Resume

FULL LENGTH PLAYS

Jar of Fat, Dir. Tatyana-Marie Carlo, Brown University Writing is Live Festival, Providence, RI, 2019

Untitled Play about Institutional Racism in the Nonprofit Industrial Complex, Dir. Sara Porkalob, Umbrella Project Reading, Seattle, WA, 2018

      • A 30-minute version of this play was developed at Mirror Stage’s Expand Upon Reading Series, Dir. Suzanne Cohen, Seattle, WA, 2017

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

Do It For Umma, Dir. Rachel Rene Araucto, Insatiable! Seattle’s Ninth Annual Asian American Playwrights Festival, SIS Productions, Seattle, WA 2015.

Do It For Umma 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

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

DRAMATURGY

  • Dramaturg for Black Sheep by Heidi Park, Dir. Mario Gomez, 18th and Union, Seattle, WA 2019
  • Co-Dramaturg with Mario Gomez for Kim’s Convenience by Ins Choi, Dir. David Hsieh & Scott Nolte, Taproot Theatre, Seattle, WA 2019

ORGANIZATIONS

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

TRAINING

  • Masters Playwriting Workshop with Lisa D’Amour
  • Intermediate and Advanced Playwrighting with Stephanie Timm
  • Beginning Playwrighting with Juliet Waller Pruzan and Kristina Sutherland
  • Playwrighting with Odai Johnson

EDUCATION

  • MFA Candidate in Playwriting, Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Bachelor of Arts in Drama, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
  • Certificate in Editing, University of Washington, Seattle, WA