Julia Rae Maldonado is a New York based playwright and actor from San Antonio, Texas. Notable productions include The Actors Studio Repertory Season (off-Broadway debut), Midtown International Theatre Festival, TheatreEast, MUT! Theatre (Hamburg, Germany), & The Interkultural Festival (Stuttgart, Germany). She has been a resident playwright with INTAR and The Actors Studio Playwrights/Directors Wing. Her short play Real Life is published in Gary Garrison's book, A (More) Perfect 10: Writing and Producing the Ten Minute Play. BFA - NYU Tisch (undergraduate award in playwriting), Stella Adler Studio of Acting, MFA - Actor's Studio Drama School. She is a proud teaching artist with the Stella Adler Studio Outreach Division and the 52nd St Project and a company member of TheatreEast.