Migdalia Cruz
Affiliated Writer
Irvington, NY
MIGDALIA CRUZ is a Bronx-born, award-winning, multi-platform, playwright, lyricist, translator, and librettist of more than 60 works.

Migdalia Cruz is an award-winning playwright and translator of more than 60 works including: El Grito Del BronxTwo Roberts: a Pirate-Blues Project, Fur, and Miriam’s Flowers, which have been produced in venues as diverse as BAM, Classic Stage Company, Mabou Mines, National Theater of Greece/Athens, Old Red Lion/London, Houston Grand Opera, Ateneo Puertorriqueño, Teatro Vista, and Latino Chicago Theater Company (writer-in-residence from 1991 to 1998).  She was nurtured by Sundance, is an alumna of New Dramatists, and was mentored by Maria Irene Fornés at INTAR. She is the 2023 DGF Legacy Playwright and the 2013 Helen Merrill Distinguished Playwright.  Migdalia was born and raised in the Bronx.

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