In this crazed mash-up parody of the Harry Potter and Twilight series - with cameos crashing in from Lord of the Rings, Star Wars, Alice in Wonderland and many other places - you'll encounter invisible rabbits, magical carrot weapons, random lunatics, soothing offstage voices, evil gourmets and much more, as everyone's favorite wizards, vampires and werewolves battle to save miserable, gloomy Spork - and indeed the world - from certain destruction.
Thicker to Premiere at Pasadena International Film Festival My short film directing debut, Thicker (which I also wrote), starring Erik Odom and Nick Podany, will premiere at the Pasadena International Film Festival as part of the "Truth" bill of shorts on March 5th at 5:05 PM. The festival takes place at the Laemmle Playhouse 7, 673 East Colorado Blvd, Pasadena CA 91101. Click on the link for details and to purchase tix--hope to see you there!
Straight Eye for the Gay Guy wins at California Independent Film Festival! Straight Eye for the Gay Guy, which I adapted into a short film directed by Mary Lou Belli, won "Best Mini-Short" at the California Indepdendent Film Festival in September! It has since also screened at Palm Springs' Cinema Diverse, presenting the best in LGBT cinema, and the Ojai Film Festival.
The Magic Hour to be Published by Playscripts in 2016! The Magic Hour, the follow-up to 4 A.M., my most produced play (though The Magic Hour stands on its own), premiered at Washington High School (Charles Town, WV) at the end of October and is now in the process of being published by Playscripts.
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Two New Plays Now Available Check out the latest additions to my catalogue! There's a one-act dark comedy, You Should Never Eat Your Heroes (think Sweeney Todd meets high school), and a new short play, Dolphin, about the aftermath of a cyberbullying incident. Both are now published by Playscripts!
Thicker:Two brothers, one a twentysomething slacker and the other a high school honor student with a penchant for theft, try to get by on their own in this short play that's also in development as a short film...