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Bio:
Playwright and actress born and raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico. She holds a BFA in Dramatic Writing from SUNY Purchase College and an MFA in Playwriting from Columbia University. Paola was Atlantic Theater Company’s 2016/2017 Tow Playwright-in-Residence, supported by The Tow Foundation. She was a ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Playwright and actress born and raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico. She holds a BFA in Dramatic Writing from SUNY Purchase College and an MFA in Playwriting from Columbia University. Paola was Atlantic Theater Company’s 2016/2017 Tow Playwright-in-Residence, supported by The Tow Foundation. She was a ... (read complete bio)
2021 Steinberg Playwright Awards Recipients Announced Photo 2021 Steinberg Playwright Awards Recipients Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 14, 2021

The Harold and Mimi Steinberg Charitable Trust today announced the names of the 10 outstanding early-to-mid-career playwrights who will be celebrated with 2021 Steinberg Playwright Awards in the amount of $10,000 each. 

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company Announces 2021-22 Season Photo Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company Announces 2021-22 Season
by Stephi Wild - Jul 20, 2021

Learn more about the full season, how to purchase tickets, the return of the company's Golden Ticket offer, and more!

V (Formerly Eve Ensler) and Maria Hinojosa Host Working Theater's Benefit Reading Of  Photo V (Formerly Eve Ensler) and Maria Hinojosa Host Working Theater's Benefit Reading Of Lisa Ramirez's TO THE BONE
by Stephi Wild - Nov 20, 2020

WORKING THEATER continues its 36th season with a virtual benefit reading of Lisa Ramirez's TO THE BONE on December 7th, 2020.

Working Theater Announces 2020-2021 Season, Presenting Works by Lisa Ramirez, Leila B Photo Working Theater Announces 2020-2021 Season, Presenting Works by Lisa Ramirez, Leila Buck, Michael Premo and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 13, 2020

WORKING THEATER has announced its digital programming for 2020-2021 beginning late October. Opening with Leila Buck's 'AMERICAN DREAMS,' which is currently on a national virtual tour, WORKING THEATER will also feature the audio immersive experience 'SANCTUARY' by Rachel Falcone and Michael Premo, and more.

AMC Announces Series Panels For COMIC-CON@HOME Photo AMC Announces Series Panels For COMIC-CON@HOME
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 22, 2020

 AMC announced today virtual panels for several series at this year's Comic-Con@Home, including The Walking Dead, Fear the Walking Dead, The Walking Dead: World Beyond and NOS4A2.

3Views' New Digital Archive Launches Today, Featuring INTIMATE APPAREL, UNKNOWN SOLDI Photo 3Views' New Digital Archive Launches Today, Featuring INTIMATE APPAREL, UNKNOWN SOLDIER, and GNIT
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2020

The Lillys - in partnership with a broad coalition of theater artists - announced today that 3Views is shifting its mission: it will now serve as a digital archive, highlighting cancelled and waylaid productions, gathering reflections from theater makers, and spotlighting urgent and helpful initiatives.

Haven Announces 2019-20 Season Photo Haven Announces 2019-20 Season
by Julie Musbach - Jul 12, 2019

Haven Theatre, newly rebranded as "Haven," announces its 2019-20 Season, kicking off this fall with its fifth consecutive DIRECTORS HAVEN, three short plays showcasing the talents of early career directors, each with razor-sharp and inspiring visions for their work and our industry. Helming this year's productions are Lauren Katz, Aaron Mays and AJ Schwartz.

A Red Orchid Theatre Announces New Members To Its Artistic Ensemble Photo A Red Orchid Theatre Announces New Members To Its Artistic Ensemble
by Stephi Wild - May 24, 2019

A Red Orchid Theatre announces the addition of eight new members to the Artistic Ensemble: Karen Aldridge, Myron Elliott-Cisneros, Levi Holloway, Travis A. Knight, Jess McLeod, Sadieh Rifai, Grant Sabin, and Steve Schine. A Red Orchid also welcomes two Resident Stage Managers Stephanie Heller and Christa van Baale.

Audible Announces Second Round of Theater Commissions from $5 Million Emerging Playwr Photo Audible Announces Second Round of Theater Commissions from $5 Million Emerging Playwrights Fund
by Robert Diamond - Feb 7, 2019

Casting Complete For 15th Annual New Stages Festival Photo Casting Complete For 15th Annual New Stages Festival
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 17, 2018

Casting is complete for the three "developmental productions" featured in Goodman Theatre's 15th annual New Stages Festival-a free celebration of new works by some of the country's finest established and emerging playwrights. These three plays, which are staged in repertory following two weeks of rehearsal, include There's Always the Hudson by Paola Lazaro-Muñoz, directed by Jess McLeod; Felons and Familias by Sandra Delgado, directed by Marcela Muñoz; and Graveyard Shift by Korde Arrington Tuttle, directed by Danya Taymor. Developmental productions are designed by Kevin Depinet (Set), Noel Huntzinger (Costumes for There's Always the Hudson and Graveyard Shift), Birgit Rattenborg Wise (Costumes for Felons and Familias), Jesse Klug (Lights) and Richard Woodbury (Sound).

