"Adam and Eve" (10-minute-play adaptation of Mark Twain stories) will be produced at the All Write Festival at Webster Groves High School, Webster Groves, Missouri, March 1, 2017.
The Error of Our Ways will appear in a French translation from Monsieur Toussaint Louverture in April, 2017, completing the Jeremy Cook trilogy that began with Le linguiste était presque parfait in 2013, followed by Une putain de catastrophe in 2014.
Invited guest author at "Caractères," an international book festival in Auxerre, France, May 19-21, 2017.
Three 10-minute-play adaptations of Mark Twain short stories will have a staged reading at the Mark Twain Quadrennial Conference at Elmira College, Elmira, NY, August 3-5, 2017.
Six by Twain: Short Stories by Mark Twain Adapted for the Stage had a staged reading at the Mark Twain House and Museum, Hartford, Connecticut, on November 30, 2016. The plays are adaptations of "The McWilliamses and the Burglar Alarm," "Buck Fanshaw's Funeral," "Adam and Eve," "Cannibalism in the Cars," "What is Man?" and "The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg." Directed by Chris Bushey (peeking from back row below), with a cast of community theater actors from central Connecticut.
"Adam and Eve," an adaptation of short works by Mark Twain about the original couple, was produced at the Warner International Playwrights Festival in Torrington, Connecticut, on October 15.
"Her Worst Enemy" had a staged reading at the Northern Arizona Playwriting Showcase in Flagstaff on Sept. 9, 10, and 11, 2016. The ten-minute play is an adaptation of the Mark Twain short story "The Facts Concerning the Recent Carnival of Crime in Connecticut."
Double Negative appeared in a Greek translation from Patakis in September, 2016.
"A Report on Susan Bailey's Ancestry" appeared in twainquotes.com, February 2016.
Second Prize in the 2015 Oregon Independent Film Festival Screenplay Contest for A Solid Man of Boston, a feature film screenplay adaptation of William Dean Howells's 1885 novel The Rise of Silas Lapham.
Happy author between producer Merle Kailas and playwright Michael Weller, who brought The Full Catastrophe to the stage. At the premiere on July 11, 2015.