Cristina Luzarraga
Jerome Fellow
Minneapolis, MN
Biography

Cristina Luzárraga is a playwright from New Jersey whose dark comedies tend to feature unruly women and an exploration of the grotesque and uncanny. Her plays include Critical Distance, Millennialville, and La Mujer Barbuda (2018 Screencraft Stage Play Winner and Princess Grace Award finalist). An alum of The Second City Conservatory in Chicago, she is a current member of EST/Youngblood. Her work has been developed with IATI Theater, Tantrum Theater, The New Colony, and Chicago Dramatists, and her short plays are published in anthologies by Smith and Kraus. She holds a BA from Princeton and an MFA from Ohio University.