I like writing plays about place, whether it’s the Middle East, Stockton, California, or Staten Island.

I like unearthing and bringing to life human frailty and folly, dignity, and despair.

And I like making people laugh.


Biting nails before reading of THE VAGRANT, Sundance Theater Lab, July 2013. A calm and jetlagged Mark Wing-Davey to my right.

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In our sweet rehearsal room at Sundance.


Closing night of THE HOUR OF FEELING, Humana Festival of New American Plays, Actors Theatre of Louisville, May 2012: Rasha Zamamiri, Hadi Tabbal, Me, William Connell, David Barlow, and Ismail Khalidi.

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