Dances of Missed Connections

I recently helped to produce two dance shorts with my talented friend Molly Leland. They were both directed by Julian Doan and choreographed by Rande Dorn, and are evocative illustrations of the futility of searching for true connection in our modern world. They are also funny. Check out “We Banged At My Uncle’s Funeral,” starring…

Directing “Suddenly Split and Swiping Over”

This summer, I will be directing “Suddenly Split and Swiping Over,” a one-woman show written by Tracy Held Potter, for All Terrain Theater! Want to know what it’s about? You got it: Kelly has been waiting forever for her long-term boyfriend to just propose already, so when he suggests they see other people, she is…

“You’re A Virgin” Released

I recently had the chance to work with my favorite comedy ensemble Lost Moon Radio again! I directed a new short that was just released; it’s called “You’re A Virgin” and features some truly kickass performances from Dan Oster and Lauren Flans. Written by: Frank Smith and Ryan Harrison Producer: Samantha Niemoeller DP: Curtis Sherman…

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The 2016 National Winter Playwrights’ Retreat

I just got back from a week in Creede, CO, where I was lucky enough to get to participate in the 2016 National Winter Playwrights’ Retreat. The week is sponsored by the HBMG Foundation, Creede Repertory Theatre and the Human Stage, and during my time there I met an incredible group of fellow writers, actors…