Travis Tate is a M.F.A. candidate at the Michener Center for Writers at The University of Texas at Austin studying playwriting and screenwriting. He has participated in the 14×48 Play Festival and was awarded the 2015 FronteraFest Short Fringe Commission. He also has performed as a "giant robot," "the devil in hot pants" and "Woyzeck." Tate received his B.A. in Theatre and Dance from The University of Texas at Austin in 2012.