Alum Milta Ortiz Wins Mellon Projecting All Voices Fellowship at Arizona State

Friday, August 07, 2020

ASU NOW (ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY) -- Milta Ortiz is a Salvi award-winning playwright, who moonlights as a poet, performer and writer. A transplant from the Bay Area, she now calls Tucson home. Her recent play “Pilar and Paloma” was commissioned and developed in part at Pima Community College, and she is working with Quetzal Guerrero and Borderlands Theater on "Anita," a musical in the universe of Annie with the Tucson sound.

She earned a Master of Fine Arts from Northwestern University and a Bachelor of Arts from San Francisco State University.