Playwriting

A complete list of my completed works. Each play links to a more detailed description, production history, and excerpt. If you are interested in reading the entire play, please contact me directly. Please do not use any piece of my texts without express permission. 

Full Length Plays

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Field, Nest, Stage

An exploration of form;

elemental and avant-garde;

a triptych of intimacy.

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Wayward

A feminist adaptation of Shakespeare's Macbeth for three actors.

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A Case for Yellow

A family drama exploring neurodiversity, inheritance, agency, resilience, relationships, and the nature of metaphor.

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that is how it is for me

A beautiful mess of language.

(Looking to workshop)

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One Act Plays

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Man and Wife

A woman tries to kill her husband. Comedically. In rhyming iambic pentameter. 

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Short Plays

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8 Seconds

Inspired by the writings of María Irene Fornés, this play, set in a high school classroom, explores connection and isolation.

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Roundabout

A memory play between a child and mother about the loss of beloved childhood spaces.

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Trick and Treat

Horror or Romance?

One story, two meanings.

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Another Lesbian Farce

A Midsummer Night's Dream, but somehow even gayer. Also, everybody's chickens for some reason.

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Voices

Three sisters find conflict and connection as their mother dies.

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Solstice Miracle

A holiday play for non-denominational queers and those who love them.

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Fiction

Edward-Albee-inspired, this absurd and brutal play about trauma and interpersonal violence hurtles toward a tragic end.

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Martha Wants You to Give

A highly experimental feminist look at sexual violence in the workplace.

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Titania's Votaress

A dramatic prologue to A Midsummer Night's Dream

written in high verse.

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The "Unproducables"

The following are plays I've written that I find value in, but for which I don't intend on seeking production (although I'm open to production if such an opportunity were to arise). I'm providing their texts in full. Contact me for permission if you want to use any of my texts for any reason.

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A Note Upon Not(h)ing

An auto-biographical monologue about sexual abuse and language.

 

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Miss Julie Self Reflects: An Essay

A response to irresponsible pedagogy and the theatrical cannon.

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Sisyphus

An odd little play inspired by the existentialism of Albert Camus.

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Int. Playwright

A self-indulgent meta play about the writing process. Cute.

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Acting

An auto-biographical monologue about what we do

--and don't--teach during sexual development.

 

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Women of Quality

Written for a class on Restoration Drama, women from a variety of period plays meet and consider gender.

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To Hold the One-Way Mirror Up

An experimental play about the power of culture and internalized hatred. 

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Untitled

A monologue, incorporating found text, from the perspective of 'a Hecuba.' 

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Trichy Stuff

My high school "keystone project;"

a monologic play about trichotillomania.

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Eight Ate, Eat Eight

An experimental piece examining the 'Virgin-Whore complex.'

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Works in Progress

Happy

A one act about temptation and self-sabotage. Fully written, in edits.

Wild

A TV pilot about a group of queer and artist friends living in San Francisco, imagining what life could be as they navigate what it is. Early stages of writing.

I Fell in Love with Hamlet

A full-length play about the romanicization of toxic masculinity. In the mid stages of writing, progressing slowly.

Untitled

A full length play emerging from my short play Roundabout. The protagonist reflects on the deterioration of their relationship to home, in both their city and their mother. In pre-writing. 

"I will be free, even to the uttermost, as I please, in words."

-William Shakespeare, The Taming of the Shrew