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500 TERRY FRANCOIS STREET SAN FRANCISCO

MON-FRI 7AM-10PM | SATURDAY: 8AM-10PM

- THE NORTH WOOD FACTORY -

WRITING - PLAYS AND MUSICALS

Butch Ballet

  REDCAT New Original Works Festival (workshop), Los Angeles 2017

  Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs Showcase, Los Angeles 2018

sSISTERSs  

  REDCAT, Los Angeles (workshop)

  Highways, Los Angeles (production)

  Lyric-Hyperion Theatre (production)

  USC Visions & Voices Series (production)

 ** Beatrice Terry Residency Finalist

 

Femmes: A Tragedy  

  Highways, Los Angeles (production)

  Lyric-Hyperion Theatre (production)

  Association for Theatre in Higher Education Conference 

    (staged reading featuring Holly Hughes)

  20% Theatre Company, MN (production)

  Mujeres del Sol, Phoenix (staged reading)

  Chapman University (staged excerpt)

  Studio 506 Theater (staged reading)

  Excerpt screened at Femme In Four Acts, San Francisco

  Excerpt screened at Femme Hive Festival, Berlin

 ** Jane Chambers Playwriting Award Winner

 

Tales of a Fourth Grade Lesbo   

  Highways, Los Angeles (production)

  Carrie Hamilton Theatre, Pasadena Playhouse (production)

  Prism Play Reading Series, MN (staged reading)

  Flat Earth Theatre, MA (production)

 ** Asuncion Playwrights Project Semi-Finalist

 

Salt Water   

  Strand Theatre, Baltimore (staged reading)

  Live Girls!, Seattle (staged reading)

  Live Girls!, Seattle (production)

  Baltimore Playwrights Festival, Baltimore (production)

  The Page to Stage Festival at the Kennedy Center, DC

 

God in a Girl

  BAX/Brooklyn Arts Exchange (workshop)

  WOW Café Theatre (production)

** BAX Space Grant Recipient

phone|sex|cancer   

  WOW Café Theatre (production)

  The Kraine Theatre (production)

  Skidmore College (production)

 

she cuts herself / she likes to write   

  HERE Arts Center (workshop)

  Clemente Soto Velez (production)

  WOW Café Theater (production)

  Stuyvesant High School (staged reading)

 

WRITING - TV AND NEW MEDIA

 

Pop Up Video on VH1 (2012)   Writer/Lead Researcher

Pop Up Video on VH1 (2011)   Writer/Researcher

Pepsi’s Twitter Music Show   Writer/Producer

The Stranger, Editor Dan Savage   Music Blogger

DIRECTING - THEATRE

UPROAR cabaret starring Jill Soloway and friends  UNLV Ham Hall   Las Vegas NV

Lesbian Love Octagon by Kimberlea Kressal + Will Larche  The Bootleg   LA

Meet Cute by Christine Boylan    The Pico   LA

You Can't Act a Color cabaret   Rockwell   LA

Butch Ballet   REDCAT New Original Works Festival   LA

sSISTERSs   Lyric-Hyperion Theatre   LA

sSISTERSs   Highways   Los Angeles

Emma Goldman: Love, Anarchy and Other Affairs

   by Jessica Litwak   Civic Center Studios   Los Angeles 

DADDY by Olivia Ross Peterson   Dorie Theater   LA

sSISTERSs (excerpt)   Studio Series at REDCAT   LA 

Lip Service: A Cabaret   Highways   LA

Femmes: A Tragedy   The Lyric-Hyperion Theatre   LA

Femmes: A Tragedy   Highways Performance Space   LA

Tales of a Fourth Grade Lesbo   Carrie Hamilton Theatre   Pasadena CA

Tales of a Fourth Grade Lesbo   Highways 

God in a Girl   WOW Café Theater   NYC

God in a Girl (excerpt)   BAX: The Brooklyn Arts Exchange  

phone|sex|cancer   The Kraine Theater

phone|sex|cancer   WOW Café Theater

she cuts herself / she likes to write   WOW Café Theater 

she cuts herself / she likes to write   Clemente Soto Velez

PRODUCING - THEATRE AND DANCE

 

