Petrona de la Cruz is co-founder of Fortaleza de la Mujer Maya (FOMMA) with Isabel Juárez Espinosa. She has achieved international recognition for her work. Her play, Una mujer desesperada was produced in 1993 in San Cristóbal as part of International Women’s Day and has been published in Holy Terrors: Latin American Women Perform (Duke University, 2003). She has also participated in diverse acting and directing workshops in the United States with Doris Difarnecio, Amy Trompetter, and Paty Hernandez. She is currently a board member of the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics.
CDMX, Mexico. June 14, 2019.