THE BEAT GOES ON has been chosen for reading by Plays & Pizza Florida edition, Nov. 15, 2019, Coral Gables Senior Center.

THE SANITY CLAUSET has been chosen for OnStage Atlanta’s Merry Little Holiday Shorts, Dec 11-21, 2019 in Scottdale, GA.

A BIG OCEAN has been chosen for Know Theatre’s Artists and Playwrights Festival, Nov 22-Dec 1, Binghamton NY.

FAMILY BY NUMBERS has been selected for the December One-Act Play Festival at Connecticut Western State University.

FAMILY BY NUMBERS has been named a semi-finalist for the Winter 2020 HERE WE GO Site-Specific Live Performance Festival in NYC.

FAMILY BY NUMBERS has been chosen for the Topanga Actor’s Company 10-minute Festival in Los Angeles, CA. September 28th at Topanga Library. One of 14 plays chosen from over 600 submissions.

Oldest Son’s monologue from FAMILY BY NUMBERS will be published in 100 MONOLOGUES FROM NEW PLAYS 2020- MEN; Applause Theatre & Cinema Books/Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group.

THE EQUIVALENT OF SENSATION will be in the Thalia Festival off-off Broadway at The Producer’s Club Theatre, 358 West 44th Street, New York, NY, 10036, November 9, 2019. 2 performances.

My interview on the cable show SPOTLIGHT ON THE ARTS is now available on YouTube. In it, a discussion of my writing career, Miami New Musicals, and supporting local playwrights:

THE BEAT GOES ON has been chosen for The Players Follies Play Reading Festival on November 1, 2019, in Sarasota, Florida.

FAMILY BY NUMBERS is on the shortlist (out of 600 submissions) for the Topanga Actors Company 10-Minute Play Festival in Topanga Canyon, CA.

THE EQUIVALENT OF SENSATION made the shortlist (top 25 plays out of 400 submissions) to The Bechdel Group, an NYC theatre company.

FAMILY BY NUMBERS has been selected for the Magnolia Arts Center 10-minute Play Festival August 9th in Greenville, NC. Staged readings starting at 7:30 pm.

THE EQUIVALENT OF SENSATION has made the short list for the AMPLIFY Festival produced by Kibo Productions at Theatro Technis, Camden, London, England, August 2019.

DOUBLE TROUBLE has made both the long list (out of 400) and the short list (1 of 56) for Pint Size Plays UK.

THE BEAT GOES ON has been chosen by Seaside Players for their Sea Shorts Festival, October 11-21, 2019 in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL.

WE THREE chosen for Shakespeare Troupe Summer Fest Reading Series “Quoting Shakespeare” as part of the South Florida Theatre League New Play Festival. Monday, August 19, Pompano Beach Cultural Center, Pompano Beach FL.

FAMILY BY NUMBERS one of eight plays chosen for Lowell Arts “Playbytes by Playwrights: Lost or Found” new play festival at Lowell Arts, Lowell Michigan, November 1-9, 2019 playbytes-by-playwrights

FAMILY BY NUMBERS wins Audience Choice Award as Best Play (with cash prize) at S. Baldwin End of the Road New Play Festival, Gulf Shores, Alabama, July 2019!

FAMILY BY NUMBERS , one of nine plays chosen from over 120 submissions for The South Baldwin Community Theatre’s “End of the Road New Play Festival & Beach Party” July 12-14, Gulf Shores, Alabama.


FAMILY BY NUMBERS , one of ten plays chosen from over 1,100 submissions for Artist’s Exchange One-Act Play Festival, July 11-27, 2019, Theatre 82, Cranston, RI.


Gi60 One-Minute Play Festival, Studio 307 Theatre, Brooklyn College, NY June 19-22, 2019 8:00 pm performances, will feature a 1-minute play by Arianna Rose. 1 of 50 plays chosen from hundreds of submissions.


