Christina Quintana is a New York-based writer with Cuban and Louisiana roots. Plays include: Citizen Scientist (EST/Sloan Project Commission), Azul (2017 Kilroys List; Honorable Mention Arch & Bruce Brown Playwriting Competition), Evensong (Astoria Performing Arts Center), Scissoring (Finalist Kitchen Dog New Works Festival; Finalist Alliance/Kendeda), Enter Your Sleep (Yale Cabaret; Baby Crow Productions), and Blank Canvas (“Best Short” Downtown Urban Theatre Festival). She is the recipient of fellowships from Playwrights Realm, Van Lier New Voices at The Lark, CubaOne, Queer/Art, and Lambda Literary. The author of The Heart Wants (Finishing Line Press), a chapbook of poetry, her writing has appeared in Nimrod Journal, Saw Palm, Front Porch Journal, and Foglifter, among others. Quintana is a proud member of Ensemble Studio Theatre’s Obie-winning cohort of playwrights, Youngblood, and a graduate of the MFA Playwriting program at Columbia University. For more, visit cquintana.com.
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