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Lauren Taslitz

Lauren Taslitz

Biography

Lauren Taslitz is a lyricist-librettist. Writing credits include: Regretting Almost Everything (Barrington Stage and Feinstein’s/54 Below), You Gave Me A Sheep (National Asian Artists Project), A Statue of Stature (Prospect Theatre Company), Join the Club (Evanston Arts Center and Skokie Theatre), and In My Book (Coastal Carolina University).

In development: Bak Chang (Commission, The 5thAvenue Theatre, Seattle), The Quantification of Relative Human Insignificance (Finalist, Sigworks 2016), and Untitled Tree Project (Michigan State University, upcoming), For the Birds, and After They’ve Gone. Lauren is a 2020 MacDowell Colony Fellow. Her work with composer Danny Ursetti will be featured in the Broadway’s Future Songbook series at Lincoln Center this April.

Lauren has participated in residencies at Goodspeed, The Catwalk Institute, Barrington Stage and The 5th Ave Theatre in Seattle. Her work has been performed at Joe’s Pub, Lincoln Center, NYTB and New York and Chicago venues. She has an MFA from NYU Tisch, a JD from Harvard Law School, and a BA from Princeton University.

Experience

  • Regional
  • Concerts/Cabaret

Regions

  • NYC/Tri-State Area
  • Chicago/Midwest

Expertise

  • Theatrical Lyricist
  • Bookwriter/Librettist

Affiliations

  • THE DRAMATISTS GUILD

Preferred Pronouns

  • She/Her