linda maria girón.

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(they, L, elleis a queer Guate-americane theatremaker and visual artist. Their work primarily takes form in playwriting and acting for the American stage, poetry, music and illustration.

Their play, MEMORIA DEL SILENCIO EN EL PAÍS DE LA ETERNA PRIMAVERA received the Michael Mansfield and Randy Sweringen Social Justice Award at UC Berkeley and is a recognized Finalist in the Playwrights' Foundation's 2019 Bay Area Playwrights' Festival. WHITE IRIS was first produced as part of Pianofight's ShortLived VI Fest, featured at Casa De Beverly and Dragon Theatre's One Acts and Snacks, and received Theatre Bay Area's Cash Creates Grant.

 

Devised collaborations include: DECOLONIZE YOUR SEX LIFE (Cutting Ball Variety Pack, actor/co-writer), PORT STORIES (Idiot String, actor/co-writer) and 3GT INVESTIGATES: BIRTH RIGHTS (3GirlsTheatre, co-writer).

 

Linda is currently a commissioned playwright in Crowded Fire Theater's R&D Lab, where they are developing an original full-length play titled, AMÉMONOS.

 

Acting credits include: God Voice 3 in FEEL THE SPIRIT (Shotgun Players), Christian in the COVID-interrupted CYRANO (Cutting Ball Theater); Teresa in GHOSTS OF BOGOTÁ (AlterTheater); Pete/Amy in SENSITIVE GUYS (Shotgun Players); Charlotte in THE MYSTERY OF LOVE AND SEX (NCTC); María in LA POSARELA and Dunyezade/Cassie/ensemble in ONE GOOGOL AND ONE (BATCO); Jessica Sanchez in HOW TO BE A WHITE MAN (FaultLine Theater); Emma in SEEDS (Utopia Theatre Project). Complete acting resume.

Linda currently resides in the unceded land of Ramaytush Ohlone people, colonially known as San Francisco, where they are sheltering-in-place.