Mick Casale is a script consultant, educator and dramatic writer. He has been the head of screen writing at New York University's graduate school of film and TV since 2001, and has taught at the university for thirty years. He is also an award-winning playwright. His play Elm Circle earned him the Circle Rep award for best new play in 1892. A documentary about Casale is currently in production. He travels frequently to lecture about dramatic writing.