Playwrights, Composers, Lyricists and Authors
Carlos Perez (Email me!)
Carlos Perez has a M.A. in English from the University of Missouri, Kansas City (a professional writing degree in screenwriting and playwriting) and a B.F.A. in Speech and Theatre from Avila University. His recognized stage plays include Folktales for Fun, published by Pioneer Drama Service, Inc., Caught Between Two Worlds published by Dramatic Publishing, and The Other Side licensed by YES Plays. Carlos’ latest stage play In Hyding, an adaptation of the novel Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, recently received a staged reading at the Monster Box Theater in Waterford, Michigan, while his original play Cleansing Acts placed in the 2015 William Faulkner Literary Competition. A full production of Cleansing Acts premiered at the 2013 LaBute New Theatre Festival in St. Louis, Missouri by the St. Louis Actors’ Studio, and was named winner of the Riverfront Times newspaper’s Best of 2013 Stage Plays. Carlos’ produced screenplays as a writer-for-hire include: 666 The Ritual, Don’t Go in the Cellar, Monster: The Prehistoric Project, and Vamps and the City. His short story collections include: Tales from a Disturbed Mind, 24 Tales to Pass the Time, and School Days. His short story The Carpet recently appeared in Penny, a literary e-zine that’s now gone into print.