High-schoolers Allegra and Tara meet when cast in the school play as Frances Willard and Mary Bannister - two historical leaders of the late-1800s Women's Christian Temperance Movement who shared a very close friendship. Through rehearsals, sleepovers and communions with ouija boards, Allegra and Tara explore just how similar - and dissimilar - they are to Frances and Mary.
Finalist, O'Neill Theater Center's 2016 National Playwrights Conference
Honorable Mention, Student Jane Chambers Playwriting Award, 2016
Production, Yale University, February 2016
Staged reading, Shetler Studios, August 2016
Staged reading, Barrow Group Theatre, May 2016
Staged reading, Yale University, 2015
Workshop, O'Neill Playwriting Mentorship Program, 2014-15
Big Happy Days
2 W, 1 M | 10 minutes
The world has been over for thousands of years. Only Gloria and Maybel are left. Until one day, among the steaming mush and the old filing cabinets from advertising agencies gone by, Maybel finds a rarity.
Workshop Production, Williamstown Theater Festival, August 2019