strong-minded urologist, refuses to give a family friend “The Snip,” Sam's wife Grace tries to convince Sam to apologize. But their family dinner spirals out of control, catching ten-year-old son Alan in the crossfire. [NOTE: Alan can also be played as a daughter, Allie.]
Pen Parentis (staged reading), New York, NY. March 2019
Selected for Production, Short + Sweet Festival, Sydney, Australia. 2019
Selected for Production, Short+Sweet Festival, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. 2019
Winner, Warner International Playwrights Festival, Torrington, CT. October 2018
NYU Finalist, Theater Masters National MFA Playwriting Festival, Aspen, CO. October 2014
CIRCLING THE GLOBE (comedy)
When world-traveller Adele arrives at the home of daughter Celia -- unannounced, and with a very personal request -- only a secret in Celia’s snow globe collection can bridge the miles between them.
Shortlisted, Slackline Stories, Slackline Productions, London, UK. April 2019
Upcoming Production, The New Short Play Festival, New York, NY. October 2019
Fly Center New Works Festival (staged reading), Shelbyville, TN. August 2017
Winner, 2014 Connecticut Artists and Playwrights Festival, Torrington, CT. October 2014
KPBX-FM (radio production), Spokane (Washington's NPR Station.) August 2014
Winner, Longwood University's 0 to 60: Ten Minute Play Competition, Farmville, VA. April 2014
Actors Studio 10-Minute Play Festival (staged reading), New York, NY. Directed by Norma Medina. September 2013
HIGH WATER LINE (fantasy/absurdist comedy)
Teenage Abby and her mother Elise — stuck in a room together after the ice caps have melted — must either escape or drown. A short climate-change apocalyptic black comedy, maybe impossible to stage. Or maybe not.
FINAL REST (dark comedy)
Chris has returned to her childhood home to help her overworked sister Jeannie sprinkle Mom’s ashes in the backyard garden. But with the house being sold tomorrow, Chris invents an alternate plan that threatens to ruin all of it.
TIGER LILIES (fantasy/drama)
Vanessa’s come home to bury her mother’s ashes in the family garden. But will burying Phyllis really allow Vanessa to let her go?
DC Swan Day (staged reading), Washington, DC. March 2011