Justin Warner is a playwright, lyricist, and journalist. His plays have been produced throughout the US, UK, and Canada, and are published by Sam French, Original Works, and BMI. He was a longtime staff writer, editor, and audio producer for the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and won a Peabody Award for his work on a National Science Foundation-funded children's radio show. He has also written for New Scientist, Popular Science, American Theatre, and McSweeney’s, among other publications. Previously, he co-founded Washington Improv Theater, and performed, taught, and toured with the group for six years. He is currently a member of the BMI Musical Theater Workshop, and is writing the libretto for an authorized musical-theater adaptation of Andrew Solomon's Far From the Tree.