Highly respected, award-winning playwright known for plays like Get Stuffed, Lizard Brains, White on Rice, and The Whispers of Saints.
He played in bands called The Motive and then The Monarchs before earning his Masters of Fine Arts degree from the University in Virginia.
He was asked to serve as Thesis Advisor in the writing program at Johns Hopkins University.
His first marriage, which produced two sons, ended in 2000.
He is an award-winning American playwright like Who's Afraid of Virginia Wolf? playwright Edward Albee.