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 film 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 40 audio-drama adaptations and original productions. He is a staff writer for KSVR's Radio Theater Project, which is in its ninth season, and the forthcoming new series, The Liberty Boys, currently in preproduction with Colonial Radio Theatre. 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.