Excerpts of We Have Iré
Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 8 PM – 9:30 PM
510 South 1st Street, San Jose, California 95113
7pm Doors Open & Community Jam Session.
8pm Performance Starts.
Experience excerpts of a new multidisciplinary theater performance by award-winning poet, performance artist, and playwright Paul S. Flores who explores the complex discourse around Cuban-American identity. Developed with jazz composer Yosvany Terry, DJ Leydis, choreographer Ramón Ramos Alayo, and director Rosalba Rolón.
Blessings (iré) as well as curses (osogbo) plus the triumph of establishing one’s voice in a new country is at the center of this work-in-progress.
Please call box office 408.998.2783 for wheelchair and/or other accommodations. Production is presented in English with some Spanish and contains mature language. Online ticket sales end at 4pm on Saturday. Remaining tickets will be available at the door.
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- MACLA, Castellano Playhouse, 510 South 1st Street, San José, CA 95113
Supported by the National Performance Network (NPN).
This presentation of We Have Iré was organzied by MACLA. MACLA is a participant in Leveraging a Network for Equity (LANE), a program of the National Performance Network/Visual Artists Network in partnership with the Nonprofit Finance Fund with support from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Support provided by Applied Materials Foundation, the Bank of America Charitable Foundation, the Castellano Family Foundation, a Cultural Affairs grant from the City of San José, the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, the James Irvine Foundation, the David & Lucile Packard Foundation, the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, SV Creates, and MACLA donors.
Photo by Eli Jacobs-Fantauzzi