Author, playwright, educator.


This Fall

Boston University: Writing The Social/ Political Play

Oklahoma University: Dramaturgy & Playwriting

Dramatists Guild Institute: The Architecture of Plays

Dramatists Guild Institute: Masterclass in the Ten-Minute Play



The Goldberg Department of Dramatic Writing, Tisch School of the Arts, New York University, 1986 to 2016.

Guest Artist/Lecturer, Universities Boston University, September (2017)

  • Convivio - Postignano, Italy (2017)
  • Oklahoma University (2017)
  • The Marfa Intensives (2016)
  • Western Georgia College (2016)
  • Dramatists Guild Institute (2016 to present)
  • The Kennedy Center, American College Theatre Festival (1990 to present)
  • All Saints School – Fort Worth, Texas (2015)
  • The University of Texas at Austin (2006, 2009)
  • The University of the South (Sewanee Writers Conference)
  • Goddard College
  • Texas State University
  • University of Wyoming
  • University of Southern Mississippi
  • State University of New York, Brockport
  • Adelphi University
  • Kalamazoo College
  • Texas Tech University
  • Lamar University
  • Association for Theatre In Higher Education (ATHE)
  • Texas Educational Theater Association (TETA)
  • The Dramatists Guild of America

The Kennedy Center, Washington, D.C. 2002 to the present. Program Director and Instructor for The Summer Playwriting Intensive.

The Kennedy Center - American College Theatre Festival. National Chair, National Playwriting Program, 2002 to the 2005/6. National Vice-Chair April 1999 – 2002, Regional Chair 1995-1999.