Wesleyan portrait of Edwin  Sanchez

Edwin Sanchez

Assistant Professor of the Practice in Theater

Theater Studios, 108


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Edwin Sanchez

Edwin Sánchez is a playwright who’s work includes, LA BELLA FAMILIA, TRAFFICKING IN BROKEN HEARTS, I’LL TAKE ROMANCE, DIOSA, UNMERCIFUL GOOD FORTUNE, ICARUS and BAREFOOT BOY WITH SHOES ON. His work has been produced regionally throughout the United States as well as Brazil, Russia, England and Switzerland. Among his awards are the Kennedy Center Fund for New American Plays (CLEAN), three New York Foundation for the Arts Playwriting/Screenwriting Fellowships, the Princess Grace Playwriting Fellowship, the Daryl Roth Creative Spirit Award and the AT&T On Stage New Play Award. His novel, Diary of a Puerto Rican Demigod is available through Amazon. His play UNMERCIFUL GOOD FORTUNE is currently under option.

Academic Affiliations

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Friday 1 - 2 pm

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Fall 2024
THEA 199 - 01
Introduction to Playwriting

THEA 399 - 01
Adv. Playwriting: Long Form