the tragic ecstasy of girlhood
Full length | 5W
A new poetic drama centered on the lives of five teenage girls who live in a group home. After the sudden death of a housemate, the girls combat their grief and their guilt. An intersectional play about girlhood that demands our attention be on the youth of America who are left to raise themselves in the shadow of the system.
Workshop PREMIERE | Boston Playwrights' Theatre | Boston | OCTober 2018*
LA PREMIERE | DecembeR 2018*
Runner-Up | Womenworks | Tulsa University | 2018
Full Length | 2M, 3W
For years Bridgette has been avoiding painful memories by traveling the country with her eccentric, yogi family in an old RV, selling soap. When they stop in a small Texas town believed to harness great magic, she strikes up a romance with a young dreamer named Danny that causes her to question her responsibilities to herself and to her family. A new coming of age tale about love, sacrifice, and savoring the present moment.
World Premiere Production | Fresh Ink Theatre | Boston | Feb 2018
WORKSHOP PREMIERE | WATERTOWER THEATRE | OOTL Fringe Festival | DALLAS | 2015
Staged Reading | Nouveau 47 Theatre | Dallas | 2014
Full length 3W, 2M
Jean needs money to go to college. In order to secure herself a first place win at the State Journalism competition, and a full ride to the university of her dreams, she joins her high school’s Early Morning Bible Study to investigate the group’s protest against the newly implemented safe sex education models.
With my Eyes Shut
45 Mins | 2W, 1M
In this neurodivergent love story, Naomi, a dance prodigy with an affinity for blue, feels in colors and refuses to wear a clown nose. Cole, a percussion virtuoso, can recite a complete history of the xylophone but won’t meet your eyes. Measured against scales of social competence, they'll push the boundaries of compliance to find connection in an isolating world and shatter the complacency of the disembodied voices running the show.