Writer. Teacher. Performer. Coach.
Candice is an award-winning author, screenwriter, producer, director, performer, teacher, and erotic embodiment coach. Her first book, Reclaiming Eros: A Heroine's Journey, and her second book, The Heart of Eros: One Hundred Haikus To Share With Your Beloveds, are now available on Amazon in print and for Kindle.
She wrote the short film, Generations, which was an official selection of 2018's OutFEST, HollyShorts, California Independent Film Fest, Firenze Film Fest, Alameda Film Fest, and Edmonton Film Fest. Generations won Best Short Film at the California Independent Film Festival and Best Acting Ensemble at the Alameda Film Fest.
She co-produced and co-directed the music video, RISE/Vulnerable Rally, with Gabriel Diamond (www.outsidefilms.com), which surpassed 1.2 million views on Facebook and had its festival world premiere at Dances With Films in 2018. RISE/Vulnerable Rally also won Best Music Video at the My Hero Film Fest. She co-teaches Blindfolded Contact Dance with Gabriel and also co-founded the Vulnerable Rally movement with him.
Candice won the Best Dramatic Short Script Award for her screenplay, Magdalena, at the 2015 Woods Hole Film Festival and the 2015 California Women's Film Festival. Magdalena was also a semi-finalist at the 2016 Nashville International Film Festival. Her comedy pilot, Shaky Town, was a semi-finalist at the 2016 Creative World Awards.
As a performer, she co-starred in the film, An Affirmative Act, which had a national theatrical release in 10 cities across the US. She is a founding member of New York City's award-winning Flux Theatre Ensemble and co-wrote/co-produced the play, 36:24:36, which premiered at the 2007 NY Fringe Festival.
Candice lives and works in the San Francisco Bay Area and Los Angeles. BFA: Tisch School of the Arts, New York University.