The relationship between mothers and their gay sons is a longstanding theme of queer cinema, usually of the suffocating, jealousy-ridden, Freudian kind.
is a scenic storyteller for theater, film and opera.
“Afterglow” is a raw, one-act play exploring the emotional, intellectual, and physical connections between three men and the broader implications within their relationships. Her designs have been featured throughout NYC and regionally at Theater Row, The Davenport, 59E59, NYMF, Guild Hall East Hampton, Sharon Playhouse, The Hudson Theater LA, and a national tour. David Gallo): (Summer Works Performance Festival, Toronto) among others.
Josh and Alex, a married couple in an open relationship, invite Darius to share their bed one night. He has worked for various theatres, conservatories, and universities in Boston including American Repertory Theater, Boston Ballet, Moscow Ballet, Beau Jest, the Commonwealth Shakespeare Company, among others.
Danny (Patrick Reilly) is an aspiring screenwriter crashing with his single mother (Kathryn Erbe) at his childhood home in New Jersey.
Impossibly close; the pair gossip over power walks, watch old movies together, and attend neighborhood parties arm in arm.