Tania is an award-winning author, playwright and literary rock star. Her memoir My One-Night Stand With Cancer has received the Stonewall Book Award, Publishing Triangle Award, and Lambda Literary Award. Rock-n-Roller Melissa Etheridge said of Katan’s book, “This book rocks! It’s passionate, playful and downright beautiful.” Katan’s plays and solo-performance have been seen at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Circle Repertory Theatre of NOTE, The Renberg Theatre, and more. Her plays and published work have been written about in the New York Times, Huffington Post, DIVA Magazine, The Scotsman, The Advocate, and other publications. Katan has been lucky enough to receive several awards for her playwriting including Frigid New York: Audience Choice for Best of Festival and Sold Out Run Awards (New York); Theatre of NOTE Professional Play Development Award (Los Angeles); Jane Chambers Playwriting Award, and others. And she kicked some literary-ass at Literary Death Match, San Francisco (right, Ali Liebegott?)!

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