Dave Hanson has been a staff writer/producer for the TV shows Chelsea Lately (E!) and Inside College Football (CBS Sports), a staff writer for the TV show Gene Pool, and a writer/performer on the web series The Sports Show. His stage play Waiting for Waiting for Godot was a selection of the New York International Fringe Festival, where it won the Overall Excellence in a Play award, and was produced by The Hub Theatre in Boston, the Loud Mouth Collective in Minneapolis, and Libby Brodie Productions at St. James’ Theatre in London. His short play "Café d’Automatique" is included in the Best 10-Minute Plays anthology (Smith & Kraus) and The Collective: 10-Play Anthology, and it’s been produced for the Nylon Fusion This Round’s On Us Short Play Festival. He has taught at Emerson College, New York Film Academy, and the American Musical and Dramatic Academy. He has studied at the Oxford School of Drama and holds a BA from Whittier College.