Resume

FULL-LENGTH PLAYS:

Dead Dogs Don’t Fart, two-act comedy, winner of Diverse Voices Playwriting Contest  and 21st Annual New Play Project, Backdoor Theatre

Liar by Trade, two-act drama, winner of Robert J. Pickering Award for Playwriting Excellence 3rd place

Deafending Speech, two-act comedy

Botched Baby Talk, two-act comedy

Roman and Julia, two-act comedy 

No Time for Madness, two-act drama, winner of Robert J. Pickering Award for Playwriting Excellence 2nd place

Katrina, Rita, and Other Bitches, two-act drama, The Beverly Hills Theatre Guild - Julie Harris Playwright Award Competition semifinalist

Cabin Fever, two-act comedy, two cold readings, Contemporary Arts Center, awarded honorable mention by the McLaren Memorial Comedy Playwriting Competition

Not Without Grandma, two-act drama, cold reading, staged reading, Contemporary Arts Center, produced by Prime Time Theatre Productions

Hearts, two-act musical drama, produced by Prime Time Theatre Productions, nominated for Storer Boone and Marquis awards for best musical

The Coach’s Dream, two-act musical drama


ONE-ACT AND SHORT PLAYS:

Crazy Makers, ten-minute comedy

Captured Heart, ten-minute drama

Shadows and Mirrors, ten-minute drama

Second Senses, ten-minute drama

Rescuing Bear, ten-minute comedy

Wedding Bell Jitters, ten-minute comedy

A Father's Legacy, fifteen-minute drama

Baby Talk, fifteen-minute comedy, full production, Paw Paw Village Players

Crying over Jack, fifteen-minute comedy, full production, Paw Paw Village Players

The Perfect Penance, fifteen-minute comedy

Husband of My Dreams, fifteen-minute drama, full production, Northpark Playwriting Festival

Birthday Banter, ten-minute comedy

Good Grief, one-act drama

Chronicles of Deceit, one-act drama

Snoring, Not Me, ten-minute comedy, full production, New Play Festival

The Intervention, ten-minute drama, full production, Paw Paw Village Players

The Mother of Invention, ten-minute drama

To Life After Death, ten-minute drama

Where Time Is Money, fifteen-minute drama, five full productions, see Productions below

Christmas Reflections, one-act children's musical, full production, OLPS Childrens’ Theatre


SCREENPLAYS:

Sam and Elvis, by Susan Price Monnot and Jeffrey D. Ault (an adaption from the stage play, Dead Dogs Don’t Fart)

Dead Dogs and Smelly People, comedy


AWARDS AND HONORS: 

Diverse Voices Playwriting Contest first place, New York City, NY, for Dead Dogs Don't Fart

Deland Theater Festival, Deland, FL, for Dead Dogs Don't Fart in 2006

Morton R. Sarett National Playwriting Competition finalist for Dead Dogs Don't Fart

21st Annual New Play Project, Backdoor Theatre, Wichita Falls, Texas for Dead Dogs Don't Fart

Illinois International Film Festival winner, for Dead Dogs and Smelly People

New Play Project, Reston Community Players, Reston, VA, for Dead Dogs Don't Fart

Longwood Ten-minute Play Festival, Longwood University, Farmville, VA, for Second Senses

Looking Glass Theatre Winter Forum, New York, NY, for Where Time Is Money

North Carolina Central University New Play Project winner, Durham, NC, for Liar by Trade

Reverie Productions Next Generation Playwriting Contest semifinalist, New York City, for Liar by Trade

Northpark Playwriting Festival, San Diego, for Wedding Bell Jitters

Mildred and Albert Panowski Playwriting Competition finalist, Northern Michigan University, for Liar by Trade

New Works Play Festival, Royal Oak, MI, for Baby Talk

Robert J. Pickering Award for Playwriting Excellence 3rd place, Coldwater, MI, for Liar by Trade

Paw Paw Village Players Short Play Competition, Paw Paw, MI, for Crying over Jack