R.S.V.P. (book by Donna Warfield, lyrics by Arianna Rose, music by Aden Kent Ramsey) will have a reading as part of the South Florida Theatre League Summer Readings Series, MUSICAL MINIS. August 5th at Miami New Musicals @MAD


FAMILY BY NUMBERS won the 1st place prize of $500 for BEST PLAY in the 14th annual Ten-Minute Play Festival produced by Theatre Odyssey in Sarasota, Florida, May 2019.


MAKE MULCH FROM IT is one of 8 plays chosen from over 200 submissions to be produced in FIGHT LIKE A GIRL 2: Benefit for Cancer Research UK. Performances August 15-17, 2019, at the King’s Arms Theatre, Salsford, Manchester England.


MAKE MULCH FROM IT shortlisted (1 of ten plays chosen) for the Slackline Productions Company UK for their Writing Night May 26 at Southwark Theatre, London. 10 plays were chosen from over 140 submissions. 6 plays will be chosen by the 6 directors.


FAMILY BY NUMBERS chosen from over 100 submissions for Gulfport Community Player’s 19th Annual Summer One Acts Festival, July 11-21, 2019, Gulfport, Florida

Family by Numbers, by Arianna Rose, has been selected as one of ten winners of this year’s 10-Minute Play Festival. FAMILY BY NUMBERS received the highest rating from the Play Selection Committee. It will receive a production, along with the other plays, July 11 -21 at the Catherine A. Hickman Theater of Gulfport.

The theater is located at the intersection of Beach Boulevard South and 26th Avenue South in Gulfport, Florida. 

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FAMILY BY NUMBERS chosen for Theatre Odyssey’s 14th Annual 10-Minute Play Festival, May 9-12, 2019, Sarasota Florida

Family by Numbers, by Arianna Rose, has been selected as one of ten winners of this year’s 10-Minute Play Festival. It will receive a production, along with the other plays, May 9-12 at the Jane B. Cook Theatre,
FSU/Asolo Center for the Performing Arts
5555 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota FL 34243

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Bismarck State College Theatre and the BSC Drama Club, in collaboration with the Humanities North Dakota, as part of the HumanitiesND year-long "Game Changer Ideas Festival,” and with the North Dakota Council on the Arts, is pleased to present the Short Play Festival 2019, an annual part of the BSC ArtsQuest programming.

Six plays were chosen from over 500 submissions, and will receive a production on May 1 and 2, 2019, at 3:30 and 7:30 pm, at the Sidney J. Lee Auditorium at Bismarck State College, Bismarck, ND.

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FAMILY BY NUMBERS was the only play selected for this festival to receive the unanimous approval from the Board of Directors.

THEATRE THREE proudly presents The Twenty-Second Annual Festival of One-Act Plays, from April 13 through May 5, 2019, at The Ronald F. Peierls Theatre, on the Second Stage. Selected from over 400 submissions world-wide, these six cutting-edge premieres are guaranteed to entertain and engage. The first half closes with Arianna Rose’s lyrical and heart-breaking Family by Numbers.

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DOUBLE TROUBLE chosen for Playwright’s Roundtable VCT New Play Festival, Lowndes Shakespeare Center, Orlando FL, April 19-20, 2019.

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THE SPELL, book and lyrics by Arianna Rose, music by Matthew Gregory and Arianna Rose, presented by MAD Performing Arts April 14, 2 pm & 5 pm

Performed by MAD Performing Arts Musical Theatre 3 & 4 student classes.


645 NE 125th Street, North Miami, FL 33161


THE LOST GIRL chosen from over 70 submission for staged reading at Viterbo’s NewWorks Festival, La Crosse, Wisconsin, February 2, 2019

A staged reading of this full length musical, Lyrics and book by Arianna Rose, Music and book by Jonathan Larson award winner Ben Bonnema, was presented at the Weber Center for the Arts in downtown LaCrosse.