April - September 2021
The Nectar Series podcast, co-host
Co-host of The Nectar Series podcast - a community-building exhibition that collect beautiful stories, sweet like nectar, from members of the WNC community and uses them to weave a patchwork of narratives that connect each of us through our common past, present, and future. Listen here.
Current & Ongoing
Free arts space in Downtown Sylva, NC
Happy to have received grant funding with colleague Josh Russell to plan and open a free art gallery and studio space in Sylva, NC for WCU faculty, student artists, and the many high-caliber local artists in Jackson County. Looking forward to working with many campus and community individuals and groups to make this a success and provide free arts and culture experiences to our incredible mountain town.
My 80-Year-Old Boyfriend at ATC
Serving as Choreographer and Assistant Director to Artistic Director, Sean Daniels, and providing movement direction for the production at Arizona Theatre Company. Info here.
Calliope Shorts: Firsts at Calliope Stage
Artistic Producer for premier of Calliope Shorts: Firsts, Calliope Stage Company's inaugural production featuring ten new theatrical shorts inspired by the Western North Carolina region to invest in and give voice to rural performing artists and storytellers.
A Ghost of Christmas Past: radio drama
Co-Creator of this femme-forward retelling of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, featuring original lyrics and compositions and a distinctly ethereal femme touch. Original scheduled production was re-adapted to the radio drama format. Available for listening here. Logo Art by @cody.butcher.
Upcoming: April 2019
Adaptation of A Christmas Carol featuring the ladies!
Currently working on an adaptation of A Christmas Carol (a collaborative effort with Composer and Lyricist Kristen Hedberg) which uses Fan, his younger sister, as the driving force for Ebeneazer's road to redemption. The script will have a workshop reading in April 2019.
Hitler's Tasters at New Light Theatre Project, NYC
Choreographer for Hitler's Tasters by Michelle Kholos Brooks and directed by Sarah Norris. Susan Stroman called it, "One of the best evenings I've spent at the theatre in a long time." Check out @ht_theplay on IG for updates on the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
Metropolis, an Afrofuturist Musical
Line Producer for virtual development workshop of this new musical with virtual performances with New York Theatre Barn and New Light Theater Project. Selections included in the Lincoln Center's Broadway's Black Voices of the Future concert in 2021.