Headshot of Chaz Mena.

‌Chaz Mena


New York credits include the PRTT, the Flea, Spanish Repertory, New Georges Theatre, INTAR, American Place Theatre, and Young Playwrights. Regional: Laguna Playhouse, Baltimore’s CenterStage, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Cleveland Playhouse, Eugene O’ Neill Theatre Center, Arena Stage in D.C., San Diego Repertory Theater, Arizona Jewish Theatre, Theater Virginia, Actors’ Playhouse, and Zoetic Stage. Carbonell Award-winner, nominated for ACE, ALMA, and Pennsylvania Critics Awards for his theatrical and TV work. He is a Freedoms’ Foundation Award-winner (2014) for his PBS teleplay, Yo Solo... and is currently a Revolutionary in Residence at Colonial Williamsburg, VA (2017).  Chaz plays Vicente Cruz, a recurring character in Netflix’s hit series Bloodline. He is a published poet in some leading poetry journals around the country, and has written (and performs) four one-person shows. Chaz is also a company member of Zoetic Stage, a regional theatre company housed at the Adrienne Arsht Performing Arts Center. Partnering with Vanguardia Films (San Juan, PR) Chaz has co-produced independent feature films in Puerto Rico, Cuba, New York, and Florida.

Phone: (305) 284-8779

E-mail: cmm233@miami.edu