Department: UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television
202E E. Melnitz
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1622
Edit Villarreal is a playwright and screenwriter. Original plays have been produced at Yale Repertory Theatre, San Jose Repertory Theatre, Milwaukee Repertory Theatre, A Contemporary Theatre in Seattle. They include “My Visits with MGM (My Grandmother Marta),” published in Shattering the Myth: Plays by Hispanic Women, “The Language of Flowers,” a contemporary adaptation of “Romeo and Juliet,” and the comedy “Marriage is Forever.” Television credits include the American Playhouse film production of “La Carpa” and the critically acclaimed Foto-Novelas series for PBS, which will air “Broken Sky,” part of Foto-Novelas, Part 2, in October 2003.