Resume

FULL LENGTH PLAYS

  • Persimmon Nights, Dir. Sara Porkalob, Cafe Nordo, Seattle, WA 2018
  • Do It For Umma Dir. Sara Porkalob,  Annex Theatre and Theatre Off Jackson, Seattle, WA 2016
    • Awards and Mentions:
      • People’s Choice Award for Outstanding New Play at The Gregory Awards
      • Seattle’s Gypsy Rose Lee Award for Excellence in Local Playwriting
      • Best New Writing in Miryam’s Theatre Musings Blog Best of 2016 list.
    • Staged reading Dir. Rachel Rene Araucto, Insatiable! Seattle’s Ninth Annual Asian American Playwrights Festival, SIS Productions, Seattle, WA 2015.
  • A Quality Education, Battery Powered Reading Series, Dir. Lily Raabe, Theatre Battery, Kent, WA 2016
  • Guilty Feet, Spark New Play Lab Reading, Casted by Kathy Hsieh, Seattle, WA 2012

20-MINUTE PLAYS

  • Roaring Girls Dir. Amy Escobar, The Zig Zag Festival at Annex Theatre Seattle, WA 2015
  • Canton Alley #3 Dir. Eliza Wu, Stories from Chinatown: A Living Theater Project Conference, UW School of Drama, Seattle, WA 2015
  • What You Think You Know co-written with Ina Chang, Stacy Flood, Laura Hutchinson, Jennifer Kaczmarek, Ilsa Olsen, Ruth-Ellen Perlman, Olivia Pi-Sunyer, Jason Sharp, and Stephanie Timm, Dir. Kaitlin McIntyre, Seattle Fringe Festival, Annex Theatre, Seattle, WA 2014

10-MINUTE PLAYS

  • After Love Comes the Laundry, Lyrics and Music by Matthew Reed, Dir. Nicole Sleiers, Sleep is For the Weak IV, Theatre Battery, Kent, WA 2016 Watch on YouTube.
  • Sumac in Your Face, Dir. Rachel Katz Cary, 14/48: Nordo, Seattle, WA 2015
  • Do It For Umma, Dir. Emma Watt, Cupcake Staged Reading, Live Girls! Theater, Seattle, WA 2014
  • Cantaloupe Dir. Jennifer Jasper, Quickies #15 Festival, Live Girls! Theater, Seattle, WA 2014
  • Karaoke Request Dir. Rachel Rene Araucto, Revealed: A Theatrical Walking Tour of Seattle’s International-District Chinatown, SIS Productions, Seattle, WA 2014

ORGANIZATIONS

  • SIS Writers Group
  • Asian Pacific Islander Community Leadership Foundation Community Leaders Program
  • Social Justice Fund Northwest 2011 and 2015 Giving Project participant

TRAINING

  • Intermediate and Advanced Playwrighting with Stephanie Timm
  • Beginning Playwrighting with Juliet Waller Pruzan and Kristina Sutherland
  • Playwrighting with Odai Johnson

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Arts in Drama, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
  • Certificate in Editing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA