Plays and Screenplays

My latest project is the educational play, “Flies in the Buttermilk,” featuring Maya Angelou, Hattie McDaniel, Ruby Dee & Harriet Tubman, among others, schooling a girl about life and the “N” word.

The“V05 Experience” (Ira Aldridge Playwriting Finalist, United Solo Fest Selection, HBO Workspace, Comedy Central Workspace, LA Women’s Theatre Festival) is available for bookings, in it’s entirety or excerpts.
Topics covered: Faith, Inspiration, Depression, Diversity in Hollywood, Black History

Other plays written:
“Piece of Cake”
“The Time Being”
“The Sad Saga of Rayjean Murphree”
“Christian Speedy Singles: A Twitter Like Story”

Faithful Central Bible Church Writers’ Collective/Repertory Company (comedy sketches):
Jacob & Esau
Party of 12
Mary & Elizabeth
Abram, Sarai & Hagar
Days of Joseph’s Lives (co-writer with Devika Parikh)

“The Children of Good”
“Salome’s Great American Dream”
“The Interview” (produced by National University)
“” (produced by National University)


3 responses to “Plays and Screenplays

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  2. Hello Karen, How are you? This is Renaud Haymon from Hal Dewit Acting class from __years ago. Im looking for representation for pilot sit-coms. Can you help? I’ve been doing theatre here since then. I’ve had two agents but not for T.V. Call, Text me 309 644-9191. Or

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