The Mexican as Told by Us Mexicans

A retelling of Jack London's The Mexican by Virginia Grise & Ricardo A. Bracho - FREE ADMISSION


Culver Center of the Arts

Friday, April 5, 2013, 7pm - 9pm



In 1910, the Mexican Revolution began against the autocratic rule of Porfirio Diaz. In 1911, famed socialist author Jack London published a short story, The Mexican, which details a Mexican boxer's journey from Veracruz, Mexico, to joining arevolutionary junta in El Paso, Texas, and ultimately to a prize fight in Los Angeles. The Mexican as Told by Us Mexicans is a theatrical retelling of London's short story by two renowned queer Chican@ playwrights, Virginia Grise and Ricardo A. Bracho.

Events in Focus

Film

Sol LeWitt

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Matinee - Saturday, September 20, 2014, 3pm
Screening - Saturday, September 20, 2014, 7pm


Performance

SHOW-IN 2014, a project by Brianna Skellie and Margit Galanter

Friday, October 3, 2014, 11am - 7pm
Saturday, October 4, 2014, 10am - 5pm
Sunday, October 5, 2014, 11am - 1pm

Long weekend of dance, collaboration, sharing, and material development