DOLORES DÍAZ (she/her) is a Chicago-based Chicanx playwright originally from the border city of Laredo, Texas. Most recently, Goodman Theatre produced ZULEMA (2021)—in partnership with Sones de México, the Chicago Park District, the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, Chicago Latino Theater Alliance (CLATA), and the National Museum of Mexican Art—which toured the Chicago Parks District with a finale in Millennium Park. Dolores teaches at Columbia College Chicago and Texas Tech, and will attend Tectonic Theater Project’s Moment Work Institute this winter. She is a graduate of Northwestern University’s MFA Program in Writing for the Screen and Stage and serves as a Dramatists Guild Representative in Chicago.