GALA Hispanic Theatre
GALA (Grupo de Artistas LatinoAmericanos) Hispanic Theatre is a National Center for Latino Performing Arts in the nation's capital. Since 1976 GALA has been promoting and sharing the Latino arts and cultures with a diverse audience, creating work that speaks to communities today, and preserving the rich Hispanic heritage for generations that follow. By developing and producing works that explore the breadth of Latino performing arts, GALA provides opportunities for the Latino artist, educates youth, and engages the entire community in an exchange of ideas and perspectives.
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EXQUISTA AGONÍA (Exquisite Agony)
Presented by: Gala Hispanic Theatre
Millie is an opera singer whose composer husband, Lorzenzo, died in a car accident. Shortly after, his heart was transplanted into the chest of Amér, a young man from Latin America who has traveled to Miami for the procedure. Millie tracks down the surgeon who performed the transplant, Doctor Castillo, to try to arrange a meeting with Amér, hoping to discover some remnant of her deceased husband.
Dates: February 13th
Program Length: 2 hours
Location: Gala Hispanic, 3333 14th St. Washington, DC 20010
Content: Social Studies/History/Geography, Arts, Diversity
Ticket Capacity: 200 tickets
for Exquista Agonia