Josep Maria Miró
A graduate in journalism from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and in directing and playwriting from the Institut del Teatre. He is the author of Temps salvatge, Olvidémonos de ser turistas, Cúbit, The Passage, Obac, Nerium Park, Smoke, Archimedes’ Principle, Gang Bang and La dona que perdia tots els avions. He has received various accolades, including the Frederic Roda prize at the 45th Night of Santa Llúcia – Catalan Literature Festival and the prestigious Born Prize -2009 and 2011, and runner-up in 2015-. His plays have premiered and have been read in more than 20 countries all over the world. He is the author of various adaptations and has directed plays written by himself and by other playwrights. He is teacher of dramaturgy on the Performing Arts Degree course at the Universitat de Girona and regularly at national and international workshops. Since 2013 he has been a member of the reading committee at the Teatre Nacional de Catalunya.