Hi, I’m Vanessa Query.
I am a writer, director, performer, and organizer based in Greenfield, Mass.
Facing the Future: Climate Change Theater
I wrote and am directing one play (“Peppergrass”) and am directing two other plays (“The Waters Around You Have Grown” and “Risk Assessment”) for The LAVA Center‘s upcoming online short play festival.
From A Distance: 2020 (corona)vision(s)
I wrote and directed two short plays for The LAVA Center‘s pandemic-themed online short play festival: “I Don’t Want To” (pictured) and “Ventilating.”
“A Day’s Pleasure” video short in online open mic
My latest short video project, “A Day’s Pleasure,” was featured in The LAVA Center‘s first Online Open Mic. It’s video #24 (I introduce it in video #23).
Alienation short film
Part “Casper the Friendly Ghost,” part E.T., part David Lynch, “Alienation” is a science-fiction drama-comedy about an alien who is lost and looking for their way home.