OK some updates!
Bhangin' It won the Richard Rodgers Award.
Teenage Dick is going to Donmar Warehouse in London, Dec 6 - Feb 1 2020 and to Wooly Mammoth in DC June 2020.
Tiger Style! was at Olney in Maryland and everyone seemed like they had a good time!
Teenage Dick, Tiger Style!, and microcrisis are all now available from Dramatists Play Service.
Academics and monologue-seekers, Teenage Dick will soon be available from Dramatists Play Service but the full text is now published in Theatre Forum - the last-ever print edition, grab it now!
Teenage Dick is now playing at Artists Rep in Portland thru Feb 3.
Next up cooking up a workshop of Bhangin' It in NYC...
RSVPs now open for a reading of "The Colonialism Project" - a trilogy of plays by me n Rehana, commissioned by LJP and opening the season at the Lark. Sep 24-25. See ya there.
This summer we're workshopping "Bhangin' It" and our commissioned trilogy with La Jolla Playhouse. September 17 is the New Playwrights Welcome at New Dramatists where I'll begin my seven-year residency.
Some spring updates!
Rehearsals continue for Teenage Dick, produced by Ma-Yi at the Public. If you're in NYC check it out June 12-July 15. Tix here:
Coming up in June I've also received a Project Springboard dance workshop of our musical Bhangin' It (music/lyrics by Sam Willmott, book by me and Rehana Mirza, and choreography by Rujuta Vaidya), courtesy of the Jerome Robbins Foundation. Press release here:
Rehana and I recently became Artists-in-Residence at La Jolla Playhouse, which is my hometown theater and the recent producers of my play Tiger Style! While in residence we'll be working on Bhangin' It and a trilogy they commissioned:
And finally, after 4 years of working there and 8 years of applying, I've just been accepted into the latest class of New Dramatists:
Get yer tix. Ma-Yi presents the world premiere of "Teenage Dick" at the Public. June 12-July 15 directed by Moritz von Stuelpnagel and starring Gregg Mozgala who commissioned and started this whole crazy mess. Tix here:
Grateful to have just received the PEN/Laura Pels Emerging American Playwright Award!
Press release here.