Harding "Pete" Lemay
Having written for television since 1968, Harding "Pete" Lemay is former head writer for the NBC daytime serial Another World, current story consultant for the ABC daytime serial One Life To Live, and the creator and head writer of the serial Lovers and Friends. Plays written for the stage include Look At Any Man, The Little Birds Fly, The Joslyn Circle, Return Upriver, From A Dark Land, The Death of Eagles, How He Became A Writer, The Off Season (all originally produced at New Dramatists), and Escape Route. From A Dark Land received its European premiere at the National Theatre of Romania ‐‐ Craiova, in a co-production with Stageplays Theatre Company. His later plays include Interior Landscape, A Far Far Better World, and In the Eye of Heaven, along with Scrutiny, The First Born, and The Heir Apparent (all originally presented by Stageplays). A two-time Emmy Award-winner (Best Writing ‐‐ Another World and The Guiding Light), Pete has also written the original television dramas They and Whose Life? (both produced on NBC). He is the author of Inside Looking Out (Harper's Magazine Press; National Book Award Nomination ‐‐ Biography), and Eight Years In Another World (Atheneum). Pete Lemay currently conducts classes in drama and fiction at the New School's Institute for Retired Professionals.