David Lawson

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David Lawson performs one-man shows all around New York City and across the country. His show Nazis and Me is about his encounters with hate groups:

Lawson appeared in the

Comedy Central sketch "The Rage Restaurant":

Lawson's work hosting

and curating storytelling shows for

Queens Theatre has been profiled by

NBC New York, Time Out New York, and American Theatre Magazine.

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For six years he hosted the monthly Astoria Bookshop Storytelling Show

which was featured in the New York Times.

Lawson now hosts

The Vino Theater Storytelling Show, 

a free storytelling open mic, the first Tuesday of every month.

Lawson teaches workshops where students learn to write and perform one-person shows.

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Lawson's writing has been published by Original Works Publishing.

Lawson has performed on the popular storytelling podcast RISK!

Lawson has directed several one-person shows including Richard Cardillo’s one-man show Invisibility that won the Audience Choice Award at the 2019 FRIGID New York Festival

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Lawson is on Twitter: @dtlawson


Lawson is on Instagram: @LawsonOnstage


Lawson is on Facebook: LawsonOnstage

You can email Lawson at:

david at dtlawson dot com