Barry M. Putt, Jr.
DRAMATIST ▪ AUTHOR ▪ SCREENWRITER
Barry's non-fiction book Alice: Life Behind the Counter in Mel's Greasy Spoon (A Guide to the Feature Film, the TV series, and More) is available at all major book stores. He is currently working on a book called The Hardy Boys and Nancy Drew on Film, TV, and Stage for BearManor Media. Barry wrote the script for the VR series Maren’s Rock, which was produced by Daniel Gaucher and PKVR. He is developing a feature-length screenplay based on the award-winning short film Departures for Running Fountain Productions.
Barry has scripted over 50 audio-drama adaptations and original productions. He is currently writing scripts for the next season of the western series Richard Wade, U.S. Marshal for Radio Theater Project. The show is available through the streaming service, Dramafy. Barry has written for other audio-drama companies including Colonial Radio Theatre on the Air!, Baicizhan Technology, and DTC Radio.
His plays have been performed throughout the U.S. and in Canada and the United Arab Emirates. They include Triangle and The Porch at the Samuel French Off-Off Broadway Short Play Festival and The Lollipop Lady and Dead Body by Turtle Shell Productions. Barry served as head writer on the episodic, comedy-horror, TV show In the Cellar and the Telly Award-winning series The Wisdom Tree.
Barry has presented at various conferences including the National Dramatists Guild Conference and BCC's Aspiring Writers Conference. He is available to present on writing for stage, screen, audio drama, TV writing, and marketing approaches.