Paw Paw Village Players Short Play Competition, Paw Paw, MI, for Where Time Is Money

3rd Annual Playwright Festival, Silver House Theatre, Houston, TX, for Where Time Is Money

Golden/Bushnell Productions' North Park Vaudeville and Candy Shoppe, San Diego, for Where Time Is Money

Lucky 13 Short Play Festival, Brooklyn, NY, for Where Time Is Money

10-Minute Play Festival finalist, University of Maryland, for Where Time Is Money

2nd Annual One-act Festival, Evening of Shorts, Kingwood College, TX, for Where Time Is Money

Lebanon Community Theater's Playwriting Contest, Lebanon, PA, for Where Time Is Money

Eatfest finalist, New York, NY, for The Perfect Penance

Northpark Playwriting Festival; San Diego, for Husband of My Dreams

The Beverly Hills Theatre Guild - Julie Harris Playwright Award Competition semifinalist for Katrina, Rita, and Other Bitches

Robert J. Pickering Award for Playwriting Excellence 2nd place, Coldwater, MI, for No Time for Madness

Paw Paw Village Players Short Play Competition, Paw Paw, MI, for The Intervention

10-Minute Play Festival finalist, University of Maryland, for To Life After Death

New Play Festival at Gardner-Webb University, NC, for Snoring? Not Me!

Honorable Mention, McLaren Memorial Comedy Playwriting Competition for Cabin Fever

Storer Boone Award nomination for best New Orleans original play for Hearts 

Marquee Award nomination for best New Orleans original play for Hearts 


PRODUCTIONS:

Dead Dogs Don’t Fart, staged reading, Fine Arts Center, New Orleans, LA

Dead Dogs Don’t Fart, staged reading, North American Actors Association, London, UK

Dead Dogs Don’t Fart, staged reading, PowPAC Theatre, Poway, CA

Dead Dogs Don’t Fart, full production Deland Theater Festival, Deland, FL

Dead Dogs Don’t Fart, staged reading, Deland Theater Festival, Deland, FL

Dead Dogs Don’t Fart, staged reading, Hinton Battle Theatre Laboratory, New York City

Dead Dogs Don’t Fart, workshop production, Backdoor Theatre, Wichita Falls, TX

A Father's Legacy, full production, Golden/Bushnell Productions' North Park Vaudeville, San Diego

Baby Talk, full production, New Works Play Festival Baldwin Theatre, Royal Oak, MI

Birthday Banter, full production, New Works Play Festival Baldwin Theatre, Royal Oak, MI

Crying over Jack, full production, Village Players' One Acts, Paw Paw, MI

The Intervention, full production, Village Players' One Acts, Paw Paw, MI

Cabin Fever, staged reading, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans

Hearts, full production, Prime Time Theatre Productions, New Orleans

Husband of My Dreams, full production, Golden/Bushnell Productions' North Park Vaudeville, San Diego

Liar by Trade, staged reading, Central University, Durham, NC

Not Without Grandma, full production, Corlone’s Dinner Theatre, New Orleans

Not Without Grandma, staged reading, Contemporary Arts Center, New Orleans

Snoring? Not Me!, full production, New Play Festival at Gardner-Webb University, NC

Wedding Bell Jitters, full production, Golden/Bushnell Productions' North Park Vaudeville, San Diego

Where Time Is Money, full production, Looking Glass Theatre Winter Forum, New York, NY

Where Time Is Money, full production, Village Players' One Acts, Paw Paw, MI

Where Time Is Money, full production, Silver House Theatre, Houston, TX

Where Time Is Money, full production, Golden/Bushnell Productions' North Park Vaudeville, San Diego

Where Time Is Money, full production, 2nd Annual One-act Festival, Kingwood College, TX

Where Time Is Money, full production, Lebanon Community Theater's Playwriting Contest, Lebanon, PA

Where Time Is Money, full production, Lucky 13 Short Play Festival, Brooklyn, NY


Contact: spmonnot@cox.com