Lara Díez Quintanilla
She graduated in Dramatic Art from the Institut del Teatre de Barcelona at the same time as she earned her degree in Psychology from the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. From then onwards, she has combined her career as an actress with that of playwright and theatre director.
She is creator of the theatre companies retreTTeatre and LA VOLCÀNICA, in both of which she currently works as author, director or actress.
Her most recent plays have been premiered at the Sala Beckett, the Teatre Lliure and the Teatre Akadèmia.
Píndoles Award 2016 and 2017 for Notícies del futur and Jocs perillosos, respectively.
Zapping Prize 2017 for best television actress.
Microakadèmia Prize 2018 for Jocs perillosos.
Serra d’Or Critics Prize 2018 for Herència abandonada.
She currently works as an actress on the political satire programme Polònia on TV3, forms part, as actress and playwright, of the group Peripècies, led by Sergi Belbel and is the resident author of Sala Beckett during 2020-21 season.