Nilo Cruz Net Worth and Wiki

January 1, 2020

Nilo Cruz Net Worth

How rich is Nilo Cruz? For this question we spent 3 hours on research (Wikipedia, Youtube, we read books in libraries, etc) to review the post.

The main source of income: Actors
Total Net Worth at the moment 2021 year – is about $225,9 Million.



Nilo Cruz information Birth date: 1960-01-01 Profession:Actor Nationality:United States / Cuba

Height, Weight

:How tall is Nilo Cruz – 1,75m.
How much weight is Nilo Cruz – 69kg


Nilo Cruz Net Worth
Nilo Cruz Net Worth
Nilo Cruz Net Worth
Nilo Cruz Net Worth


Nilo Cruz (born 1960) is a Cuban-American playwright and pedagogue. With his award of the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for his play, Anna in the Tropics, he became the first Latino so honored.
Biography,Early yearsCruz was born to Tina and Nilo Cruz, Sr. in Matanzas, Cuba. The family immigrated to the Little Havana in Miami, Florida in 1970 on a Freedom Flight, and eventually naturalised to the United States. His interest in theater began with acting and directing in the early 1980s. He studied theater first at Miami-Dade Community College, later moving to New York City, where Cruz studied under fellow Cuban Maria Irene Fornes. Fornes recommended Cruz to Paula Vogel who was teaching at Brown University where he would later receive his M.F.A. in 1994.CareerIn 2001, Cruz served as the playwright-in-residence for the New Theatre in Coral Gables, Florida, where he wrote Anna in the Tropics, winner of the 2003 Pulitzer and the Steinberg Award for Best New Play. A year later it received its Broadway premiere with Jimmy Smits in the lead role.Some of the theatres that have developed and performed his works include New York’s Public Theater, New York Theatre Workshop, Pasadena Playhouse, McCarter Theatre, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, South Coast Repertory, The Alliance, New Theatre, Florida Stage and the Coconut Grove Playhouse.Cruz wrote the book of the Frank Wildhorn/Jack Murphy musical Havana. Its scheduled world premiere at the Pasadena Playhouse has been delayed by the theatres declaration of bankruptcy in 2010.Cruz has been the recipient of numerous awards and fellowships, including two NEA/TCG National Theatre Artist Residency grants, a Rockefeller Foundation grant, San Franciscos W. Alton Jones award, a Kennedy Center Fund for New American Plays award and a USA Artist Fellowship.Cruz is a frequent collaborator with Peruvian-American Latin Grammy composer Gabriela Lena Frank. To date, they have completed a set of orchestral songs, La centinela y la paloma (The Keeper and the Dove), for soprano Dawn Upshaw and the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra (premiered under the baton of Joana Carneiro in February 2011), The Saint Maker for soprano Jessica Rivera, mezzo-soprano Rachel Calloway, the San Francisco Girls Chorus, and the Berkeley Symphony in May 2013, and Journey of the Shadow for narrator and ensemble of eleven players (San Francisco Chamber Orchestra premiering in April 2013.Cruz penned the libretto to composer Jimmy Lopezs opera Bel Canto which had its world premiere at the Lyric Opera of Chicago on December 7, 2015.Cruzs most recent work is Bathing in Moonlight, a world premiere featuring Raul Mendez, Priscilla Lopez, Hannia Guillen, Frankie J. Alvarez, Michael Rudko, and Katty Velasquez. Directed by Emily Mann (who also directed the world premiere of Cruzs Anna in the Tropics), Bathing in Moonlight is running September 9 – October 9, 2016 at McCarter Theatre in Princeton, NJ. Bathing in Moonlight is the recipient of an Edgerton Foundation New Play Award and a 2016 Greenfield Prize.Cruz is an alumnus of New Dramatists, has taught playwriting at Brown University, the University of Iowa and at Yale University. He presently lives in New York City and Miami.Awards and honorsIn 2009, Cruz received the PEN/Laura Pels International Foundation for Theater Award for a distinguished American playwright in mid-career.


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