SELECTED AWARDS, FELLOWSHIPS, AND RESIDENCIES
PRINCESS GRACE FOUNDATION THEATRE FELLOWSHIP AND STATUE
To fund a year long residency as artistic associate at The 2nd Stage Theatre in New York. Assisted the Artistic Directors with new work development, directing readings, fundraising, and marketing. Selected for the prestigious Statue Award for continuing achievement in directing.
PRINCESS GRACE FOUNDATION ARTISTIC DEVELOPMENT GRANT
To support a television writing fellowship with Alan Kingsberg.
PRINCESS GRACE FOUNDATION/BARYSHNIKOV ARTS CENTER
awarded residency fellowship with budget to develop and direct a new multi-media dance
opera--WOMEN: THE WAR WITHIN by Matthew Maguire, Du Yun, and Paul Warner.
DIRECTING FELLOWSHIP AND CITE-READ GRANT
From The Drama League of New York’s Directors Project.
THE AMERICAN FILM INSTITUTE’S
Ashley Amulis Fellowship for film directing.
The George Sutro Lowenstein Fellowship for academic excellence.
DIRECTORS LAB WEST
HARVARDWOOD WRITING COMPETITION
semi-finalist as screenwriter for RECLAIMING EDEN.
Selected for narrative competition at THE SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL. Grand Jury Prize Finalist. Official selection of numerous international festivals. In addition to theatrical, has appeared on HBO and IFC.
IN THE NAME OF THE FATHER
recipient of various awards from film festivals throughout the world, including the Cine Golden Eagle and The London Film Festival. Premiered at THE SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL.
H.A.R.P. RESIDENT ARTIST
HERE Arts Center, New York City. Developed and directed MERCURY and STARS OF THE SWEET DECLINE.
THE WILLIAMSTOWN THEATER FESTIVAL
To develop the screenplay RECLAIMING EDEN.
NEW YORK FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS
Grant in association with HERE to direct STARS OF THE SWEET DECLINE.
Sponsored by Eve Ensler to produce MERCURY at HERE Arts Center, New York City.
For WEDDING DRESS AND MASKED ANGEL, Los Angeles. Winner of seven awards, including best direction and production.