lily gonzales

a writer from Texas, based in NYC.

Their work has been supported by The John F. Kennedy Center, The Bushwick Starr, AlterTheater Ensemble, Shotgun Players, Crowded Fire Theater, Colt Coeur, and Latinx Playwrights Circle, among others.

B.A UT Austin, Theater / English


I must belong somewhere

A classroom presentation about memory, anger, and sometimes Joseph Gordon Levitt.

Four Women and Four Funerals A play for my mother, a surrealist story about grief and the American Dream.

my eyes are up here honey An exploration of boundaries, open relationships, and queer commodification.

(trans)formada A coming of age story for Mexican American trans teens and ode to the parties of the Texas Hill Country.

no me dejas A love letter to a lost queer bar in San Antonio, TX.