Paola Lázaro-Muñoz is a playwright and actress from San Juan, Puerto Rico. In 2017, her play “Tell Hector I Miss Him” (Atlantic Theater Company) was nominated for a Drama League Award for Best Production of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Play, and was also nominated for an Outer Critics Circle Award for the John Gassner Playwriting Award. She has a two-year Playwright Residency at The Public Theater and is a Sundance Institute Time Warner Foundation Storytelling Fellow. Off-Broadway acting credits include “Our Lady of 121st Street” (Signature Theatre) and “To the Bone” (Cherry Lane Theatre).