Rafael Sánchez is the Associate Artistic Producer at Repertorio Español (Spanish Repertory Theatre), a non-profit organization that has been performing Latin American, Spanish and Hispanic-American theatre in New York City. Mr. Sánchez is also an actor. He teaches at the Hispanic Languages and Literature Department at CUNY – Queens College.
Born and raised in Madrid, Spain, Rafael possesses a BA in Drama from the University of Kent at Canterbury (ESAD), a Master in Performing Arts from the University Rey Juan Carlos, and also studied graduated courses in Comparative Literature at the University of Puerto Rico. He is currently finishing his PhD in Hispanic Studies and Literature at the UPR. He has taught at that institution and at ICPR Junior College since 2012. Actually, he is also Adjunct Lecturer at the Hispanic Languages and Literature Department at Queens College (CUNY). His work with non-profits has been proved for more than ten years in Puerto Rico (where he has lived until 2017) and USA, with companies such as Tantai Teatro (Founder) and Boundless Theatre Company. He is also a performing artist based in New York, having acted in and/or produced over 50 works in Spain and USA.