Originally from Elko, Nevada, Marvin Gonzalez was the playwright in residence for Good Luck, Macbeth Theatre Co.’s 2013 season, where he developed the play The Fifth Wind. His play Prostheses Bound was a 2016 national finalist at the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival. His play Lights Out premiered in June of 2016 at Reno Little Theatre as part of La Gente Theatre Festival. His play Haboob is set for production in April of 2017 at Arizona State University in partnership with Teatro Bravo in Phoenix, AZ. He is currently an MFA in Dramatic Writing at Arizona State University and will graduate in 2017.