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OTP’s Death & the Maiden by Ariel Dorfman
June 20, 2014 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, repeating until June 28, 2014
Open Theatre Project presents DEATH AND THE MAIDEN by Ariel Dofrman June 20-28 at St. John’s Church in Jamaica Plain. This next venture of OTP’s SERIES 1: Guests & Hosts, explores the roles of identity & justice with some of the most challenging roles in contemporary theatre.
Ticket's and Info: https://www.artful.ly/store/events/3342
From Director & OTP Core Member, Gloria Clark. "We’re so excited to be presenting theatre that is not just entertaining, but is also socially evocative and emotionally transformative! As both a citizen and an exile from Pinochet’s Chile, Ariel Dorfman wrote this play to compel spectators to acknowledge the country’s atrocious history and explore what their identities might be in the damaged nation.
This play, however, does not only speak to Chileans, but to any individual who faces ambiguous and contradictory pathways to identity and justice. In Death and the Maiden, personal testimony and memory become both a source of power and a major obstacle for obtaining retribution."
THE CAST & CREW
Paulina Escobar : Jenna Lunarno
Gerardo Escobar : Michael Carr
Dr. Roberto Miranda : Sean Stanco
Director: Gloria Clark
Acting Coach: Tony Rios
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