UPROAR with Jill Soloway and Maria Bamford

  Largo, Los Angeles 2018

Becca Blackwell's They, Themself and Schmerm

  The Lyric-Hyperion Theatre, Los Angeles

SORORITY Performance Series (2016-present)

  The Hammer Museum, Los Angeles

  Lyric-Hyperion Theatre, Los Angeles

East Side Story: A Choreography Showcase  

  Ryan Heffington/The Sweat Spot  Los Angeles

LILIT   AXIOM Dance Theatre   Los Angeles

Spring Fever Dance Concert   

  Ryan Heffington/The Sweat Spot  LA

Hot Summer Nights Dance Concert   

  Ryan Heffington/The Sweat Spot  LA

 

SONGWRITING - ALBUMS

 

3am Voice – Gina Young (Don’t Stop Believin’ Records)

Products of the 80s – Team Gina (Don’t Stop Believin’)

Gina Gina Revolution – Team Gina (Don’t Stop Believin’)

She’s So Androgynous – Gina Young (Exotic Fever Records)

Intractable – Gina Young (28 Days Records)

Prom Queen – Gina Young (Self-Released)

VIDEOS

Take It (writer/director/performer)

Butch/Femme (writer/concept/performer)

  Toured queer film festivals nationally and internationally

  Winner at Berlin queer film festival

  Winner of a YouTube award, over 250,000 views to date

Rock the Like (writer/performer)

  Best Music Video Winner, SF Women’s Film Festival

PERFORMING CREDITS - TOURS

 

It Gets Better National Tour   

  Dir. Liesel Reinhart, Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles

Solo European Tour

Team Gina European Tour

Multiple Team Gina US Tours

Warped Tour 2006 (US + Canada)

Warped Tour 2004 (US)

Multiple Solo US Tours

 

PERFORMING CREDITS - THEATRE + PERFORMANCE ART

 

I'm Very Into You dir. Sara Lyons, LAPP LAX Festival  Los Angeles

Friday Night Flights (supporting Corey Fogel)  The Getty Museum  Los Angeles

What You Love (supporting Kiki Loveday)  The Huntington Museum  Los Angeles

Tales of a Fourth Grade Lesbo   Carrie Hamilton Theatre 

Tales of a Fourth Grade Lesbo   Highways   Santa Monica CA

Sister Taking Nap   Dir. Wynne Greenwood   On the Boards   Seattle WA

Black Nativity   Dir. Jacqueline Moscou   Intiman Theatre Seattle WA

Prozak & The Platypus by Elise Thoron  (reading)   Dir. Rebecca Taichman  New York NY

Dead City by Sheila Callaghan  (reading)   Dir. Daniela Topol   New Georges NYC

The Skriker by Caryl Churchill   Dir. Mahayana Landowne   New York NY

SELECTED UNIVERSITY PERFORMANCES

Harvard, Yale, MIT, New York University, Brown,

University of Pennsylvania, Vassar, Boston University,

American University, Bryn Mawr, Carnegie Mellon,

Eugene Lang, Evergreen College, Georgetown, Chapman,

Oberlin, Rutgers, Syracuse, SUNY Purchase, Sarah Lawrence

AWARDS

HUMANITAS/PLAY LA Prize

Jane Chambers Award for Playwriting

Center Theatre Group Richard E. Sherwood Award Finalist

Drama League Beatrice Terry Residency Finalist

Asuncion Playwrights Competition Semifinalist

BAX Space Grant Recipient

EDUCATION

 

New York University Tisch School of the Arts, Honors Scholar in Drama

   Experimental Theatre Wing

   Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute  New York NY

   Stonestreet Film & Television Studios  New York NY

Directors Lab West 2018