SPACE at Ryder Farm Creative Residency

September 2017

●      Developed and presented a work-in-progress excerpt from a new as-yet-untitled play in collaboration with Alex Farr

●      Spent a week in residence on Ryder Farm with fellow resident artists MJ Kaufman, Susan Soon He Stanton, Donnetta Lavinia Grays, Michael R. Jackson, and Emily Bate




Holding: A queer black love story

Written and performed by Kimiko Matsuda-Lawrence and Alex Farr

February-July 2017

●      Premiered at HERE Arts Center to a sold-out 110-seat audience on February 14, 2017

●      Performed at Hampshire College in April 2017

●      Performed at Secret Project Robot as part of BUFU’s Us Festival in July 2017




NEEDING IT: Solo Performance in Queer Community

A Helix Queer Performance Network workshop with Dan Fishback at Brooklyn Arts Exchange

May-June 2017

●      Participated in eight-week workshop, studied the history of queer performance in New York City, and developed a final solo performance

●      Performed solo performance in a culminating sold-out public showing at the 70-seat Theater at BAX on June 27, 2017