Carlo Lorenzo Garcia

Carlo Lorenzo Garcia

Carlo Lorenzo Garcia is an actor, director and writer, based in Austin, TX. He is a proud member of SAG-AFTRA. Notably, as an actor, he has performed in: EL NOGALAR, SOLID SAND BELOW, and SONG FOR THE DISAPPEARED at the Goodman Theatre, CHERRYWOOD and MOJO directed by David Cromer, BURIED CHILD, and more at Mary-Arrchie Theatre, POCATELLO (B. Iden Payne Nomination for Lead Actor) and JUNK with Street Corner...
Carlo Lorenzo Garcia is an actor, director and writer, based in Austin, TX. He is a proud member of SAG-AFTRA. Notably, as an actor, he has performed in: EL NOGALAR, SOLID SAND BELOW, and SONG FOR THE DISAPPEARED at the Goodman Theatre, CHERRYWOOD and MOJO directed by David Cromer, BURIED CHILD, and more at Mary-Arrchie Theatre, POCATELLO (B. Iden Payne Nomination for Lead Actor) and JUNK with Street Corner Arts in Austin, and THE COAST OF CHICAGO at Lookingglass Theatre

As a director, he directed THE BUTCHER OF BARABOO for Street Corner Arts (Winner of 6 B Iden Payne Awards & 10 Nominations), THE CHILDREN for Jarrott Productions (2 B. Iden Payne Nominations), RED LIGHT WINTER (4 Jeff Nominations & 1 Jeff Citation), OUR BAD MAGNET (2 Jeff Nominations), and AMERICAN BUFFALO (1 Jeff Nomination) for Mary-Arrchie Theatre Co., RICHARD III for Wayward Productions, as well as short plays for Pavement Group, Jackalope Theatre Co, Columbia College, and GUERA for Collaboraction & Teatro Vista’s YO SOLO Festival.

Carlo is a company member of Street Corner Arts and Jarrott Productions, he is also an Artistic Associate with Teatro Vista. Other regional theater credits include work with Teatro Vista, Wayward Productions, Vineyard Arts Project, Strawdog Theatre Co., Collaboraction, Greasy Joan & Co., Teatro Luna, The Free Associates, and Shrewd Productions.

Film/TV work includes CHICAGO PD (NBC), EMPIRE (FOX), UNDER COVERS (web series), INNOCENT (feature) with Alexa Vega & Austin O'Brien, ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE (feature), I MADE AMERICA (web series), and co-wrote and directed COWL GIRL (tv pilot).

If you have any questions or for copies of plays, please contact Carlo via email: carlo@carlogarcia.com

Plays

  • Strange, but Perfect
    The year 2020 was a never-ending river of bad news, when Charlie, a marketing assistant from New York, decides to quarantine in rural America at his Grandma Margie’s house, he’s greeted by Dee, a local townie who has been acting as a caretaker for his Grandma. The culture clash of worlds and words brings to light the best and worst of what 2020 has had to offer. This hilarious, sweet and sober play is a...
    The year 2020 was a never-ending river of bad news, when Charlie, a marketing assistant from New York, decides to quarantine in rural America at his Grandma Margie’s house, he’s greeted by Dee, a local townie who has been acting as a caretaker for his Grandma. The culture clash of worlds and words brings to light the best and worst of what 2020 has had to offer. This hilarious, sweet and sober play is a comforting salve for a crap year.
  • A Portrait of My Mother
    An artist remembers their mother, spinning a modern Mexican Cinderella tale as we follow the trials and tribulations of one woman's journey into motherhood, from her humble beginnings in the town of Laredo, Texas to her journey to the Windy City of Chicago, and everything in between. It's one child's tribute to a mother, but in a way, it's a tribute to all mothers.
    *This play can be...
    An artist remembers their mother, spinning a modern Mexican Cinderella tale as we follow the trials and tribulations of one woman's journey into motherhood, from her humble beginnings in the town of Laredo, Texas to her journey to the Windy City of Chicago, and everything in between. It's one child's tribute to a mother, but in a way, it's a tribute to all mothers.
    *This play can be performed live on stage or virtually.
  • Learning to Drive
    Learning to Drive centers around a parent teaching their child the rules of the road and a little bit about life, the action takes place behind the wheel of a car.

    This 10-minute play works best as a digital production. Ideally, in a car with a goPro on the dashboard.
  • Keeping to Myself
    Keeping to Myself is an exploration of self, reality, god, suffering and defining what is real and how to deal with it all.

    This 10-minute play can be produced digitally.
  • Richard III: Outlaw Edition
    Dive into the underworld of outlaw motorcycle gangs with this environmental reinterpretation of the classic Shakespearean Tragi-History, Richard III, where the "royal family" is a post-war motorcycle club and their "castle" is London’s bar in early 1970's Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Based on the Conceptual Vision of Brittany Ellis, Artistic Director of Wayward Productions, this adaptation...
    Dive into the underworld of outlaw motorcycle gangs with this environmental reinterpretation of the classic Shakespearean Tragi-History, Richard III, where the "royal family" is a post-war motorcycle club and their "castle" is London’s bar in early 1970's Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Based on the Conceptual Vision of Brittany Ellis, Artistic Director of Wayward Productions, this adaptation was curated and directed by Carlo Lorenzo Garcia.