Whiz-kid teen Daniel is hard at work on a top-secret project in the backyard shed, a breakthrough that could change the world. When the EPA arrives to investigate, Dan is forced to face the instability of his own future, and the consequences of his dangerous obsession.
Attaboy! was given a public reading at the Belfry Theatre in Victoria in October 2019. Previously, excerpts of Attaboy! (Act 1) were read as part of The Jazz Page new play reading series, and the New Play Cabaret at the Belfry Theatre's Spark Festival (Victoria BC).
I'd like to acknowledge the support of the University of Victoria's Department of Writing, and the financial assistance of the Government of Canada through 2018 Canada Graduate Scholarships Master's program (2019), as well as a Level II Award from the BC Arts Council through the Project Assistance for Creative Writers Program (2020).