"The comedy is spot on...poignant and ingenious, it speaks volumes on life and death within a family"
- Sarah Mogin, The Tartan News(review of Fati's Last Dance)

" Her work is tactile and sensuous-visually connected to the fiber of her larger understanding of the world"
-Melissa Martin / WhoKnewProductions (writer/director)

"Real, authentic...Thank God for this woman and these words. I never saw our culture reflected on stage until France-Luce"
- Nehanda Loiseau - Co-Executive Director - Caribbean Association for Females in Entertainmennt

"...she ventures beyond the traditional...manipulating and molding ideas into a fingerprint of the Benson experience..."
-Audra D.S. Burch, The Miami Herald

EVENTS

COMING THIS SPRING:


BOAT PEOPLE

The Fire This Time Festival | January 27th, 2013
Last year, the FTTF produced my play The Talk to sold out audiences. This year, they will present a staged reading of my new play about an immigrant family living in 1980's Miami. Directed by Marshall Jones, III and featuring Victoria Moody, Chantal Jean-Pierre, Antu Yacob, Giviad Joseph, Atibon, and Antonio Lyons.

THE DEVIL'S SALT

Ensemble Studio Theatre | February 19th, 2013
Commissioned by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, in association with EST; The Devil's Salt is inspired by the work of Haitian agronomist/activist/journalist Jean Dominique. The play focuses on his early career as an agronomist, working with peasant farmers in 1960's Haiti.

CURRY, CASSAVE, & CALLALOU

March 23rd, 2013
Commissioned by the Merle Grove Alumni Association. Curry, Cassave, and Callalou takes a humorous and moving look inside the mind of Caribbean women. It's For Colored Girls... meets The Vagina Monologues with a whole lot of hot Caribbean flava!

BLACK BABY AGENCY

Coming Soon
An original short directed by Evan Brenner for the web. Look out for updates...