Lauren D’Errico is a playwright, librettist, and screenwriter who was born and raised in New Jersey. Her work has been workshopped by The Nora Salon, and will be workshopped by The Bechdel Group in 2018. Two of her short operas will premiere at the Pittsburgh Opera in 2019. She is a 2018 Bay Area Playwrights Festival Finalist for her play How To Talk To Others (and Talking About Yourself). She graduated from SUNY Purchase College, and is currently pursuing an MFA in Dramatic Writing at Carnegie Mellon University.