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DIRECTOR & WRITER

Directing Resume

Professional

The Resurrection of Alice by Perri Gaffney               
Harriet Returns by Karen Jones Meadows                
Linda Means to Wait by Linda Sithole                    
Everyday Divas by Elisa Perry                         
Wait Until Dark by Frederick Knott                   
Southern Accents Adapted by Shona Tucker        
Blue (workshop) by Charles Randolph-Wright    

The National Black Theatre Festival

The Acting Company

The Blue Heron Theater

The Producers Club

Harlem Theatre Company

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery

Arena Stage

Academia

El perro sato (a staged reading) 

Tartuffe            
Flyin’ West                         
Southern Exposure       
Spunk: Three Tales               

The African Company Presents Richard III

Flyin’ West                                
The Life You Save May Be Your Own 

Hot’l Baltimore  

NYU Tisch School of the Arts

NYU Tisch School of the Arts

University of Evansville

Ramapo College

Ramapo College

Ramapo College

NYU Grad Acting Director’s Lab

NYU Grad Acting Director’s Lab

Ramapo College

Training

Director’s Lab - NYU Graduate Acting
Fulbright Scholarship in the Oral Tradition of the Yoruba People, Obafemi Owolowo University, Nigeria
MFA - Graduate Acting Program, NYU
BS - Theater and Interpretation Department, Northwestern University

Writing Resume

Original Works

Mississippi Mud: A trilogy based in the South about Afro-American Women and their journey to selfhood

1. Mississippi Mud: The coming of age story of Patsy Hubbard, Jr., a tall, angular, gangly sheltered black girl of the Alabama small town of Aliceville.  In a heightened story theater style, we journey with Patsy as she discovers some harsh realities about her world.

May 2020 Zoom Production        Vassar College

 2. Growing Wild: A one woman show with music which speaks to one African American woman’s struggle for definition and grapples with a thirty year old family mystery that continues to haunt and shape lives today. 

2019 Reading       New York Theatre Workshop

2018 Workshop      Liberation Theater Company

3. Trippin’ Through Mud:  a comic, soul-searching travel journey from Kentucky to Mississippi past and present.

Spring 2019 Reading        Vassar College

Summer 2017 Reading       Studio Tisch

The Oral Tradition of the Oral Tradition, or When Wahala Comes:  A one-woman show, about a young student's journey through Nigeria while on a Fulbright Scholarship.

Spring 2003     New York Theatre Workshop

Project Breakthru: a play of comedic, poignant vignettes that explore racial and cultural divides in America.

     Co-wrote and performed in venues of the Catholic Diocese throughout Louisville, KY

Adaptations

Southern Exposure: Short stories by Flannery O'Connor, Truman Capote and William Melvin Kelley

     Ramapo College

The Life You Save May Be Your Own by Flannery O'Connor 

    NYU's Graduate Acting Director's Lab

Southern Accents Series: Short stories by William Faulkner, Truman Capote, Katherine Anne Porter and Carson McCullers 

    Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery

The Women of Brewster Place

     NYU Grad Acting Program

Training

MFA - NYU Graduate Acting, BS - Northwestern University
Gotham Writers Workshop, 2011 Writers Retreat with April Yvette Thompson,

E-Script Workshop for Playwrights with Lucy Wang

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