Staged Reading of BREAK at Artists Repertory Theatre

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BREAK was presented as a staged reading at Artists Repertory Theatre (Portland, OR) as part of LineStorm Playwrights’ bi-monthly reading series. Directed by Matt Pavik. July 2018.


Staged Reading of < 3 at Theatre Vertigo

Theatre Vertigo in Portland, OR staged a reading of < 3 in June 2018 as part of their Season 20 Reading Series. Directed by Emilie Landmann.


Staged Reading of The Storyteller at Artists Repertory Theatre

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The Storyteller was presented as a staged reading at Artists Repertory Theatre (Portland, OR) as part of their Lunchtime Reading Series for the Fertile Ground Festival of New Work. January 2018.


Cold Call at FronteraFest!

Cold Call was featured at FronteraFest Short Fringe 2018 at Hyde Park Theatre in Austin, TX.


Portland in Play: Decades at Artists Repertory Theatre

Rough Edge was featured in LineStorm Playwrights’ Portland in Play: Decades at Artists Repertory Theatre in Portland, OR. October 2017.

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Nicole Accuardi in Rough Edge 


Portrait of the Widow Kinski at The Blank Theatre 

Portrait of the Widow Kinski was selected for The Blank Theatre’s Living Room Series in Los Angeles, CA. May 2017

Joanna Miles, Jon Prescott, Frank Collison, and Tinks Lovelace

Directed by Samantha Shada


Theatre Vertigo’s 2018-19 Featured Playwright

I have been commissioned to write a new play for Theatre Vertigo’s 2018-2019 season.


Love Scenes in Theatre Vertigo’s reading series

Theatre Vertigo (Portland, OR) produced a reading of Love Scenes January 2017.



LineStorm Playwrights presents Short and Sweet at Hipbone Studios

Off Duty was featured in LineStorm Playwrights’ evening of 10-minute plays for the Fertile Ground Festival of New Works in Portland, OR January 2017.


Lawrence Suilagi in Break


LineStorm Playwrights presents Portland in Play at Artists Repertory Theatre

A Science Thing is featured in Portland in Play, LineStorm Playwrights‘ flagship production at Artists Repertory Theatre in Portland, OR October 2016.


Willamette Week write-up


No Man’s Land 

Co-writer for Brenan Dwyer’s four-part serialized play about an all-girls Catholic high school. Action/Adventure Theatre in Portland, OR March 2016.

Portland Mercury Review


Portrait of the Widow Kinski at The Reading Parlor

Portrait of the Widow Kinski was chosen for a reading at The Reading Parlor in Portland, OR in January 2016.


Clara Hillier, Tom Mounsey, Patricia A. Hunter and Dave Bodin reading Portrait of the Widow Kinski 


Script Tease

Collaborator/script curator for Script Tease at the Brody Theater, which enjoyed its third successful run in January 2016.

Brody Theater out the prove improv isn’t just for comedy with ambitious new show, ‘Script Tease’

Script Tease: acting without the net

Improv and scripted theater collide: ‘Script Tease’ returns to the Brody


< 3 at the Seven Devils Playwrights Conference 

Seven Devils Playwrights Conference Announces 2015 Writers; Runs 6/8-20

2015 Seven Devils Playwrights Conference


That Water Moment at JAW Playwrights Festival

A 10-minute play commissioned by Portland Center Stage for the 2012 JAW Playwrights Festival kick-off event.

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JAW 2012 wrap-up in the Oregonian

“Most touching was Sara Jean Accuardi’s “That Water Moment,” which hinged on the balance of frustration and faith in the lives of young parents (played by Kerry Ryan and Isaac Lamb) struggling with the care of a developmentally disabled child.” –  Marty Hughley, The Oregonian

Portland Center Stage re-sets JAW, puts playwrights festival back on Gerding mainstage


Love Scenes

Fertile Ground Festival: Promising Productions


Portrait of the Widow Kinski at JAW Playwrights Festival

Portland Center Stage’s JAW Festival gives playwrights– including Sara Jean Accuardi– an Act 1

Interview on KBOO

July Brings a Wealth of Wide-Eyed Obsessives to Portland Center Stage’s JAW 2010

JAW announces 2010 line-up