Stan Peal
PO Box 66, Lanesboro, MN 55949 ▪ [email] ▪


Current Position (2009-Present)  

Commonweal Theatre Company - Production/Marketing Team
               Write and produce company videos/DVDs related to productions – teaser trailers and 
               educational context videos. Additional copywriting as needed. Social media specialist. 
               Production sound supervisor.

Freelance Work - Client List (2004-Present)

Tribble Creative Group, Charlotte, NC
NC Women’s Conference - Event and Video Scripting 
Compass Group - Event and Video Scripting 
Junior Achievement Business Hall of Fame 2007 – Event and Video Scripting 
Carolina Thread Trail Capital Campaign Kickoff – Song Lyrics
Levine Children’s Hospital Grand Opening – Song Lyrics

GoodWordsRightOrder, Charlotte, NC
Speedball Inc. – Instructional Video Script  
Patterson Pope – Brochure Headline and Content  
GE Antares – Magazine Ad Headlines and Content

Arts and Science Council (ASC) of Charlotte-Mecklenburg
Celebration of Creativity – Event Scripting for Awards/Variety Presentation

Greenspon Advertising, Charlotte, NC
Charlotte Checkers Hockey - Commercial Series Scripts (Addy Award Winners)

Queens University, Charlotte, NC
ENVISION Donor Campaign– Script for Black Tie Donor Event/Dinner

Charlotte Trolley Inc., Charlotte, NC
History On Call – Audio Scripts Dramatizing Local History
Edward Dilworth Latta – Scripted One–Person Biographical Dramatization

Charlotte Observer/Knight Ridder
Report from the Fringe– Column on New York Fringe Festival  
Another New Year’s Eve – Human Interest Feature Article

EAW Prod./ Belnavis & Assoc., Charlotte, NC
NASCAR Training Video – Film Scripts for Diversity Training Series

Clariant Corporation, Charlotte, NC
United Way Fundraising Luncheon – Murder Mystery Script for Fundraiser

Related work:
Managing Director and Resident Playwright at Epic Arts Repertory Theatre, Charlotte, NC.
Freelance Director, Actor, Scene Designer and Musician.
Satirist, Blogger and Novelty Song Recording Artist.

Awards · Recognition:
·         Golden Addy Award, Best of the Best 2007, Charlotte Checkers “Animal” Campaign
·         Winner, Audience Favorite (“Golden Pineapple”), 2006 Bad Musicals Festival, New York
·         Winner, “Outstanding Original Production” for 2003, 2006 & 2007 by  Metrolina Theatre Association
·         Original Play "The Friar and The Nurse" featured in 2005 New York International Fringe Festival
·         Named Charlotte Observer “Artist to Watch in 2004”
·         Charlotte Magazine "BOB" award for producer of "Best New Theatre Company (Epic Arts)"
·         Awarded “Charlotte Theatre Person of the Year” 2003 by Creative Loafing Magazine
·         Winner “Best New Play” for original work in 2003 by Creative Loafing Magazine
·         Winner “Audience Favorite” Barebones Theatre 2nd Annual 15-Minute Play Festival

 Playwright Commissions/Grants Awarded
·         Commonweal Theatre Company Commission/Residency, Lanesboro, MN 2007
·         EST/Sloan Foundation Commission, Ensemble Studio Theatre, NY 2003
·         ASC/NC Arts Council Regional Artists Grant, Charlotte NC 2002

Published Writing
·         Charlotte Observer, August 20, 2005 “Charlotte Performers Report from the Fringe”
·         Charlotte Observer, December 30, 2006 “Another New Year’s Eve”
·         CNCPA Monologues and Scenes for Student Actors - 2005 contributor
·         Excelsior Midwest Publishing, 1994-Present, playwright, editor, webmaster
·         Century Magazine 1987-89, contributor

Web Publications
· - contributing columnist
· website, 1999 contributing columnist
·         Various blogs, satirical/entertainment websites

Education and Professional Development
Bachelor's Degree: B.S. Carroll College, Waukesha, WI

Office Skills/Software

Windows 95, 98, NT
Microsoft Word

Pagebuilder Web Design
FrontPage Web Design

Microsoft Powerpoint
Microsoft Excel

Dramatists Guild of America, Playwrights Center - Minneapolis