Elaine Romero
Affiliated Writer
Tucson, AZ
Biography

Award-winning playwright Elaine Romero has had her plays presented at the Alley Theatre, the Working Theatre, Actors Theatre of Louisville, Kitchen Dog Theater, the Kennedy Center, across the U.S. and abroad. Commissions: Ford’s Theatre (Modern Slave), Goodman Theatre (A Work of Art), NNPN/Kitchen Dog Theater (Ponzi, Edgerton New American Play Award). Publishers:  Samuel French, Playscripts, and Vintage Books. Trilogy plays, Graveyard of Empires and A Work of Art, premiered in Chicago in 2015. Her Arizona/Mexican border trilogy includes WetbackMother of Exiles, and untitled. A Resident Playwright at Chicago Dramatists, she is an Assistant Professor at the University of Arizona.

Successes

Elaine Romero's Title IX was selected to be a part of the O'Neill's National Playwrights Conference this summer. See the link for more info: http://variety.com/2017/legit/news/oneill-national-playwrights-conferenc...