Category Archives: Cimientos

My Journey Into Magical Realism By Juan Ramirez, Jr.

I have been a dramatist for roughly – and I use that word meaning both time and manner –about ten years. I was always creating stories since I could learn to write. If you asked, many would argue that I … Continue reading

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Another Year Fueling the Genesis of Theater, By Haydn Díaz

In Cimientos 2016, we saw a mother plead for a diagnosis of madness while being evaluated after a crime of passion; we witnessed the arcane consequences of genetic modification on the human race; we saw a devilish man seek redemption … Continue reading

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A Playwright Finding His Foundation by Juan Ramirez

The Cimientos Play Development Program at IATI is where playwrights meet with staff to work on plays that lean away from realism and sit comfortably on avant-garde. Selected playwrights read each other’s work and gather for weekly meetings to analyze, … Continue reading

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