Curriculum Vitae (English)



Educational Background

English Translator and English Language and Literature Professor, graduated from the National University of La Plata, Argentina (1973).

Participant in the Experiment in International Living’s Foreign Language Assistant Program, at the University of South Alabama, Mobile, Alabama (1973 – 74).

Scholarship granted by the Fulbright Commission for a two-year Master’s Degree in English at the State University of New York, Binghamton (1978).

Teaching Experience

Founder and Principal of I.P.E.I. (Instituto Piloto de Enseñanza de Inglés), a private ESL school. (Since 1974).

Assistant Professor of American Literature at the National University of La Plata, Argentina, for 10 years.

English Tutor for executives at companies such as Shell, Bagó, Swift, etc.

Journalistic Experience

Weekly entertainment TV show called Luces de Mi Ciudad, aired on TVS channel. (1995 – 99)

Drama Critic for El Día Newspaper (http:///www.eldia.com), La Plata, Argentina (since 1991).

Weekly humorous column about current events called After Office, published every Sunday in El Día (since 2004).

Weekly entertainment radio show at Radio Diez, La Plata, Argentina (since 2005)

Acting Experience

3-year drama course at the TID (Dramatic Research Workshop), La Plata, Argentina (1975 -78)

Amateur acting:
All my Sons, by Arthur Miller
The Happy Journey, by Thornton Wilder
The Veldt, by Ray Bradbury
Night, by Harold Pinter
A Marriage is Arranged, by Alfred Sutro
The Act, by Noël Coward

All of the above were performed in bilingual version (English and Spanish)

El Ultimo Pasaje (The Last Ticket), by Marisé Monteiro
¿Y Por Qué No Esta Noche? (Why Not Tonight?), by Laura Clide
Ella Se Fué de Casa (based on the song She’s Leaving Home by The Beatles), by Augusto Denis
Cosas de Minas (Women’s Things), by Augusto Denis
Rosa de Dos Aromas (Two-Scent Rose), by Emilio Carballido
Solas…y en La Plata (Alone in La Plata), by Alejandro Castañeda
No Sabés Lo Que Me Hizo! (Guess What He Did To Me), by Sandra Russo.

At present, and since 1987, I act and direct an amateur children drama group (Pinturitas), sponsored by “Rotary Club La Plata Meridiano V°”, performing plays at kindergartens, primary schools, hospitals and orphanages.

Awards

Carlos 90 Award for Best Translation, Carlos Paz, Córdoba, Argentina (1990).
Pepino el 88 Award for Best Actress in a one-woman show, La Plata, Argentina (1992)
Pepino el 88 Award for Best Leading Actress, La Plata, Argentina (2000)
Faro de Oro Award for Best Cultural TV Show, Mar del Plata, Argentina (1995 & 1997)

Plays Translated from English into Spanish

Last Of The Red Hot Lovers, by Neil Simon
Lost In Yonkers, by Neil Simon
Rumors, by Neil Simon
California Suite, by Neil Simon
Jake’s Women, by Neil Simon
The Sunshine Boys, by Neil Simon
Driving Miss Daisy, by Alfred Uhry
Claptrap, by Ken Friedman
The Mystery of Irma Vep, by Charles Ludlam
Champagne Complex, by Charles Ludlam
Present Laughter, by Noël Coward
Don’t Misunderstand Me, by Patrick Cargill
A Far Country, by Henry Denker
The Decorator, by Donald Churchill
Lend Me A Tenor, by Ken Ludwig
The Lady And The Clarinet, by Michael Christofer
No Room For Love, by Marriot and Grant
Key For Two, by Chapman and Freeman
Dummy Run, by Dave Freeman
Close To The Wind, by Richard Everett
Gypsy, by Laurents, Styne and Sondheim
Yentl, by Leah Napolin and Isaac Singer
Move Over, Mrs. Markham, by Cooney and Chapman
One For The Road, by Willy Russell
Love On All Floors, by Chapman and Vincent
Lyric For A Tango, by Esther Vilar
The Apple Tree, by Sheldon Harnick and Jerry Book
Dear Liar, by George B. Shaw
The Other Woman, filmscript by Woody Allen
Eating, filmscript by Henry Jaglom
Peter Pan, by J. M. Barrie
My Brilliant Divorce, by Geraldine Aron (now on stage in Buenos Aires)
Mambo Italiano, by Steve Galluccio