- Born: New York, The United States.
- Description: Barbara Alfaro is a graduate of Goddard College and the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. She is the recipient of a Maryland State Arts Council Individual Artist Award for her play Dos Madres. Her poems are published in an ebook edition titled First Kiss. Barbara is also the author of a collection of humorous stories called Irresistible Impulse and Other Short Stories and a collection of 10-minute plays titled Stagestruck & Other Short Plays.
Mirror Talk, her memoir about a Catholic girlhood and working in theatre won the IndieReader Discovery Award for Best Memoir.