Knowledge Identifier: +Roberto_Aguirre-Sacasa
Born in 1973.
Countries: United States (33%), (14%), California (10%)
Linked to: Marvel Comics, Dad's Garage Theatre Company, McGill University, Shakespeare Theatre Company
Although he wrote some plays in high school, it was after college, while working as a publicist at the Shakespeare Theatre, that he had an opportunity to attend a week-long playwriting workshop under Paula Vogel during her 1998-99 residency at Arena Stage in Washington, D.C. Vogel had invited area theaters to send their "resident playwrights" and company director Michael Kahn sent Aguirre-Secasa
Pedro Pascal - He has appeared Off-Broadway in "Maple and Vine" by Jordan Harrison, "Beauty of the Father" by Nilo Cruz, Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa's "Based on a Totally True Story", Trista Baldwin's "Sand", David Greenspan's "Old Comedy", Terrence McNally's "Some Men", and Shakespeare in the Park's 2006 production of "Macbeth"
In summer 2009, the Round House Theatre in Bethesda, Maryland, premiered his play "The Picture of Dorian Gray", based on the novel by Oscar Wilde
South Coast Repertory in Costa Mesa, California, presented the premiere of his play "Doctor Cerberus" in spring 2010
Aguirre-Sacasa wrote screen adaptation for the remake of Stephen King's "Carrie", scheduled for release October 2013