Lance Tait is the author of more than forty stage plays (one-act
plays and full-length plays), as well as a number of comedy
sketches and the musical, "Helen". Tait's plays have been
produced or received staged readings in New York, Los
Angeles, Toronto, Boston, Denver, Paris, the United Kingdom,
South Africa, South Korea and at the American Repertory
Theatre in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Tait studied playwriting
with the Nobel Prize (literature) laureate Derek Walcott at
Boston University and and music composition at Bard College.
In 2002, in Paris, Tait founded Theatre Metropole. He writes a
variety of works for the stage and is also active as a filmmaker.
Sony Pictures' website, Crackle.com signed Tait to a royalty
agreement for two years (2007-2009); during that period he
produced/wrote/directed twenty-five short films.
"Tait is a playwright with ideas and intellect and challenges and
excites an audience." - Yvonne Shafer, author of "Performing