Audiodrama

Writer, Performer, Producer

"It all started when I decided to write a self-aware character." A narrative and musical  journey into the mind of a writer who fears that a fictional character of his own creation may be plotting to permanently hijack his very identity and agency. The humorous, philosophical, tragic, and absurd story is accompanied by a rich and varied original score, incorporating elements of electronica, prog rock, jazz, hip-hop, chamber, choral, avant-garde, and metal. 96 min. album.

 

Surge: Wordsongs & Soundtexts (2015)

I wrote/co-wrote two of the tracks. Listen and read along with them:

  1. Make Me Smile (trk 8)
  2. Intermission (trk 12)
Creator, Producer (full album) / Writer, Performer (two tracks)

A collection of spoken narratives set to music, each by a different set of writers and musicians. Stories vary in form and genre, and include: poetry, dramatic audio play, allegory, action/adventure, comedy, and absurd and philosophical narratives. Musical genres include: rock, minimalism, avant-garde, jazz, chamber, electronic, and folk. 146 min. album.

 

Eternal Return (2013)

Writer, Performer

Interactive live storytelling performance, inspired by Nietzsche's idea of the "eternal return." 8 min. video.

 

 

Writer, Performer, Producer

A surreal journey through a young man's final two days, in which he does absolutely nothing. Musical styles includes prog rock, folk, and jazz. 93 min. album.

Film

Love and Death (2018)

Writer, Director, Producer

A dark coming of age drama about a boy's first experiment with deviant sexuality, and what it forces him to confront when it goes horribly wrong. Short film. 15 mins.

 

Old Man Radiohead (2012)

Writer, Director, Producer, Editor

An old man fiddles with the dial of his car radio, in search of a channel to an alternate dimension. Experimental silent short film. 5 mins.

 

Life Changing (2012) [Screenplay]

Writer

A group of 120 strangers gather for an intensive and controversial 10-day personal empowerment seminar. As the participants confront personal demons and engage the program's exercises, behind-the-scenes intrigue threatens to shut down the program before it completes. 119 pages.

 

This is Just to Say (2011)

Producer, Editor

Adaptation of the poem by William Carlos Williams. Silent short film. 5 mins.

 

 

Sugar Packet (2011)

Writer, Director, Producer, Editor

A young man finds a suicide note stuffed in a diner sugar packet. Along with the note is included a riddle, and challenge to the reader to dive into an elaborate treasure hunt in order to save the note's writer. Short film. 13 mins.

 

Atom Heart Mother Suite (Montage) (2009)

Editor

Avant-garde montage set to the last five minutes of Pink Floyd's 1970 "Atom Heart Mother Suite."

 

59 (2009)

Writer, Director, Producer

Groundhog Day meets Boyz n the Hood. Short film. 9 mins.