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June 2, 20135 years ago

Director: Fresh Perspective Play in a Day Festival

This time, I'm going green... Timely topic, while re-reading Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard and watching the protesters in Turkey against the destruction of a city park to be replaced by a more lucrative mall. Come see the show June 8 at 5:00 pm at Tompkins Square Park if you are around! More info here.
May 25, 20135 years ago

Resident Artist: "The Power of Silence" at Theaterlab

I just completed a three week residency produced by Forwardflux at Theaterlab. This was an awesome experience of collaboration with a group of 22 other artists, which culminated in 3 hours of experimental performances on the theme "The Power of Silence". For more info, see the full post.
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Tags: Brevity, New York City, Short Play
April 6, 20135 years ago

Director: Emerging Voices Play In A Day Festival

A while ago I was selected for The Emerging Voices Play In A Day Festival, which will be held starting at 6:00 pm on April 26 at the Joria Mainstage Theatre, 260 West 36th Street, New York, NY 10018. The festival will showcase a series of 10 to 15 minute long plays entirely written, rehearsed, and performed in the span of just one day. Read more
January 16, 20135 years ago

24 Hour Play Festival - 19 January 2013

Join me and six other directors for the exciting 24 Hour Play festival that will take place on January 19 at Joria Productions, 260 W 36th St, 3rd Floor, in Manhattan. Produced by Perchance to Dream Theatre the festival has a peculiar format that stimulates creativity by allowing a very short time from idea to production. Read more
October 26, 20116 years ago

From Stage to Page: Wordplay in Achille Campanile’s Two-Line Tragedies

On November 4, I will present the paper “From Stage to Page: Wordplay in Achille Campanile’s Two-Line Tragedies” at the Midwest Modern Language Association Conference, in St. Louis, MO. Read more
August 20, 20117 years ago

The Synthetic Bard: Dramatic Condensation from the Futurists to The Reduced Shakespeare Company

Polymath: An Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences Journal has just published my article "The Synthetic Bard: Dramatic Condensation from the Futurists to The Reduced Shakespeare Company" Read more
August 10, 20117 years ago

The Intertextual Short Play

The journal MLN (Modern Language Notes) has published my article "The Intertextual Short Play: An Example Using Verga’s Cavalleria rusticana and Capuana’s Il piccolo archivio" Read more
August 10, 20117 years ago

Plays with Food: A Dinner with Verga, Capuana, and Pirandello

On 25 June 2011 I presented the paper "Plays with Food: A Dinner with Verga, Capuana, and Pirandello" at the Canadian Society for Italian Studies Conference in Venice. Here is the abstract Read more