2019


︎︎︎ Playwright

Prue McKeel’s life is ordinary. That is, until her brother is abducted by a murder of crows and she journeys into the Impassable Wildnerness to get him back. An adaptation of the young adult novel by Colin Meloy, illustrated by Carson Ellis.





2018


︎︎︎ Director

A 500-year-old Austrian count tries to find his next meal. From beyond the grave, his wife tries to show him another way. Contemporary sensibilities clash with medieval morality in a dark comedy by Greg Kotis, author of Urinetown.




2017


︎︎︎ Collaborative Maker

Teaching and ambition, longing and chemistry, regret and waste.





2017


︎︎︎ Collaborative Maker

Hope. Where does it come from? Who has it? How can I get some?
No statements. Only questions.




2017


︎︎︎ Collaborative Maker

Fragmented identity, sublimated love affairs, a nagging desire for fame, and the limits of credulity.




2016


︎︎︎ Playwright

Based on actual events, this adaptation of Coast of Illyria by Dorothy Parker and Ross Evans asks: what’s Romantic about madness and addiction?




2016


︎︎︎ Director

It’s a sticky hot summer in the swamplands of Pawley’s Island, South Carolina. Stepsisters Wanda and Daisy are used to people disappearing, but they’re not quite sure what to do when they come back. A new play by Alexis Schaetzle.






2008, 2011, 2012, 2016


︎︎︎ Collaborative Maker

The story of one woman’s struggle to orient herself, to reconcile motherhood with work and love with duty, and to articulate the responsibility of the artist to a world sunk in war.





2015


︎︎︎ Director

An allegory about the New South Africa written and created by Melonie and Sifiso Mazibuko.





2014


︎︎︎ Playwright

A splintering and remix of Cervantes’ massive (and metafictional” novel that examines how we get lost and how we can find ourselves again.





2014


︎︎︎ Director

In C Denby Swanson’s bleak comedy, the world’s nicest hitmen help out a pair of southern transplants to Minnesota. Or do they?





2014


︎︎︎ Director

Idealistic young teachers, blind to their own privilege and baggage, might do more harm than good in this new play by Camille Bullock.





2014


︎︎︎ Director


A child is born in a shoebox…...growing branches. A dystopian allegory by Melonie Mazibuko.


2013


︎︎︎ Director


Eden is eager to explore the world….on his own planet. A play about second chances of all sorts by Alexis Schaetzle.




2011, 2012


︎︎︎ Collaborative Maker

A comedy about the written word. That is: it’s about procrastination, disappointment, hypochondria, unrequited love, and blind hope. It’s about why the semicolon is way sexier than the dash. And why children’s literature matters.





2010


︎︎︎ Playwright

A grown up play for young audiences, adapted from the novel by Imme Dros, about the confusion of childhood and the messiness of real life, about love and loss, fear and courage…and about learning that, sometimes, just knowing can be enough.





2007


︎︎︎ Director

A movement-driven solo piece inspired by the life of Frida Kahlo.




2006


︎︎︎ Playwright

A play for young audiences. A young girl seeking adventure and escape meets a strange cast of characters who help her find what she’s looking for.
This project was developed in a process that foregrounded design experiment: from a list of aspirations–including a 30 foot giant and a character who rappels from the moon–I built a play to contain them all.




2004


︎︎︎ Director

A performance created to foreground design experiment.




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