Plays: Marisol (Obie), References to Salvador Dali Make Me Hot (Obie), Cloud Tectonics, Boleros for the Disenchanted, Sueño, Sonnets for an Old Century, School of the Americas, Massacre (Sing to Your Children), Brainpeople, Adoration of the Old Woman, The House of Ramon Iglesia, Another Word for Beauty, The Maids, The Kiss of the Spiderwoman, Each Day Dies with Sleep, Lovesong (Imperfect), and The Untranslatable Secrets of Nikki Corona. Productions: The Public Theatre (NY), Playwrights Horizons, Manhattan Class Company, Mark Taper Forum, Rattlestick Theatre, Hartford Stage Company, Actors Theatre of Louisville, Yale Rep, Berkeley Rep, Los Angeles Theatre Center, The Goodman Theatre, Eureka Theatre, ACT (San Francisco), Portland Stage Company, Menier Chocolate Factory (London), South Coast Rep, The Barrow Group, La Jolla Playhouse, Ensemble Studio Theatre, INTAR Theatre, Circle Rep, 78th St Theatre Lab, National Theatre (Norway), Orange Tree Theatre (London), Magic Theatre, Denver Theatre Center, Traverse Theatre (Edinburgh), Trinity Rep, Hellenico Theatre (Mexico), Man-Bites Dog Theatre, Milwaukee Rep, Naked Angels, Arcola Theatre (London), 52 St Project, Teatro Vista, Alliance Theatre, Huntington Theatre, Florida Studio Theatre, Chaskis Theatre (London), Flea Theatre. Film: “The Motorcycle Diaries,” nominated Best Adapted Screenplay Oscar (2005) as well as a BAFTA and a Writers Guild Award. Writer/director of “The Fall of a Sparrow.” TV: Co-creator and co-producer “Eerie, Indiana,” (NBC), consultant and writer “Penny Dreadful: City of Angels” (Showtime). Grants: Kennedy Center, Rockefeller Foundation, Whiting Foundation, McKnight, NEA, and Fulbright Arts Fellowship. Rivera participated in the 1989 Sundance workshop with Gabriel García Márquez and mentored Sundance Screenwriting Labs in Utah, India, and Jordan.