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    IN PROGRESS

Invitation to Poland: A Memoir. Est. completion 2018. This book will tell the story of my returning to the country where my grandfather was born, exploring post-Grotowski Polish theatre, and participating in the Jewish community in Poland. I am working on this project through the Bath Spa University remote PhD in Creative Writing.

    PUBLISHED ARTICLES

Blogging from Teatr Chorea’s Retro//Per//Spectives festival in Łódź, Poland. In NITENews.org (New International Theatre News)
Part 1: Introduction, festival preview
Part 2: “Rhythm of language,” festival opening

A Polish Theater Cookbook.” An ongoing series of articles exploring Polish theater directing practices. In HowlRound.com.
Introducing A Polish Theatre Cookbook
Grotowski and the Post-Grotowski Companies
The Floating Schedule
The Loose Twenty-Minute Break
How To Make Rehearsal Time Flexible
Rehearsing Without Breaks
The Closed and the Open Door

Poland’s Teatr Cinema: Over Twenty Years of Surrealist Collage,” in NITENews.com (New International Theatre News.)

Post-Grotowskian Monasteries: Report From Wrocław’s Grotowski Institute (the second annual Summer Seminars) and Teatr Pieśń Kozła (the Polish premiere of ‘Songs of Lear’),” in Biweekly.pl

Studium Teatralne’s The King Of Hearts Is Off Again at the Odyssey Theatre,” in CultureSpot LA

Polish Theatre and the 32nd Warsaw Theatre Meetings, As Seen By US Visitors,” in Biweekly.pl

From Artists To Archives: A Grotowski Update,” in American Theatre

Greek Chorus Variations: Chorea Theatre’s Oratorium Dance Project” in Biweekly.pl

Preaching from the Chorus: Marta Górnicka’s Chór Kobiet” in Biweekly.pl

The Chorus of Women Hits the Road,” in American Theatre

Two Readings: Playwright Małgorzata Sikorska-Miszczuk” in Culture Spot LA

    TEXTS FOR PERFORMANCE

PENNY (music: Douglas Pew)
SUSANNAH 2000 (music: Liam Wade)
TO SEE THE STARS+ (music: Faye Chiao)
A GAME OF HEARTS (music: Douglas Pew)
THE LORELEI, THE ALBATROSS, AND THE PINE-TREE*
UMRZEĆ W ATENACH//TO DIE IN ATHENS*
PĘTLA//END OF THE LINE+
W TYM MIEŚCIE//IN THIS CITY+
*adaptation
+documentary piece, edited from interviews or historic material

    POETRY

Checking Out,” Hopkins Review
Ready To Lead Stanford Into The Future? Explosion-Proof
The Illustration,” Urbanite Baltimore Magazine
An Actor’s Life for Me,” The Hopkins Review
To Maria,” Foothill
The Navigators,” Greatest Uncommon Denominator