Wednesday, January 23, 2013

(* ZOOT SUIT by Luis Valdez, staged reading, McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, January 24, 2013

McNay museum San Antonio

presents an exhibition performance of

Zoot Suit 

 Zoot Suit Luis Valdez McNay Museum San Antonio TX
Thursday, January 24, 6:30 p.m., Chiego Lecture Hall
McNay Art Museum, 6000 N New Braunfels Ave, San Antonio, TX 78209 (click for map)

Written by Luis Valdez, Zoot Suit is a fictionalized version of the Sleepy Lagoon murder trial. When a group of Chicano youths were charged with a murder that they did not commit, the Zoot Suit Riots erupted. Directed by Rodney Garza, San Antonio actors Annele Spector and Nicolas Valdez offer excerpts from the play.

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