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Highlights

Awards:

Short+Sweet Sydney Festival (Australia); Winner – Judges’ Choice and People’s Choice Awards, 2017
Short+Sweet Manila Festival (Philippines); Winner – Audience Favorite Award, 2017
Short+Sweet Manila Festival (Philippines); Winner – Audience Favorite Award, 2016
Arkansas Theatre Collective’s Spring Cleaning Festival; Winner – Audience Favorite Award, 2016
Helen-Jean Play Contest; Winner – Literary Creativity Award, 2015
Almost Random Theatre’s Valentine’s Day Playwriting Competition; Winner – Best Play, 2015
End of the Road New Play Festival; Winner – Judges’ Choice Award, 2015
Worldwide Star Search Showcase; Winner – Monologue Competition, 2015
Los Angeles Film and Script Festival; Winner – Best Horror Screenplay, 2013
Atlanta 48-Hour Film Project; Winner – Best Writing, Ensemble Acting, & Audience Choice Awards, 2013
AuditionArt.com Monologue Competition; Winner – Best Female Monologue, 2012
Gotta Go! Newsletter; 2x Winner – “Favorite of the Evening” Award – 2009-11
Northwest Zone H.S. Drama Festival; Winner – Best Production, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress, and Best Sound Awards; Canada, 2008
Author’s Playhouse New Author Festival; Winner – Best Comedy Award, 2005
Kennedy Center/ACTF Awards; 2x Winner – Short Play, 2x Finalist – 10-Minute Play, 2001-04
University of Georgia; Winner – Amazing Student Award, 2004
Wagner College; Top 10 Semi-Finalist – Stanley Drama Award, 2017
Triad Shakes; Honorable Mention – New Play Competition, 2017
NYC Playwrights; Semi-Finalist – Women in the Age of Trump Festival, 2017
Moonlit Wings; Top 10 Finalist – Playwriting Contest, 2016
Arts & Letters Magazine; Finalist – One Act Play Competition, 2015
Minnesota Shorts Festival of Plays; 2x Semi-Finalist, 2012 & 2015
Storefront Theatre; Playwriting Competition – Honorable Mention, 2015
Los Angeles International Underground Film Festival; Honorable Mention, 2014
The Princess Grace Playwriting Fellowship; Semi-Finalist, 2014
Little Fish Theatre’s Pick of the Vine Festival; Semi-Finalist, 2014
New York City Estrogenius Festival; Honorable Mention, 2014
Last Frontier Theatre Conference; 3-time Official Selection, 2012-14
Eerie Horror Film Festival; Top 5 Finalist – Best Screenplay, 2013
Independent Play(w)right’s 10-Minute Play Competition; Top 10 Finalist, 2013
Stageworks/Hudson’s Play by Play Festival; Top 10 Finalist, 2013
Play-Makers Spokane Hit & Run VII Festival; Semi-Finalist, 2013
Time to Strike! Playwriting Festival; Top 10 Finalist, 2012
Spotlight On: One Person Play Competition; Semi-Finalist, 2012
Riant Theatre’s Strawberry One-Act Festival; Semi-Finalist, 2005

Publications:

Featured in Best Women’s Stage Monologues of 2018 (Smith & Kraus Publishing), 2018
Featured in Best Men’s Stage Monologues of 2018 (Smith & Kraus Publishing), 2018
Featured in Later Chapters: The Best Monologues and Scenes for Actors Over 50 (Applause Books), 2018
Featured in The 12 Plays of Christmas (Dominion Publications), 2018
Where’s Julie? (Next Stage Press), 2018
Featured in 105 Five-Minute Plays for Study and Performance (Smith & Kraus Publishing), 2017
Featured in 222 More Comedy Monologues (Smith & Kraus Publishing), 2017
Kim Arthur and the Nerds of the Round Table (YouthPLAYS), 2017
Hilarious Nightmares 2 (Next Stage Press), 2017
Featured in Best 10-Minute Plays of 2016 (Smith & Kraus Publishing), 2016
Featured in Best Women’s Stage Monologues of 2016 (Smith & Kraus Publishing), 2016
Featured in Best Men’s Stage Monologues of 2016 (Smith & Kraus Publishing), 2016
Featured in Audition Monologues for Young Men 2016 (Pioneer Drama Services), 2016
Featured in Monologues from the Plays of Next Stage Press, Vol. 1 (Next Stage Press), 2016
The Boy Who Cried Werewolf (Pioneer Drama Services), 2016
Dead Giveaway (Heuer Publishing), 2016
Featured Article in The Dramatist Magazine (Volume 17, No. 5.5), 2015
The Mother of God Visits Hell (Amazon Publisher), 2015
Last of the Tannenbaums (Heuer Publishing), 2015
Featured in Best Women’s Stage Monologues of 2015 (Smith & Kraus Publishing), 2015
Featured in One on One: Contemporary Monologues for Kids Ages 7-15 (Applause Theatre Books), 2015
Featured in Best American Short Plays 2013-14 (Applause Theatre & Cinema Books), 2015
Featured in Best American Short Plays 2012-13 (Applause Theatre & Cinema Books), 2014
Featured in Famous Last Words: A Collection of 12 Ten Minute Plays… (Heuer Publishing), 2014
Featured in Best Men’s Stage Monologues of 2014 (Smith & Kraus Publishing), 2014
Featured in Best Women’s Stage Monologues of 2014 (Smith & Kraus Publishing), 2014
Featured in Best Contemporary Monologues for Men 18-35 (Applause Theatre Books), 2014
Featured in Best Contemporary Monologues for Women 18-35 (Applause Theatre Books), 2014
Featured in InterJACtions: Monologues at the Heart of Human Nature III (JAC Publishing), 2014
Hilarious Nightmares (Next Stage Press), 2013
Featured in Monologues from the Last Frontier Theatre Conference (Focus Publishing), 2013
Mrs. Claus Gets Menopause (ArtAge Publishing), 2013
Romance is Dead (Original Works Publishing), 2013
Abandoned: A Chapbook of Poetry by Daniel Guyton (Feral Press), 2013
Georgie Gets a Facelift (Original Works Publishing), 2013
52 Monologues for Grown-Ups (and College Kids) by Daniel Guyton (Amazon Publishing), 2012
Featured in InterJACtions: Monologues at the Heart of Human Nature II (JAC Publishing), 2012
Rebel Without a Claus (Heuer Publishing), 2012
Rosie, the Retired Rockette (Heuer Publishing), 2012
How I Met Your Santa (Heuer Publishing), 2012
Death of a Snowman (Heuer Publishing), 2010
Featured in Cherry Poppin’ Plays 2009 Anthology (Alive Theatre), 2009
The Twisted Mind of Daniel Guyton (Poetry & Plays in the Dark Comedy Vein) (Amazon Publishing), 2009
Featured in One Acts of Note 2008 (Desert Road Publishing), 2009
Featured in Quick & Painless: Saturday Night Lites 2004-5 Season (Original Works Publishing), 2006
Attic (Original Works Publishing), 2005
Featured in Best Student One-Acts: Volume 7 (Dramatic Publishing Company), 2002