playwright

Quiara Alegría Hudes

 

Hudes combines a lyrical ear with a sophisticated sense of structure... A confident and arresting voice. 
    -THE NEW YORK TIMES

A writer of astonishing lyricism and intellectual rigor. 
    -THE ATLANTA JOURNAL CONSTITUTION

Her plays abound in an exuberant, richly imaginative theatricality that's entrancing. 
    -THE OREGONIAN

The Happiest Song Plays Last is now available in paperback and clothbound editions at Theatre Communications Guild, Amazon, and bookstores.

Water by the Spoonful recently wrapped up productions at Oregon Shakespeare Festival in Ashland, Theatre Works Palo Alto, The Lyric Stage in Boston, The Arden Theatre in Philadelphia, The Old Globe in San Diego, The Studio Theatre in DC, The Court Theatre in Chicago, The Unicorn Theatre in Kansas City, and Teatro Tantai in Puerto Rico (enjoy this trailer from their Spanish-language version).

Moment of distraction: Hudes has finally made it to a Buzzfeed list.