Written by: Benjamin Benne
Directed by: Ana Velazquez
Winner of 2019 Blue Ink Playwriting Award!
Working mom Alma has single-handedly raised her daughter, Angel, on tough love, home-cooked comida, and lots of prayers. But on the eve of the all-important SAT, Alma discovers her daughter isn’t at home studying. A sacrifice from Alma’s past weighs heavy on their present; now, Alma fears her worst nightmare may soon be their reality. Will the American Dream cost them a life together?
Dates and Location TBD
Box Office: (773) 654-3103
Runs 75 minutes, no intermission
Tickets range $25-$45
Recommended for ages 14+
Tickets will be available in spring 2022.
CAST: To be announced.
PRODUCTION TEAM: Benjamin Benne (playwright), Ana Velazquez (director) and Shandee Vaughan* (production & stage manager). Additional artists to be announced.
We raise awareness of other non-profit organizations’ great causes through creative collaborations. We’re proud to partner with Northwestern University’s The Family Institute, and Chicago Public Schools. We’re proud to announce our “Pediatric Previews” that donates proceeds of preview performances to children’s hospitals.
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