Cindy O'Connor and I are so proud to have one of our songs performed by the prestigious GMCLA in their holiday concert on December 14, 16 and 17. GMCLA is quite a group and they sound beautiful in rehearsal for Our First Christmas.

Meanwhile, CGMC is doing not one but two of my songs in their upcoming concert. "Even Gayer at Christmas" (with music by Jake Anthony) opens the show! Come see Naughty or Nice on December 1, 9 and 10



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Now and Then a Hero (book and lyrics)

 Staged reading at Cal State Northridge on April 15 and 16, 2015

 Featured at the Montana Rep's Missoula Colony Festival, June 2010

Mercy: Variations (book and lyrics)

 Staged reading at Theatre Wit through Kokandy Productions on March 23 and 30, 2015

 Staged reading at the Greenhouse Theatre Center through the Trellis Project, April 8, 2014

Staged reading at the Academy for New Musical Theatre on May 30, 2013

40 is the New 15 (book and lyrics)

 AEA production at the NoHo Arts Center, North Hollywood, CA, July 16 - August 22, 2010

 AEA production at the Secret Rose Theatre in North Hollywood, CA, July/August 2009

Winner: Best New Musical 2010 (StagesceneLA)

Winner: Best Direction, Outstanding Production, and Outstanding Ensemble cast (StagesceneLA)

Selected by Stephen Schwartz for the 2010 ASCAP/Disney Musical Theatre Workshop

Nominee: 2010 GLAAD Media Award, Oustanding Los Angeles Theatre

Nominee: 2009 ADA Award, Valley Theatre League

The Last Princess (book and lyrics)

  Featured in the Disney/ASCAP Musical Theatre Workshop

All That He Was (book and lyrics)

  2010 Production at Tisch School of the Arts, NYC

Published by Samuel French
9 week run at the Tamarind Theatre in Hollywood
Invited to the International theater festival “La Veu Humana” in Barcelona, Spain
Original cast CD on AEI Records
Additional performances in Chicago, IL, Upland, CA, Palos Verdes, CA and Omaha, NE.

Moving On (book and lyrics)

  Finalist for Stages Festival (Chicago)

Murder Mystery Musical Series (book and lyrics)

 The Killer Sarsaparilla, Invitation to Murder, Drop Dead Gorgeous, Shooting Star, and Who Shot Doc at the Sock  Hop.  Over 300 performances in regional theatre.


Care Bears - animated series - teleplay 

("Stand Up and Cheer" and "Harmony: Unplugged.")

Yin, Yang, Yo!, - animated series - teleplay

("A Bad Case of the Buglies," "Stuck" and "Dance, Dance, Devastation.")

Angela Anaconda – animated series – teleplay

("The Lion, the Witch and the Weasel" and "The Pup Who Would be King")


“Eat a Rainbow” - Shake it Up with Fruits and Veggies album (lyrics)

LAUSD Nutrition Network
Parents’ Choice Award Winner


Winner: Kennedy Center/ACTF Musical Theater Award
Winner: National Student Playwriting Award
LAUSD Nutrition Network: Parents’ Choice Award


UCLA - B.A. Theater Arts
CSUF - Master of Arts in Playwriting


ASCAP, SAG, Dramatists' Guild.