2018 New Stages Fest Lineup Announced Photo 2018 New Stages Fest Lineup Announced
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 13, 2018

This fall, Goodman Theatre presents its New Stages Festival-a free annual celebration and discovery of new plays by some of the country's finest established and emerging playwrights. Audiences experience a first look at seven new works-including three fully staged developmental productions (performed in repertory) There's Always the Hudson by Paola Lazaro-Muñoz; Felons and Familias by Sandra Delgado; Graveyard Shift by Korde Arrington Tuttle. In addition, four staged readings appear during the last weekend of the festival (October 4-7) including The Wizards by Ricardo Gamboa; Between Covers by Sarah Schulman; Birthday Candles by Noah Haidle; and Cressida on Top by Paula Vogel.

Azudi Onyejekwe, Andrew Samonsky and More Among Additional Cast and Creative Announce Photo Azudi Onyejekwe, Andrew Samonsky and More Among Additional Cast and Creative Announced for Williamstown Theatre Festival
by Julie Musbach - Jun 6, 2018

Williamstown Theatre Festival has announced casting and creative team additions to the 2018 season including Tony Award winners Natasha Katz and Clint Ramos, as well as details on additional programming and special events for the 2018 summer season.

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of OUR LADY OF 121ST STREET Photo Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of OUR LADY OF 121ST STREET
by Jessica Fallon Gordon - May 21, 2018

Signature Theatre's Our Lady of 121st Street opened last night! BroadwayWorld was in attendance, check out the photos below!

Photo Flash: First Look at Signature Theatre's OUR LADY OF 121ST STREET Photo Photo Flash: First Look at Signature Theatre's OUR LADY OF 121ST STREET
by Julie Musbach - May 4, 2018

Our Lady of 121st Street runs through June 10, 2018 with a Sunday, May 20 opening night on The Irene Diamond Stage at The Pershing Square Signature Center (480 West 42nd Street between 9th and 10th Avenues). Get a first look at the production below!

Playwright Paola Lazaro-Munoz Tapped for The Public Theater's Emerging Writer Fellows Photo Playwright Paola Lazaro-Munoz Tapped for The Public Theater's Emerging Writer Fellowship
by BWW News Desk - Oct 18, 2017

The Public Theater has chosen a talented playwright for its Emerging Writer Fellowship, thanks to a new $50,000 grant from The New York Community Trust.

Paola Lazaro's THERE'S ALWAYS THE HUDSON Rounds Out Reading Series at Dorset Theatre  Photo Paola Lazaro's THERE'S ALWAYS THE HUDSON Rounds Out Reading Series at Dorset Theatre Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2017

Dorset Theatre Festival incubates new works for the American stage through its New Play Reading series, which continues with Paola Lazaro, playwright of Tell Hector I Miss Him and Atlantic Theater Company's 2016/2017 Tow Playwright-in-Residence. A public reading of Lazaro's newest work, entitled There's Always the Hudson, will take place today, August 15 at 7 pm.

Paola Lazaro's THERE'S ALWAYS THE HUDSON Rounds Out Reading Series at Dorset Theatre  Photo Paola Lazaro's THERE'S ALWAYS THE HUDSON Rounds Out Reading Series at Dorset Theatre Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 9, 2017

Dorset Theatre Festival incubates new works for the American stage through its New Play Reading series, which continues with Paola Lazaro, playwright of Tell Hector I Miss Him and Atlantic Theater Company's 2016/2017 Tow Playwright-in-Residence. A public reading of Lazaro's newest work, entitled There's Always the Hudson, will take place on Tuesday, August 15 at 7 pm.

Playwright Lauren Yee Featured in New Play Reading Series at Dorset Theatre Festival Photo Playwright Lauren Yee Featured in New Play Reading Series at Dorset Theatre Festival
by BWW News Desk - Aug 8, 2017

Dorset Theatre Festival incubates new works for the American stage through its New Play Reading series, which continues with Lauren Yee, playwright of King of the Yees and past Dramatist Guild Fellow.

Playwright Lauren Yee Featured in New Play Reading Series at Dorset Theatre Festival
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2017

Dorset Theatre Festival incubates new works for the American stage through its New Play Reading series, which continues with Lauren Yee, playwright of King of the Yees and past Dramatist Guild Fellow.

Playhouse Creatures to Host 2017 Tennessee Williams Festival This June
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2017

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