Maryann Aita is a writer and performer in Brooklyn, NY. She is the Artistic Director of the experimental theater company Recluse Theater. 

Her writing has appeared in Opossum, The Exposition Review, Crack the Spine, Big Muddy, The Collapsar, and Defenestration, among others. Her original TV pilot, The Matchbreaker, won the Best Comedy Pilot at the 2016 Broad Humor Film Festival and made it to the second round of the 2016 Austin Film Festival.

She performs her work around New York City and has been featured at The PIT, the Sarah Lawrence College Poetry Festival, and the Brooklyn Sisters Reading series.