Jorge Sánchez Díaz

           AEA | SAG-E

Jorge Sánchez Díaz is a an actor from Puerto Rico. He has worked with Theatre for a New Audience (The Skin of our Teeth, dir. Arin Arbus), The Public Theater (Weasel Festival 2019), Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey (Next Stage Ensemble’s tour of Twelfth Night), Classical Theatre of Harlem (The Three Musketeers), Theatre Raleigh (Ayad Akhtar's Junk), INTAR (One Minute Play Festival, dir. Lou Moreno), and Lincoln Center Education (Trusty Sidekick’s Shadow Play). He obtained his MFA in Acting from Brooklyn College, where he worked with directors such as Tara Elliot, Christina Roussos, and Kevin Hourigan, and performed in the New York premiere of Erin Courtney’s I Will Be Gone and the world premieres of Heloise Wilson’s La Folie and Jerry Lieblich’s Tongue Depressor at the Public Theater’s Weasel Festival. He is a proud company member of Wombat Theatre Company, where he played Hamlet, Lysander, Christian de Neuvillete in Cyrano de Bergerac, and Leonard Irving in Sarah Ruhl’s In the Next Room, or the vibrator play. Jorge is also a professor of acting and public speaking at CUNY-City College of New York.  He lives in Brooklyn.