Herzlin_KateKate Herzlin is a playwright, screenwriter and comedy writer living in New York City. She co-wrote the contemporary children’s musical Peter Pan and Wendy: The Neverland Takeover with composer Ben Kapilow, which premiered at The Media Theatre and was performed at ACT of Connecticut. 

She has studied with Second City, UCB, and The PIT. Her writing has been published on sites including McSweeney’s, The Belladonna Comedy, Weekly Humorist, Little Old Lady Comedy, Points in Case, and the craft bartending resource site, A Bar Above. Her pilot, Halle Had Cancer, OK? was named a Finalist for the Athena Film Festival Virtual Lab; a Finalist in the Scriptation Showcase Teleplay Awards; a Semifinalist in the ScreenCraft Pilot Competition; and a Semifinalist in the CineStory TV Retreat & Fellowship Competition.

One time she wrote a paper about the Chekhovian nature of Toy Story so it’s all pretty much downhill from there.