My new adaptation of S. Anski’s classic play The Dybbuk will open at Soulpepper Theatre Company in Toronto in May 2015. Directed by Albert Schultz, with a fantastic cast.
Congratulations to Brian Current for winning the Classical Composition of the Year Juno Award for Airline Icarus! Here’s a link to a review of the Naxos recording of our opera.
With many thanks to Steerforth Press, I will be reading at great bookstores across the United States in the summer and fall of 2013. All events are linked.
July 9th: Politics and Prose Bookstore, Washington D.C., 7 pm
July 11th: The Ivy Bookshop, Baltimore, MD, 7 pm
September 9th: Books and Books, Coral Gables, FL, 4 pm
October 1st: Left Bank Books, St. Louis, MO, 7 pm
October 3rd: Anderson’s Bookshop, Naperville, IL, 7 pm
October 23rd: Skylight Books, Los Angeles, CA, 7:30 pm
October 29th: Books Inc, Opera Plaza, San Francisco, CA, 7 pm
Airline Icarus, will be produced by Soundstreams in Toronto on June 3-8, 2014, at Ada Slaight Hall. Here’s a link to more information.
The Iron Bridge was chosen as a runner up for the 2012 Danuta Gleed Literary Award, honoring the best 1st short story collection of a Canadian author. Many thanks to the Writers’ Union of Canada, congratulations to the other shortlisted authors, and Rebecca Lee.
Celebrating the best first English-language collection of short fiction by a Canadian author published in 2012. Here’s more information about the award and the shortlist.
A concert version of Airline Icarus will be presented as part Fort Worth Opera’s Frontiers New Works program, on Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 6:00 – 7:00 pm. Where? In Texas, of course. But where in Texas? Right here!
Next year, Airline Icarus will receive its Canadian Premiere from Soundstreams in Toronto.
I will be reading The Iron Bridge at the Prairie Theatre Exchange in Winnipeg, and having a conversation with Ellen Peterson, the playwright-in-residence at the PTE. Details here.