Carlo Lorenzo Garcia


Carlo Lorenzo Garcia is an actor, director and writer, based in Austin, TX. He is a proud member of SAG-AFTRA. Notably, as an actor, he has performed in: EL NOGALAR, SOLID SAND BELOW, and SONG FOR THE DISAPPEARED at the Goodman Theatre, CHERRYWOOD and MOJO directed by David Cromer, BURIED CHILD, and more at Mary-Arrchie Theatre, POCATELLO (B. Iden Payne Nomination for Lead Actor) and JUNK with Street Corner Arts in Austin, and THE COAST OF CHICAGO at Lookingglass Theatre

As a director, he directed THE BUTCHER OF BARABOO for Street Corner Arts (Winner of 6 B Iden Payne Awards & 10 Nominations), THE CHILDREN for Jarrott Productions (2 B. Iden Payne Nominations), RED LIGHT WINTER (4 Jeff Nominations & 1 Jeff Citation), OUR BAD MAGNET (2 Jeff Nominations), and AMERICAN BUFFALO (1 Jeff Nomination) for Mary-Arrchie Theatre Co., RICHARD III for Wayward Productions, as well as short plays for Pavement Group, Jackalope Theatre Co, Columbia College, and GUERA for Collaboraction & Teatro Vista’s YO SOLO Festival.

Carlo is a company member of Street Corner Arts and Jarrott Productions, he is also an Artistic Associate with Teatro Vista. Other regional theater credits include work with Teatro Vista, Wayward Productions, Vineyard Arts Project, Strawdog Theatre Co., Collaboraction, Greasy Joan & Co., Teatro Luna, The Free Associates, and Shrewd Productions.

Film/TV work includes CHICAGO PD (NBC), EMPIRE (FOX), UNDER COVERS (web series), INNOCENT (feature) with Alexa Vega & Austin O'Brien, ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE (feature), I MADE AMERICA (web series), and co-wrote and directed COWL GIRL (tv pilot).

As a writer, he penned an adaptation of RICHARD III that was produced by Wayward Productions in Chicago, A PORTRAIT OF MY MOTHER produced by Jarrott Productions in Austin, TX, and STRANGE, BUT PERFECT to be produced by Street Corner Arts in December 2021. 


Produced plays: 
RICHARD III: Outlaw Edition - Wayward Productions - 2013
A PORTRAIT OF MY MOTHER - Jarrott Productions - 2021 - Nominated for 5 B. Iden Payne Awards
STRANGE, BUT PERFECT - Street Corner Arts - December 2021