ROMANA SOUTUS is a playwright, producer, and performer based in New York City. Soutus graduated in May 2014 cum laude from Fordham University's prestigious Theatre Program with a focus on Performance. For the past six years, she has performed and produced at the experimental theatre institution La MaMa in New York City. Her plays include Hyena, (performed at La MaMa, the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, and “Best Experimental Show” at the United Solo Festival) and Martyrs (premiered at La MaMa in April 2018). Soutus is a 2017 Fellow of the Lambda Literary Writers Retreat for Emerging LGBTQ Voices.