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Meet David J. Mauriello

David J. Mauriello


Email Address: djmrllo@aol.com

Plays By David J. Mauriello

BodyOne Great BIg LIght
Spirits WillingStill Life With Red Balloon
Ten Minutues To Terror




Following a business career, I now write full time. 

FIREFLIES, a screenplay was awarded a fellowship by the Artists Foundation of Masschusetts.
BUT MOSTLY BECAUSE IT'S RAINING was a winner in the 1983 Jane Chambers Memorial
International Gay Play-writing Contest.  JUST SAY LOVE and TEN MINUTES TO TERROR were nominated as best new play by the Spotlight on the Arts Awards, New Hampshire. JUST SAY LOVE was also nominated as best new play by the Independent Reviewers of New England.

JUST SAY LOVE is now a full length movie for which I was the Executive Producer. 

My plays have been produced in various cities including Boston, NYC, Chicago and California and have been finalists in multiple new play festivals including the New Play Festival at the Firehouse in Newburyport MA where STILL LIFE WITH RED BALLOON, ONE GREAT BIG LIGHT, and FIREFLIES, (stage version) have all been finalists.  ONE GREAT BIG LIGHT has the honor of being archived in the Eileen Heckart Senior Drama Division at Ohio Stage University and with TEN MINUTES TO TERROR is published in the anthology SHORT PLAYS TO LONG REMEMBER, Tnt Classics, NYC.  Author  of the book REMINDERS OF HOME, How to Remember Who You Really Are and the book for a musical adaptation of O.Henry's THE GIFT OF THE MAGI.  Also contributed additional dialgoue to
CURLEY THE MUSICAL.  A member of the Dramatists Guild of America.