PERFORMANCE ARTIST, DRAMATIC AND NONFICTION WRITER, FILMMAKER AND TEACHER
CURRENT AND UPCOMING
I will be part of the big choir for THE ALL SING “HERE LIES JOY” at the 2023 PROTOTYPE Festival in Times Square on January 8th! @prototypefest
RETURN TO CINDERS! The Art Mob Holiday Concert. November 16&18 8pm Friday/3pm Sunday. The Center 208 W. 13th St. Performing with this a cappella group I joined in Fall.
My letter in NY Times regarding Jesse Green piece on diversity in Theater. September 16-17, 2022
My essay "Ellie Covan " in 50 Key Figures in Contemporary US Queer Theatre ed. Noriega/Schildcrout (Routledge 2023). Released September 1, 2022.
My brilliant friend and colleague, artist/writer Jacki Apple, died at age 80 in June in Los Angeles. Jacki was one of the first people to write about my performance work, and a critical part of my development as an artist and teacher. My obituary of her life published in Artillery.
Qualified Immunity new work-in-progress reading, Hot! Festival at Dixon Place Lounge. July 7 at 7:30pm. Featuring former/current ASU students Rebekah Dawn, Toussaint Jeanlouis, Chris Ignacio.
As of May 2022, I am Professor Emeritus at ASU, returning to New York. after 21 years in Arizona
National Sawdust (Brooklyn) April 19, 2022. New duet by Daniel Bernard Roumain & Jeff McMahon and work from their student contributors, as well as members of NJ Symphony and a rare performance by Paola Prestini.
"Review of John R Killacky's Because Art" in Gay & Lesbian Review (March/April 2022)
"Two Artists' Lives, Lived Well" essay in Hyperallergic (June 26, 2021)
--My work from 1980's featured in Jacki Apple's Performance/Media/Art/Culture (intellect books)
"An Act With a Knife," my reflection on David Mamet's short book, Three Uses of the Knife, in Contemporary Theatre Review Backpages 30.1