full-length plays include
Blood on the Snow, Lab Rats
Distant Neighbors, Fire on Earth
Constant State of Panic
Reading the Mind of God
, and have been staged by theatres across the country. He’s been a Playwriting Fellow with the Huntington Theatre Company and with New Rep. Recent commissions include plays and musicals for the Brown Box Theatre Project, In Good Company, The Bostonian Society, Central Square Theatre, and Tumblehome Learning. His short plays are published by Playscripts, Brooklyn Publishers, Heuer, Smith & Kraus, and YouthPlays, and have received more than 1,000 productions from theatres and schools around the world (14 countries so far). He’s been a New England resident for almost two decades and has had his work produced or developed by more than 40 New England theatre companies.
He’s also the author of three novels,
Steering to Freedom
Moving (a life in boxes)
. His work for radio has been broadcast and produced by NPR, Shoestring Radio Theatre, Playing on Air, and Icebox Radio Theatre.
In his spare time, Patrick likes to farm and fix up old houses. You can read more about his work at