Comedy Reel

 

Resume

SELECTED PRODUCTIONS (as playwright)

Ruins

September 2017, The Araca Project, The American Theatre of Actors, dir. Heather Harvey

The Book of Judith

October 2015, Let Your Women Keep Silence Play Series, Dixon Place, dir. Rachel Graf Evans

With Friends Like These

June 2017, Agency Theatre Collective 24-Hour Play Fest, Chicago, IL, dir. Zach Barr

The Blue Album

November 2015, Master Clash at Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, dir. Susan Bowen

Get Thee, Too

June 2016, Agency Theatre Collective 24-Hour Play Fest, Chicago, IL, dir. Brent Deickhoff

Starry-Eyed

June 2015, Agency Theatre Collective 24-Hour Play Fest, Chicago, IL, dir. Patrice Foster

Haircut

June 2013, Second City Writing Program Graduate Showcase, Chicago, IL, dir. Joe Janes

The Great Dismantling

May 2011, Oberlin College Playwriting Showcase, Oberlin, OH, dir. Sasha Schecter

Training

June 2009, Gorilla Tango 24-Hour Play Fest, Chicago, IL, dir. Erik Wagner

June

January 2009, Oberlin College Winter Term Play Fest, Oberlin, OH, dir. Ben Ferber

New Non-Fiction

October 2008, Oberlin College Cat O’Nine Tails Play Fest, Oberlin, OH, dir. Ben Ferber

Hang Up

May 2005, Steppenwolf Theatre Cross-Town Teen Ensemble, Chicago, IL, dir. Kimberly Senior

WEB SERIES (as writer)

Staff Writer, “In Real Life” (2017) – OpenTV.com

Creator/Producer/Co-writer, “Spellbound” pilot (2018) – Coming mid-2018

SELECTED STAND UP AND LIVE LIT

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

February 15, 2017           Mom Genes at Cafe Mustache, Chicago, IL

December 2016               Uptown Underground, Chicago, IL

November 2016               Louder Than A Mom at Martyr’s, Chicago, IL

July 2016                            The Kates at the Book Cellar, Chicago, IL

April 2016                          The Kates at the Laugh Factory, Chicago, IL

November 2015               The Kates at The Acorn Theatre, Three Oaks, MI

October 2015                    The Kates at the Laugh Factory, Chicago, IL

July 2015                            The Kates at the Book Cellar, Chicago, IL

April 2015                          Feminine Comique at the Lincoln Loft, Chicago, IL

October 2014                    Alderman Fundraiser, Simone’s, Chicago, IL

June 2014                           Formosa Café, Los Angeles, CA

September 2013              Feminine Comique at the Lincoln Lodge, Chicago, IL

March 2013                       Mortified Chicago, Schuba’s Tavern, Chicago, IL

May 2012                           Copenhagen Comedy Newcomer of 2012

April 2011                          Oberlin College Comedy Showcase, Oberlin, OH

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Contributor, Reductress (2014)

Poetry Contributor, Projecctile Magazine (now-defunct)

Essayist, The Moment (2012), edited by Larry Smith

Contributor, The Tangential (2012)

Poetry Contributor, The Plum Creek Review (2009-2011)

EDUCATION

Northwestern University, Evanston, IL — M.F.A. in Writing for the Screen & Stage (2017)

Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH — B.A. in English & Creative Writing (2011)

AWARDS

The Araca Project, New York, NY (2017)

Radio/TV/Film Department Sitcom Award, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL (2016-17)

Playwriting Scholarship, Kenyon Playwrights Conference, Gambier, Ohio (2016)

Poetry Scholarship, Paris Writers Workshop, Paris, France (2012)

Comedy Newcomer of the Year, Wisecrackers SE, Copenhagen, Denmark (2012)

Posse Foundation Leadership Award, The Posse Foundation & Oberlin College (2007-2011)