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Into the Beautiful North

by Karen Zacarías adapted from the novel by Luis Alberto Urrea
Directed by Ann Filmer and Miguel Nunez
April 13 – May 20, 2017
Thursdays & Fridays @ 7:30 PM
Saturdays @ 4:00 PM and 8:00 PM

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Inspired by the classic film The Magnificent Seven, Nayeli, a young woman living in a small Mexican town, and her companions venture across the border determined to bring back seven good men to protect their village from the invasion of narco-traficantes and the risk of extinction. Playwright Karen Zacarías (author of The Book Club Play) has crafted Luis Alberto Urrea’s bestselling novel into a fast-paced comical tale full of colorful characters that surprise and delight. A funny and heartwarming look at the dreams shared on both sides of the border.

nnpnrwpfullwebA National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere with Milagro (Portland, OR), Central Works (Berkeley, CA) and San Diego Rep.

Part of 10th Anniversary Club, 100 Club and 3-Play Subscription Series

Moderated post-show dialogues follow Thursday and Friday performances.


KarenZacarias
Karen Zacarías
Playwright
Luis Alberto Urrea
Book Author
Ann Filmer
Co-Director
MiguelNunez
Miguel Nuñez
Co-Director and Garcia-Garcia
R&D Choreography
Violence Design
AndresEnriquez1
Andres Enriquez
Matito and others
Juan Munoz
Angel and others
JESSICAMONDRES
Jessica Mondres
Properties
CatWilson
Cat Wilson
Lights
Wendye Clarendon
Stage Manager


Playwright Karen Zacarias named one of top 20 most produced American playwrights! — American Theatre