Dolores Díaz is a Latinx playwright originally from the border city of Laredo, Texas. Her full length play, Los Tequileros, will receive a reading from 16th Street Theater in October 2019. Man of the People was produced by Three Cat Productions in October 2018. Also in October 2018, Nothing Without a Company (Chicago, IL) premiered Appreciation Day; MOJOAA of Raleigh, NC also presented the play the same month. Performing Arts Studio will also present Dolores’s work devised using Boal’s Theatre of the Oppressed methodologies as part of their Forum Theatre's fall/winter season; this work can be seen throughout Chicago for the 2018-2019 season. Dolores was also a semi-finalist for the 2018/2019 Goodman Playwrights Unit. Dolores’s adaptation of Sir Conan Doyle's The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle world premiered in 2017 with Three Cat Productions as part of the Holiday Radio Show, which was recommended in the Tribune's list of top 40 Holiday entertainment for 2017. Her play, Los Tequileros, received a workshop from Teatro Vivo in August 2015. A Truthful Christmas and Uncomfortable Positions premiered at The Vortex in October 2014 as part of the 14-48 Projects in Austin, TX. Border Grammar was produced by Teatro Chicano de Laredo in 2010. From 2015-2017, Dolores served as Producer for Teatro Vivo's annual Austin Latino New Play Festival. Dolores is currently pursuing her MFA in Writing for the Stage and Screen at Northwestern University.​​
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