Playwright originally from Cuba best known for plays like 2004's Celia’s Funeral. He is a multiple-time winner of the L.A. Weekly Theatre Award.
He emigrated from Cuba to the United States when he was eight years old.
He became the Artistic Director of the INTAR Theatre in 2004.
There is a twenty-one year age gap between himself and his estranged wife, Harriett Bradlin. He has since come out as gay.
He learned how to write plays with the help of award-winning playwright Maria Irene Fornes.