Vivian is an award-winning playwright who has penned more than 90 plays and monologues that have entertained audiences in the US, Mexico, England, Scotland, and Australia. Her full-length drama/comedy, Back to Bethlehem (PA), premiered Off-Broadway in 2006 at the Manhattan Theatre Club. In addition to her stage plays, Vivian has also written two full length screenplays that were awarded first place in two highly competitive screenwriting contests.
She has taught playwriting at a local college and has facilitated playwriting workshops at writing conferences. Vivian has lent her talents to Gallagher Literary, an LA talent management company, where she evaluated pitches and screenplay submissions. She also has freelanced for afilmwriter.com, where she was a script analysis specialist for stage plays. Currently, a variety of her work is featured on The Writer’s Block Radio Hour, a weekly radio program that airs worldwide on the web via supersoundscotland.net
Vivian has been a proud member of The Dramatists Guild since 1998.
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MORE ABOUT ME
I feel most like myself when I listen to characters having a confab in my head, grab a pen, and start jotting down what they have to say. There is great fun for me to go inside myself and find other voices that have stories to tell.
WHAT I'M WORKING ON
Putting together a new collection of monologues for 2021 publication
comedy, drama, radio plays