Barry M. Putt, Jr.

DRAMATIST ▪ AUTHOR ▪ SCREENWRITER

EDUCATION

M.A. English Literature, Centenary University     B.F.A. Dramatic Writing, N.Y.U. (with Honors)     NJ Shakespeare Festival (playwright intern)


WRITING EXPERIENCE
FILM
Maren's Rock (feature-length VR film) {writer} Produced by Daniel Gaucher, Boston, MA.

The Long Haul (short film) {co-writer} Produced by Running Fountain Productions


Departures (short film) {co-writer} Produced by Running Fountain Productions


Hope Mountain (feature-film) {writer} Produced by Geoff Amend, New York, NY. [option]


On the Edge (feature-film) {co-writer} Amazon Pictures, Sydney, Australia [option]

Famous (feature-film/television series) {writer} Piper Pictures, Sydney, Australia [development deal]

Sushi with a Stranger (feature-film) {writer} Omega Entertainment, Beverly Hills, CA. [development deal]

Temple of the Tiger (feature-film) {writer} Aananda Studio, Torrance, CA. [development deal]

Oasis (feature-film) {writer} Blue Pit Productions, Fremont, CA. [development deal]


TV
The Wisdom Tree (television series) {writer} Produced by Everest Production Corporation

In the Cellar (television series) {head writer} Produced by Veronica Craven, Fremont, CA

Redemption (television series) {adaptation writer} Produced by Everest Production Corporation

Film and TV Series Promos {writer} Produced by Everest Production Corporation

Channel99 (podcast) {contributing writer} -Produced by Tom Ellis, New York, NY

A Light in the Dark (short film) {writer} Produced by Riprap Entertainment, Sherman Oaks, CA 

(on: "Riprap Writer's Playhouse" a readers-theater TV show)



CORPORATE & TRAVEL VIDEO
Travel Videos: Rome, Italy and Paris, France {scriptwriter}
(A series of 18 short videos depicting various sights in Rome, Italy and Paris France) GeoBeats, Inc., Rockville, MD.


AUDIO DRAMA
Colonial Radio Theatre on the Air! {writer}
-Produced in Boston, MA.
Adaptation writer for classic stories including:
The Holly Tree
The Wreck of the Golden
Swiss Family Robinson
The Mysterious Island

The Liberty Boys (series)



Baicizhan, Chaoyouai Technology Company {writer}
-Produced in Chengdu, China
Adaptation writer for classic stories including:
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
The Gift of the Magi


Radio Theater Project [audio-drama series] {writer}
-Produced by KSVR, Mount Vernon, WA.
Adaptation writer for episodes including:
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Richard Wade, U. S. Marshall (series)
Rain
Where I Belong
Code Three
Edge of the Knife
Expedition on Mars
Make Mine Homogenized


The Treasure Hunt (one-act radio play) {writer} Produced by Shoestring Radio Theatre, San Francisco, CA

The Reign of Leaves (one-act radio play) {writer} Produced by Shoestring Radio Theatre, San Francisco, CA

The Porch (one-act radio play version) {writer} Produced by Radio Theatre Project, St. Petersburg, FL for WMNF's program "Soundstage."

A Home for Christmas (one-act radio play) {writer} Produced by Petaluma Radio Players, Petaluma, CA


THEATRE
Inside Out (full-length) {writer} Produced by New Feathers Reading Series, at The Raven, New Hope, PA.

Edmonia (full-length) {writer} Produced by Villagers Theatre - New Playwrights Series (Staged-Reading) Somerset, NJ

Who's Smarter? (one-act) {writer} Produced by GB Productions - North Park Playwrights Festival, San Diego, CA

Dead Body (one-act) {writer} Produced by Turtle Shell Productions - 8 Minute Madness Festival, New York, NY

The Lollipop Lady (one-act) {writer} Produced by GB Productions - North Park Playwrights Festival, San Diego, CA
Also produced Turtle Shell Productions - 8 Minute Madness Festival, New York, NY


A Fair in Spring (one-act) {writer} Produced at The Bridge Theatre, New York, NY.

Triangle (one-act) {writer} Produced at the Samuel French Off-Off Broadway Short Play Festival, New York, NY

A Psychedelic Serenade (one-act musical) {writer - book/lyrics} Music by Douglas Maxwell Produced by Raw Impression Music Theatre at the Flea Theatre, New York, NY

A Different Blend of Friendship (full-length) {writer} Produced by Boz and the Bard Productions (Dramatic Reading) Hackensack, NJ
Also produced at The Northeast Theatre (Equity Staged-Reading) La Plume, PA

The Porch (one-act) {writer} Produced at The Theatre-Studio, Inc. New York, NY
Also produced at Samuel French Off-Off Broadway Short Play Festival, New York, NY
-NYU/Tisch School of the Arts (Equity Staged-Reading), Goldberg Theatre, New York, NY

Gutter Rat (one-act) {writer} Produced at The Theatre-Studio, Inc., New York, NY

All is Fair in Show Business (one-act) {writer} Produced in Spring Valley, CA
Also produced in Victoria, British Columbia Canada 
-Chapel Hill, NC
-The Senior Crest Theatre Guild, Summerfield, FL
-Fountain Reading Theater, Melbourne, FL
-RAAPA, Rumford, ME
-First Stage, Los Angeles, CA

Mother of the Year (one-act) {writer} Produced at First Stage, Los Angeles, CA
Also produce at the Theatre-Studio, Inc., New York, NY

Interpretations (one-act) {writer} Produced at the Theatre-Studio, Inc.
Also produced at the NJ Shakespeare Festival, Madison, NJ


PUBLICATIONS
Plays
The Gold Doubloon (one-act stage play)
-Published in "One Minute Plays, A Practical Guide to Tiny Theatre" by Routledge, UK.

All is Fair in Show Business (one-act stage play)
-Published by Drama Notebook Milwaukie, OR. (high school version)
-Published by ArtAge Publications Portland, OR. [out of print]

Fiction
A Nutty Tale (short-story for children)
-Kindle edition available through Amazon.com 
-Audiobook available through and ITunes

Non-Fiction
Alice: Life Behind the Counter in Mel's Greasy Spoon (A Guide to the Feature Film, the TV Series, and More)
-Published by BearManor Media Albany, GA


CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS
"Modern Audio-Drama Writing Panel" presented at the National Dramatists Guild Conference
"Audio-Drama Writing Panel" presented at the National Dramatists Guild Conference
"Writing for TV and Short Film" presented at "Brookdale's Aspiring Writers Conference"


AWARDS
DEPARTURES - The Brownfish Short Film Festival NYC (won for "Best Drama")
THE WISDOM TREE (Episode title: "The Hospital Story') - silver Telly Award (First place)
A DIFFERENT BLEND OF FRIENDSHIP - New Jersey Wordsmiths' Competition (First place)
EVIL AWAKENED - BDR2000 New Millennium Screenplay Contest (First place)
A LIGHT IN THE DARK - The Riprap Award (won for "Best Drama Film Short")
THE CHARMER - New Millennium Screenplay Contest (Third place)
IN THE MIDDLE - New Jersey Wordsmiths' Competition (First place)
TRIANGLE - FirstStage Hollywood One-Act Play Contest (Honorable Mention)