Elyse Nass is a New York City based, award winning playwright. Her plays have been produced in New York, around the United States, Canada and abroad. Her trilogy, Three One Act Plays About the Elderlyis published by Samuel French. The plays included in this collection are Second Chance, Admit One, and The Cat Connection. Productions include regional theatres such as The San Diego Repertory Theatre, community theatres and senior venues. Her one act Avenue of Dream is published by Dramatists Play Service and received an "Outstanding Play" Award from KABC-Radio in Los Angeles, California.