Experience the play that has moved audiences around the world!
The Afterlife is a love story of two teenagers–Chuy, who dies by violence, and Crystal, who dies by suicide, who meet in the Afterlife, a magical realm between the living and the dead. Together they look back on their lives and reflect on what was left behind.
Renowned Chicano author Gary Soto uses Spanish and English to create a profound theatre experience that reminds us of our true value in the world. Talkback after the performance.
THE FLIGHT DECK
Oakland, CA 94612
March 13-14 7:30 pm
March 15 5 pm (Audio Description Available)
March 19-21 7:30 pm
March 22 3 pm
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THE AFTERLIFE PRESS RELEASE
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Written by Gary Soto
Directed by Dyana Díaz with Cliff Mayotte
with Fabian Bravo, Bianca Catalan, Zoe Chien, Arlette Flores, Eric Esquivel-Gutierrez, Edwin Jacobs, Kevin Obando, Homero Rosas
Experience the play that has moved audiences around the world! The Afterlife tells the story of two teenagers–Chuy, who dies by violence, and Crystal, who dies by suicide, who meet and fall in love in the afterlife, a magical realm between the living and the dead. Together they look back on their lives, seeing the beauty of the world left behind.
Renowned author Gary Soto has created a profound theatre experience that mixes humor and pathos to open the door for healing and connection, making us each understand our true value in the world. Cast talkback after each show.
MEET THE CAST! photos by Aleksey Bochovsky
|Dyana Díaz, Director||Fabian Bravo, Vato Loco||Bianca Catalan, Crystal||Zoe Chien, Rachael|
|Eric Esquivel-Guttieriez, Eddie||Edwin Jacobs, Chuy||Kevin Obando, Yellow Shoes||Homero Rosas, Uncle Ricardo|