Emilio Rodriguez is a playwright, actor, and director from Southern California. After graduating from U.C. Irvine with a B.A. in Drama, Mr. Rodriguez studied playwriting at South Coast Repertory in Costa Mesa, California. He currently resides in Detroit, Michigan where he teaches high school English and Theatre. He occasionally works on original songs for musicals and other performances. He is looking forward to finishing several of his own full-length plays this year.