Select Productions and Awards

Walking to Buchenwald

Open Fist Theatre Company (2017) Ticketholder Award (best production)

 

The Devil’s Wife

Skylight Theatre Company, Los Angeles (2017)

 

Captain of the Bible Quiz Team

Rogue Machine Theatre Company, Los Angeles (2016)

Winner of one Los Angeles Drama Critic’s Circle Award (solo performance), two Sage Awards (playwriting and solo performance) and a Ticketholder Award (best production).

 

Hopscotch (opera)

The Industry, Los Angeles (2015)

 

The Twentieth-Century Way

The Theatre @ Boston Court, Pasadena (2010)

New York International Fringe Festival (2010)

Rattlestick Playwrights Theatre, New York (2015)

Jermyn Street Theatre, London (2017)

Nominated for five Ovation Awards, four Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Awards (winner for Direction), two LA Weekly Awards (winner for Acting) and one GLAAD Award, winner of Outstanding Production of a Play (New York International Fringe Festival), PEN Award for Drama, and an Agnes Moorehead Award (Top Ten Live Performances, Gay City News), six subsequent productions.

 

Diet of Worms

Chalk Repertory, Los Angeles (2015)

 

House of the Rising Son

Ensemble Studio Theatre-LA, Los Angeles (2011)

Five StageSceneLA Awards (writing, direction, production, ensemble, scenic design), nominated for a GLAAD Award (Best New Play) and winner of two LADCC Awards (Lighting and Scenic Design) and two Garland Awards (Playwriting and Direction), named by two Los Angeles Times critics as Best New Play of 2011, subsequently produced at Desert Rose Theatre (2013)

The Chinese Massacre (annotated)

Directed by Jeff Liu

Circle X Theatre Company (2011)

National Endowment for the Arts production grant (2009)

Making Paradise: The West Hollywood Musical

Directed by Michael John Garces and Mark Valdez

Cornerstone Theater Company (2010)

The Friendly Hour

Directed by Mark Bringelson

The Road Theatre Company, North Hollywood (2008)

LA Weekly Award for Best Ensemble

Bunbury

Directed by Mark Bringelson

The Road Theatre Company (2005)

Los Angeles Times Critics Choice, nominated for 2006 GLAAD Award and two Ovation Awards, also produced at LA Theatre Works (2006), Diversionary Theatre in San Diego (2007), Long Beach Playhouse (2008), Skull and Dagger Society of UCSD (2008) and Department of Theatre and Dance at Pomona College (2008).

Conserving Melissa

Megan Murphy

Renegade Theatre Ensemble, San Jose (2005)

The Orange Grove

Directed by Jessica Kubzansky

Playwrights Arena, Los Angeles (2005)

Los Angeles Times Critics Choice

Ouroboros

Directed by Michael Michetti

The Road Theatre Company (2005)

Los Angeles Times Critics Choice, LA Weekly Awards for Best New Play and Production of the Year, subsequently produced at Houston's Main Street Theatre (2006) and Convergence Continuum in Cleveland (2009)

Sperm

Directed by Tara Flynn and Tim Wright

Circle X Theatre Company, Los Angeles (2004)

Los Angeles Times Critics Choice, LA Weekly recommended

Cool My Tongue

Directed by Todd Nielson

Celebration Theatre, Los Angeles (2000)

The Book of the Dead

Los Angeles County Museum of Art (1996, 1999)

Endangered Species

Directed by Fred Sanders

Interact Theatre (1996)

Tainted Blood

Directed by Michael Michetti

The Road Theatre Company (1998)

Seven Valley Theatre League Awards, LA Weekly Pick of the Week, four other productions nationally

Cyberqueer

Directed by Mark Bringelson

Celebration Theatre (1996, 1998)

LA Weekly Pick of the Week, four subsequent productions nationally

Son of Othello

Directed by Fred Sanders

Celebration Theatre (1995)

The Beloved Disciple

Directed by Fred Sanders

The Complex, Los Angeles (1994)

LA Weekly Pick of the Week

Mariel Neto, Caro Zeller, Everette Wallin and Alana Dietz in The Devil's Wife at Skylight Theatre (2017) photo by Ed Krieger

Will Bradley and Robert Mammana in The Twentieth-Century Way (2010) photo by Ed Krieger

Paul Witten and Patrick Hurley in House of the Rising Son (2011) photo by Shane William Zeiner

Kate Mines, Ann Noble, Mara Marini, Bettina Zacar and Deana Barone in The Friendly Hour (2008) photo by Marci Hill

Sean Wing and Zach Dulli in Bunbury (2005) photo by Marci Hill

IEmily Kosloski, Peter James Smith and Tom Beyer in The Orange Grove (2005)  

photo by Playwrights Arena

Shauna Bloom and KC Marsh in Ouroboros (2004)

photo by Marci Hill

Andy Kreiss, Tom Paris and Andy Steinlen in Cyberqueer (1996)

Deborah Puette in Captain of the Bible Quiz Team (2016) photo by John Perrin Flynn

Sean Wing and Ann Noble in Bunbury (2005) photo by Marci Hill

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