Gigi Guizado is an actor, writer, and translator based in Las Vegas. She received her BA in Drama from San Francisco State University. Recurring themes in her work include feminism, diversity, and mental health. Her writing on psychiatric nursing education has been published in MedEDPORTAL. Her translations and original ten-minute plays have had staged readings and productions in San Francisco, Las Vegas, and London. Excerpts of her translations can be found at Performing International Plays, Another Chicago Magazine, and forthcoming from Asymptote Journal. Her original poetry is forthcoming from Adelaide Literary Magazine.
Her adaptation Gigi’s adaptation “Symphony for Six Actors” was featured in Out of the Wings Festival 2017. Her translation of “Complemento” was featured in Out of the Wings Festival 2019. In Las Vegas, her translation of “Scherzo” by Rafael Guizado is currently in production with The Asylum Theatre.