playwright, screenwriter, storyteller
Andrew Rincón is a Queer Colombian-American playwright and screenwriter. His plays have been developed with Rising Circle Theatre Collective, INTAR, Amios, the Austin Latino New Play Festival, The Amoralists Theatre Company, Pork Filled Productions (Seattle), Out Front Productions (Atlanta) and The 24 Hour Plays. He was one of six playwrights in Wright Club, The Amoralist's Theatre Company's yearlong playwright development program ('15-'16) He was a member of INKtank Lab for Playwrights of Color (2017) and the 2017 Fornés Playwriting Workshop (Chicago). He is winner of the 2018 Chesley/Bumbalo Grant for writers of Gay and Lesbian Theatre and New Light Theatre Project’s New Light New Voices Award (2019). He is a company member of Unit 52 at INTAR, a Dramatist Guild Foundation Fellow (19-20) and a MacDowell Fellow (Winter 2020).
Plays include, That Rhythm in the Blood, The Lonely (A Fictionally Non-Accurate Historical Kiki), and I Wanna Fuck like Romeo and Juliet. In development; a play exploring telenovela and mythological storytelling- The Myth of my Pain.
PRESS & UPDATES
BROADWAYWORLD SEPT 2021
Playwrights include: Dominic Colón, Lily Gonzales, Tavi, Phanésia Pharel, and Andrew Rincón.
PLAYBILL JULY 2019
The Dramatists Guild Foundation has named Melis Aker, Nolan Doran and Avi Amon, Kate Douglas, Elliah Heifetz and Jessica Kahkoska, Nikhil Mahapatra, Kyoung H. Park, Andrew Rincón, Andy Roninson, and Paulo Tiról its new 2019–2020 class of DGF Fellows.
PLAYBILL JAN 2019
Playwright Andrew Rincón is the winner of the 2019–2020 New Light New Voices Award, the annual literary prize awarded by New Light Theater Project. The Off-Broadway company will produce Rincón’s winning play, I Wanna Fuck Like Romeo and Juliet, at the IRT Theater in 2020.