CRISTIAN MUNOZ (Company Member)

Originally from Santiago, Chile, studied Theatre Performance Arts at Duoc University. He has performed with; Southern Methodist University (SMU) in “La Discreta Enamorada,” (Lope de Vega - directed by Gustavo Tambascio), "La Familia" (Teresa Marrero / “El Metodo de Gronholm” (Jordi Galceran)/ "La Muerte y Doncella" (Ariel Dorfman), and “Arte” (Yasmina Reza).  He directed “El Patio de Atras” (Carlos Gorostiza) and “Arizona” – 2015 (Juan Carlos Rubio) with Cambalache Teatro en Español, "Leona Vicario" (Thomas Urtusastegui – Teatro Dallas), "Quisiera Quererte Querido" (Federico Rocca – MACA Latin Theatrical Group), and “La Cena de los Tontos" (Francisco Veber – Centro Argentino). While working with MACA Latin Theatrical Group, he directed "La Danza de Terpsicore" for the Independent Theatre Festival (Bath House Cultural Center 2014). Cristian formed his own theatre company, Kayros Teatro Arte in 2006, where he continues to write and direct his own plays. He is an active Board Member of Cambalache Teatro en Español and can be seen in their production “Las Heridas del Viento” (Juan Carlos Rubio April 2016). 

​​​SUMMER CORONADO ( Owner/Managing Director)

Originally from East Chicago, IN, she is the Owner/ Managing Director of Calavera  Theatre Company. She earned her B.A.  in Spanish from Purdue University Calumet with a Minor in Political Science. She is an insurance super hero by day and aspiring playwright by night. 

Previous work includes; Assistant Director / Instructor for the Ballet Folklorico Mexicano de Jose Verduzco (1995 - 2008), Founder/Director of Teatro Del Sol (1997 - 2002) where she directed "El Jardin", "Una noche con Federico Garcia-Lorca," and "To Absent Friends," She has choreographed quinceaneras and selected as a visiting instructor for multiple Mexican folkloric dance organizations throughout Northwest Indiana and Chicago. She has performed with multiple community theatre groups and former member  of Cambalache Teatro en Espanol (Dallas, TX), Carrollton Community Chorus, and Paws for Hope (Volunteer Animal Rescue Transports). She enjoys spending her free time traveling and snuggling with her fur-babies.