RECENT NEWS
 
December 2011:
“Pete the Girl” workshop production in 2nd Floor Series.

 
May 2011:
Workshop Reading of “Muddy the Waters.”

 
April 15 & 16, 2011:
Public Speaking – 2011 Annual Ladies’ Day Seminar Guest Panelist with MarQuete Mayes, Esq., Mikki Taylor (Editor-At-Large, Essence Magazine), and Carole Hamilton.

 
February 15 – June 17, 2011:
Co-Facilitated INKtank Play Development Lab for Emerging Writers of Color with Sevan K. Greene.

 
February 7, 2011:
Semi-Finalist for Eugene O’Neill National Playwriting Conference for “Pete the Girl.”

 
January 17, 2011:
Convening of “The Factory” with Louis Scheeder and Tim Carroll.

 
December 3, 2010:
Book signing of “Out of Time and Place” at Drama Books, NYC. Read excerpts from “The Quiver of Children.”

 
October 24, 2010:
“Rooftop Reading” of “Pete the Girl” at Women’s Project. Director: Colette Robert. Producer: Manda Martin

 
October 16, 2010:
Public Speaking – Riverhead Church of Christ

 
October 2010:
Awarded NYSCA Individual Artist Grant for Commission by Rising Circle for “Muddy the Waters.”

 
September 2010:
Convening of Women’s Project 2010-2012 Lab!

 
August 12, 2010:
Launching of “Out of Time & Place: An Anthology of Plays by the Women’s Project Playwrights Lab.” Included in anthology, “The Quiver of Children,” by Charity Henson-Ballard..

 
August 12, 2010:
Women's Project “Playing in Traffic” at EST - "An Inherent Brilliance" by Charity Henson-Ballard

 
July 29, 2010:
"Pete the Girl" Reading in 2010 PlayRISE Festival

 
March 29, 2010:
NBC airing of Law & Order - "Brazil."

 
March 2010 – July 2010:
Co-Facilitated INKtank Play Development Lab for Emerging Writers of Color with Sanjit DeSilva.

 
February 8, 2010:
Law & Order. “Brazil”

 
January 14, 2010:
Core Member - Rising Circle Theater Collective.

 
October 5, 2009:
Lowe’s National Campaign – First Refusal.

 
September 29, 2009:
Syndicated airing of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit – “Inconceivable.” 10:00pm PST on USA.

 
September 27, 2009:
The Artistique Aesthetique Collaboration.

 
September 24, 2009:
Fundraiser Performance with Rising Circle Theater Collective at Nabi Gallery.

 
September 16, 2009:
Recommencement of Women’s Project Playwrights Lab.

 
September 2008 – September 2009:
Executive Planning and Production Team of 4 day Gospel event at Apollo Theater, Symphony Space and Adam Clayton Powell Plaza State Office Building.

 
August 16, 2009:
Syndicated airing of Law & Order: Criminal Intent – “Vacancy.” 6:00pm and 10:00pm on BRAVO.

 
August 10, 12 and 13, 2009:
Worked with Moises Kaufman and Tectonic Theater company on “The Laramie Project: Epilogue.”

 
August 13, 2009:
Reading of “The Laramie Project: Epilogue” at Playwrights’ Horizon.

 
July 9 – 12, 2009:
Performed “Grace” with Rising Circle Theater Collective.

 
June 12 – July 8, 2009:
Began rehearsal process for “Grace” by Deepa Purohit and Sanjit DeSilva, directed by Nandita Shenoy.

 
June 3 – 6, 2009:
“Muddy the Waters” (Short play) by Charity Henson-Ballard performed during “Global Cooling: The Women Chill” at the Winter Garden at the World Financial Center. Commissioned by The Women’s Project. Director: Heide Carlsen. Producer: Aimee Davis.

 
May 12, 2009:
Public Reading of “The Quiver of Children” by Charity Henson-Ballard at the Ohio Theater, hosted by Voice and Vision Theater, directed by Louis Scheeder.

 
April 4, 2009:
Reading with Ernie Hudson of “A Season To Unravel” by Alexis De Veaux, directed by Douglas Turner Ward at Signature Theater Company.

 
September 23, 24, 26 and 29, 2008:
Workshopped “Elysian Fields” with Jeff LaHoste and Moises Kaufman at Ripley Grier Studios.

 
June 15-29, 2008:
Workshopped new play, “The Quiver of Children” at the Envision Retreat & Summer Theater Intensive.

 
March 14, 2008:
Meijer’s Grocery Commercial Spot