Opening Monologue for Jane Lynch + Choice Hotels 2017 Awards Show

I wrote a comedic opening monologue for celebrity host Jane Lynch, as well as all the presentation banter and winner descriptions for the evening (based on research provided by the client), as the sole writer for ADM Productions‘ script for Choice Hotels’ annual corporate awards show in 2017.  

Corporate Awards Show for ADM Productions

I was the sole writer for ADM Productions‘ script for Mylan’s annual corporate awards show. I wrote a comedic opening monologue for celebrity host Todd Newton, as well as all the presentation banter and winner descriptions for the whole evening’s event.

Write What You Don’t Know!

They like to say, “Write what you know.” And often they mean that literally. To wit: write about the kind of life with which you’re familiar. They think that’s honest writing. I think it’s a cop-out. To be frank, the kind of life with which I’m familiar can sometimes seem rather boring. I’m a normal…

Bum in chair, then what?

A little while ago, screenwriter Scott Myers, who runs the blog Go Into The Story, reposted a reader question about how to actually go about writing once you’re sitting in the chair staring at a blank page.  He asked for his readers to post helpful hints in the comments section. This was my answer: I think a…

A Slight Newfie Accent

Celtx.com has a great little freeware program for screenwriting and scheduling. They also allow account holders to publish their pro-jects to “Celtx Pro-ject Central.” The great thing about Celtx is… …they are in Newfoundland! Listen to the v/o on this video to hear a deliciously slight newfie accent.

Messiah Come Again

I wrote, produced, and directed this hour-long one-act musical. It’s a great script to celebrate Easter. Designed for three men, six women, and six to a dozen children, plus narrators, it could be great for churches that already have a drama or dance program in place. It was first produced in Canada at Victory Christian Center…