AWARDS & GRANTS

  • Guggenheim Fellowship for Drama and Performance Art

  • Two-time recipient of the New York Foundation for the Arts Playwriting Fellowship

  • Winner of The Playwrights' Center’s McKnight National Residency and Commission

  • UNESCO Young Artist for Intercultural Dialogue (2011)

  • The Strangest (Director: May Adrales) was selected as one of the season’s “most promising live events” in the New York Times Spring Arts Preview article, “32 Reasons to Get Out & Get Off the Couch.”

  • Featured in The New York Times, Time Out, American Theatre magazine, Theater Bay Area, the Brooklyn Rail, San Francisco Chronicle, Svenska Dagbladet, Teaterstockholm, der Standard, Aramco Magazine, Kathimeiri, and the International Herald Tribune among others.  A cartoon of Roar appeared in the New Yorker’s “Goings on about Town” section.

  • NEA/TCG grant to be a playwright-in-residence at the Magic Theatre

  • Clifton Visiting Artist at Harvard

  • Playwriting Fellow at Harvard University's Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Studies

  • Mellon Foundation Playwright in Residence at the Classical Theatre of Harlem

  • Denning Visiting Artist at Stanford.  ​