Friday, October 12, 2007

Tartuffe at College of the Canyons

Next month, in addition to writing verse dramas, I will be acting in one. I'm playing the title role in Moliere's Tartuffe. Performances are November 14-18, 2007.

For tickets and additional information, check out Tartuffe at College of the Canyons.

Thursday, October 11, 2007

Valentino at Online Booksellers

So my book is finally starting to appear on the websites of online booksellers.

The listings lack cover art and they claim by book is unavailable (though you can purchase Valentino at

I'll have to contact the sites to upload artwork and correct the listings, but just seeing "Valentino: a play in verse" on is a big step forward.

Valentino at
Valentino at Barnes and Noble

Valentino on Google Book Search

Several months ago I submitted my book to Google Book Search.

This week, googling around for references to "Valentino," I noticed that a preview of Valentino: a play in verse is now available from Google.

Very cool!

Check it out:

Valentino: a play in verse.

Sunday, October 7, 2007

Francesca: a play in verse

I'm writing a new verse play based on the tragic love story of Francesca da Rimini and Paolo Malatesta. The story comes from Dante's Inferno. In the nineteenth century, Francesca da Rimini became the subject of several plays, operas, and paintings.

I've posted the first scene on my website: Francesca: a play in verse