CURRENT EXCITING THINGS
May 2019: Dani joins New York Shakespeare Exchange for their Freestyle Lab “Armor as Strong: Trans Warriors through a Shakespearean Lens” at NYPL. More details on this free event here.
June 2019: A new short play of Dani’s will be featured in Blackbox Gaylist (Blackbox Playlist) at the PIT on June 7th. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door.
June 2019: Dani is one of the 50 queer playwrights contributing to The Stonewall 50 Plays at Queens Museum on June 22nd. More info on this free event here.
Spring 2019: Dani’s new play for Urban Stages Outreach about Nikola Tesla and Robert Moses, What You Leave, is touring to Brooklyn libraries!
August 2019: Dani’s episode of the podcast Girl Tales about a non-binary Peter Pan, “Pan the Pirate,” airs in mid-August!
RECENT EXCITING THINGS
March 2019: Came back to Blue Bloods to shoot another episode in Season 9: Dani’s first recurring role!
March 2019: Workshopped a new work in progress (Peril, us) with Eli Nixon and Rebecca Martinez for The New Georges Jam.
Early 2019: Narrated two audiobooks for Penguin Random House: We’re Not From Here by Geoff Rodkey and Paul Takes the Form of a Mortal Girl by Andrea Lawlor (pre-order).
2018 BY THE NUMBERS
Booked 1st network co-star role on CBS’s Blue Bloods
Thanks to Eddie Rabon at Take 3, Dan Patack & Sekka Scher at Ellipsis, and the lovely Blue Bloods team! Photo by episode writer Dan Truly.
Got 1st Broadway callback
Got 1st Off-Broadway callback
Got 1st video game callback
Recorded 1st audiobook narration
Performed in 7 new plays—garnering 1st reviews in NYC press—and 6 new play readings
Wrote and presented 3 new short plays
Wrote 1 new play commissioned by Urban Stages Outreach Program, which toured to Adult Learning Centers in Brooklyn
Wrote and presented 1 excerpt of a full-length commissioned by/developed with New York Shakespeare Exchange’s Diversity Cohort
Acted in 1 feature film, 2 short films, and 2 web series pilots
Signed with 1 agent for theatrical (legit)
Started working with 1 management team
2017 BY THE NUMBERS
Starred in 3 short films
Appeared in an additional 2 short films and 1 web series, now available on Amazon Prime
Presented 3 new short plays and 1 excerpt of a full-length in progress
Performed in 2 new plays and 1 new play reading
Started freelancing with 1 commercial/print agent
Wrote a monologue for 1 web series