Writer Resume

February 18, 2017

Education

•           MFA 2007- Yale School of Drama

•           The Actors Center Conservatory

•           London Academy of Music & Dramatic Arts

•           BA- Fordham College at Lincoln Center, Theatre Performance Major/Playwriting Minor

Writer/Performer

Forgiveness                          Tribecca Arts Center                                                            2016

*Forgiveness is a multidisciplinary devised full length performance piece that is currently being created. It shares personal stories of struggle and forgiveness that will inspire others to lay a path for personal and societal healing.

In The Cypher                                              Yale Cabaret, Nuyorican Poets Café, FAB Festival, WOW Café Theater 2007-2014

*In The Cypher is a full length interactive poetic play that explores race, skin color and cultural identity

For Stella                                           Dixon Place                                                  2013

*For Stella is a multi-disciplinary experimental performance piece about childhood, freedom and being weird. 

Things Went Horribly Wrong                     WOW Café Theater                                     2012

*Things Went Horribly Wrong is a one act play that spans time and place, exploring what happens during revolutions, particularly when they go astray. Issues of youth violence, incarceration and feminine leadership are addressed.

Three Sisters in Haiti                                   Old Vic New Voices Inspiration Showcase                     2009

*Three Sisters in Haiti is a solo performance piece that addresses ideas of longing, time, unfulfilled expectations and the passion to want more.

Back Alley Blindness: Ode to Michelle    Obama Drama                                                          2007-2008

*Back Alley Blindness: Ode to Michelle is a solo performance piece celebrating Michelle Obama

 Daddy                                                           Women Of Color Festival                                       2007

*Daddy is a solo performance piece exploring patriarchy and colonialism

Grants/Awards

•           Jerome Foundation Travel Grant 2015

•           LMCC’s MCAF for In The Cypher 2011, 2012, 2014

•           Puffin for In The Cypher 2014

•           Rising Circle Theater Collective INKtank Finalist 2013