Migdalia Cruz

Migdalia Cruz, Playwright

Representative Plays:

Fur (2019)
Another Part of the House (1997)


Migdalia Cruz is an award-winning playwright and translator of more than 50 works including: El Grito Del BronxTwo Roberts: a Pirate-Blues Project, Fur, and Miriam’s Flowers, which have been produced in venues as diverse as BAM, Classic Stage Company, Mabou Mines, National Theater of Greece/Athens, Old Red Lion/London, Houston Grand Opera, Ateneo Puertorriqueño, Teatro Vista, and Latino Chicago Theater Company (writer-in-residence from 1991 to 1998).  She was nurtured by Sundance, is an alumna of New Dramatists, and was mentored by Maria Irene Fornés at INTAR where she is currently at work on Satyricoño 21.  (Playwrights' Center)


Migdalia Cruz's Website

Playwrights' Center Profile

Resources found in the UC Berkeley Library Database:

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Dreams of Home (Audio) 

Fur (Full Text) 

Miriam's Flowers (Full Text) 

Frida (Full Text) 

Dreams of Home (Full Text) 

Telling Tales (Full Text) 

The Have- Little (Full Text) 

Another Part of the House (Full Text) 


Puerto Rican, American, Female