Theater director; Actress; Poet; Playwright

Patricia Ariza

Patricia Ariza is co-founder and director of Teatro La Candelaria and of Corporación Colombiana de Teatro. She has directed the Women on Stage for Peace Festival and Bogota’s Alternative Theatre Festival. For her contributions to peace and creating awareness around women in situations of armed conflict, she was the recipient of the LPTW Gilder/Coigney International Theatre Award and the National Award for Human Rights in Colombia.