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Asyan Celik and Danny Scheie in The Making of a Great Moment
The latest in professional updates:
Oh hey. I'm Peter. I'm a writer. I've written a bunch of plays and also write narrative game scripts, TV/Film scripts, speeches, toasts, roasts, sketches, clever copy, emails, blogs, and more! I am also a playwriting instructor and writing consultant. Slide in to my DMs if you want to produce something I wrote or hire me to write something just for you! (Email is the same as DM, right?)
GREAT MOMENTS IN NEW YORK CITY!: My play, The Making of a Great Moment JUST had its New York Premiere at NYC's Urban Stages, featuring the same team from the hit summer production at Chester Theatre Company. It happened Sept 28-October 29, 2023!
I'm working on a new play called TIM'S LAST WORDS. It's about grief and homosexuals and seafood.
I've also been developing a new play called THE OVERBOOKED HOTEL ROOM. It's, um, it's about an overbooked hotel room.
Niko Tsakalakos and I wrote a musical about natural disasters and willful ignorance to human driven climate change. It's called . It had its World Premiere at FALL SPRINGS Barrington Stage Company in August 2019, directed by our longtime collaborator (now Tony Nominated) Stephen Brackett! We're working on it some more.
I was the Mellon Playwright in Residence at the Z Space from 2013-2018. It's all over for me now. But I talked to Artistic Director Lisa Steindler about it in this article. And I talked to Kirsten Greenidge about it in this article. You can read more about the whole residency thing here.
With HowlRound at Arts Emerson in Boston, I hosted a meeting about Comedy in American Theatre entitled I'M TIRED OF ALL THIS DRAMA. Read my recap here.
The fine folks at Dramatists Play Service have published my plays The Totalitarians, boom, BOB, Colorado, Hunter Gatherers, and T.I.C.
This is a nice OLD article about me in TCG's American Theatre Magazine.
I hand-coded this website over 15 years ago. That's why it looks like this.
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Want to hire me to write something, teach something or talk about something? Send me an email!