Hal has developed his plays with major companies (Seattle Rep, Syracuse Stage, Walnut Street, Premiere Stages, Atlanta's Alliance, Adirondack Theater Festival, New Conservatory Theatre Center of San Francisco). Three full-length scripts are published by Samuel French, Mama and Jack Carew, ODD, and Easter Monday, excerpted in Smith & Kraus and French monologue and scene anthologies. His Treed is published by Playscripts in Great Short Plays Volume 10, his Dolor is published in Applause's Best American Short Plays, 2014-2015, and 30 of his one-acts have been produced in 30 states and Canada. He recently won HRC Showcase and Arch and Bruce Brown Foundation awards for his play Married North. For his work in television serials he won 5 Emmys and 2 WGA Awards.