Teo Castellanos is an actor/writer/director who works in theater, film and television. His award winning solo NE 2nd Avenue toured extensively for a decade and won the Fringe First Award at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival (Scotland, 2003). His most recent solo, Third Trinity, was directed by Oscar winner and MacArthur Genius, Tarell Alvin McCraney......
Teo's career has its foundation in devised theater, creating solo works as well as ensemble works with his company, D-Projects. He is currently artistic director of the Combat Hippies.
Conscience Under Fire is a theater piece developed through a series of spoken word workshops with deployed veterans of the Iraq war.
Third Trinity is a solo play written and performed by Teo Castellanos with direction and dramaturgy by Mac Arthur Genius and Oscar Winner, Tarell Alvin McCraney.
Fat Boy is a non-linear story based on American consumerism and waste juxtaposed with world hunger and poverty.
Scratch & Burn is an investigation of human nature and our incessant need to battle for supremacy and dominance and a response to the invasion of Iraq.
NE 2nd Avenue is an evening-length one-man play is a compilation of some characters that make Miami their home.
WORKSHOPS + EDUCATION
For over 20 years, Teo has mentored and trained emerging artists in theater and spoken word. His pioneering work with young artists has had a lasting impression on arts development in South Florida.