Loading Events

« All Events

Jack Agüeros – Then and Now

September 16 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

| Free
CAL JACK A

Join us in celebration of the life and legacy of Jack Agüeros: community activist, poet, fiction writer, playwright, and former Director of El Museo! The night will feature a staged reading of his plays Ye Tragical Historie Of Doctor Pedro Albizu Campos and Notary Sojac; also enjoy a post-performance talk featuring Crystal Field, OBIE Award winning actress and Artistic Director of Theater for the New City.

Directed by New York City based director Oliver Conant, whose projects include a Spanish Romeo y Julieta in Washington Heights.

Co-sponsored by The Institute of Latin American Studies at Columbia University.

Special thanks to Marcel Agüeros, Chris Brandt, Oliver Conant, Natalia Agüeros-Macario; and The Medicine Show Theatre and Barbara Vann for their support of Jack Agüeros’ works.

To RSVP, pelase click here.

Image Courtesy of Frank Espada

Details

Date:
September 16
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
, ,

Venue

El Museo del Barrio
1230 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10029 United States
+ Google Map

Organizer

El Museo del Barrio
Phone:
212.831.7272
Website:
www.elmuseo.org