What did you major in
while in college?
A. English Literature
What inspired you to become
A. Working with directors and producers.
Did you like plays as a kid?
A. I never could afford to go to one.
How many plays have you written?
If you could pick another job,
besides a playwright, what would it be?
What is your favorite play written
by another playwright? Who is he/she?
A. Arcddia by Tom Stoppard.
What is your favorite play that
Are your plays fiction or based
on your life experiences?
A. they are mostly fiction but draw some from life.
What is your regular work day
A. Like any regular day.
How do you feel about your choice
A. A brilliant choice but I wish I were an archeologist.
Do you love your work?
Will you always be a playwright?
A. Maybe not, but I will always tell stories.
Is it a profitable career?
Would you say your career is
fun or just hard work?
A. Both, because if it was anything less I wouldn't do it.
How do you come up with the
subjects for your work?
A. I read a lot of books and history. I also get things from life.
Do you feel confident about
your plays or do you feel you could have done better?
A. Usually, but I always feel that I could have done a little better.
How long does it take you to
write the average play?
A. About three years, but for a musical about six.