Lana Schwartz is a writer who was born, raised, and continues to live in New York City. She was previously a contributor to StarWipe (RIP), currently contributes to The She's also written for The New Yorker, The Hairpin, Above Average, The Toast, mental_floss, and other sites around the internet.
You can follow her on Twitter @_lanabelle, or IRL performing with her indie improv teams SEYONCE and The Feds. She was previously a sketch writer for the sketch teams 17:38 and Deathbird. Deathbird's show HINT: A Murder Mystery enjoyed a run at the UCB Theatre in 2017.
Together with her writing partner and high school best friend Ilana Michelle Rubin, she creates videos as one half of Nanners Comedy. They also host the monthly variety show My Hometown, which has been featured on theskint, and an Annual Chanukahstravangza show that was written up in the New York TImes. Lana hopes that if you are reading this, you're having a wonderful day.
Here is her writing reel. Please enjoy.