Ruth Sancho Huerga

Ruth Sancho Huerga (Castellon de la Plana, Spain) studied English Philology at the University of Barcelona, Cultural and Social Anthropology in UNED (Castellon), Theatre Studies in Laboratorio de Teatro William Layton (Madrid) and Drama in Col.legi del Teatre (Barcelona). She is a poet, playwright and theatre director. She has worked on the stage for more than 20 years and has published and performed theatre and poetry in festivals in countries around the world such as Spain, Portugal, England, U.S.A, Mexico, Colombia and Australia. She has also worked on Television and Film Industry.

Some of her works are “Trip-T(l)ics“, Interactive Digital Poetry Installation” (2012.Award “Cultural Cooperation Program 2011. Supported by the Spanish Ministry of Culture and Education, Embassy of Paraguay, Consulate of Chile, Australian National University, RMIT University, and SBS Radio); “Azahares, Tribute to Miguel Hernandez” (Award “Cultural Cooperation Program 2010”. Supported by the Spanish Ministry of Culture, the Spanish Consulate in Melbourne and National University of Australia) “El Libro del buen amor” (Theatre Award “Jose Maria Rodero”, Madrid), “In Praise of Folly” (Adaptation of “Don Quixote”, New York City), “Entre via y vi-a” (Award ‘Jovenes Creadores’, Valencia) “Vive la Fiesta” (Art Centre, Melbourne), and “The Shadows of the Words” (Visual Poetry Collection. 2010). She is performing in ʻBlood Wedding” directed by Marion Potts (Malthouse Theatre Company) in July-August 2012.
She is also pursuing Masters in Digital Literature in IL3, University of Barcelona and Masters by Research in Creative Writing in R.M.I.T University (2012 Australia
Endeavour Postgraduate Award).