full length plays
2W, 1NB. 
Arguably-agoraphobic video editor Annie finally meets Clara, the #influencer she’s been editing remotely for years. This dark comedic thriller descends deep into Annie’s mind and interrogates the loneliness of living with screens, the implications of being able to edit every aspect of yourself, and what’s “real” in a digital age. 
Leah Ryan's Fund for Emerging Women Writers: Finalist, 2021 / Neukom Literary Arts Award for Playwriting: Finalist, 2021 / Risk Theatre Modern Tragedy Competition: Semifinalist, 2020 / Austin Film Festival Playwriting Competition: Second Rounder, 2020
4W, 2M, 1NB. 
When a new labor bill reaches Congress, a group of factory and mine workers decide to take The Revolution into their own hands. A contemporary-feeling, old-timey tragic-comedic heist play about exploitation, sacrifice, and our inexplicable addiction to capitalism.
Fault Line Theatre Irons in the Fire: Finalist, 2021 // Seven Devils Playwriting Competition: Semifinalist, 2021
These Violent Delights (in development)
A bloody penthouse on the Upper East Side. Four wives and an outsider, known only by number. Spaghettification. A murder mystery about absurd wealth, the boundaries we draw around finance and romance, and what trauma does to the brain.
Letter of Marque Ensemble Playwright Lab Residency 2021

one act play
Alpha, Beta, and Omega live in a box in a basement. They take the cargo elevator to their many, many jobs. They pray to be Selected. An absurdist dystopian physical comedy about hustle culture, the ways that femme people cultivate humanity under inhumane circumstances, and the Deus we don't expect Ex Machina.
New Perspectives Theatre WWP Short Play Lab:  2021

Been So Good (short)
Directed by Annalise Lockhart, Cinematography by Zebediah Smith, Starring Toby Onwumere. In post-production. 
Flash Drive (short)
Directed by Annalise Lockhart, Cinematography by Zebediah Smith, In pre-production. 
Kin (feature)
In development.​​​​​​​

photo by Maya Jackson