May 2018. 
Laura’s play Portrait of a Nude runs May 8 - 12, 2018, 7:30 p.m., at Studio Theatre, produced by the West Bridgford Dramatic Society, Nottingham, U.K. 

April 2018. 

Laura’s short play White Dress, directed by Jule Aaron, is part of the 2018 One Acts at The Group Rep, Los Angeles. It runs April 14 - May 19, 2018. 

March 2018. 
Laura’s screenplay Chasing Honey is a finalist in the Socially Relevant Film Festival in New York, March 15 - 22, 2018. 

February 2018. 
February 21: Laura’s short play #51 was posted on YouTube by the Phillips Collection, as part of the Migration Series short plays inspired by Jacob Lawrence’s work.  

November  2017. 
Laura’s short play Seeds was part of Native Voices Short Play Festival, Sunday, November 12th (1:30 p.m. performance at Native Voices at the Autry) and Monday, November 13th (7:30 p.m. performance at La Jolla Playhouse).  Laura won the 2017 Native Voices Von Marie Atchley Award for Excellence in Playwriting. 

Recommended Links


Native American Women Playwrights Archive (NAWPA)
Imaginal Institute
Spring Journal and Books
Moonstruck Drama Bookstore
Jennie Webb
Native Earth Performing Arts
Jon Klein

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