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Play: Mariposa Viajera"

Thursday, April 12, 2018
2:00pm – 3:00pm

Storrs Campus
Nafe Katter Theater

Mexican Theater group, Soame Citlalime, will perform "Mariposa Viajera" (Traveling Butterfly) in Spanish with English subtitles. Soame Citlalime is a Mexican women's theater collaborative and activist organization. They enact their own stories of challenges with transnational migration through theater and dance. They work to educate audiences about international immigration policies as well as preserve native cultural practices being lost from out-migration.

The play asks participants to reflect on root causes of migration, both domestic and global.

Sponsored by: Learning Community La Comunidad Intelectual, the Mexican Student Association, El Instituto, PRLACC, and the Department of Dramatic Arts.

Contact:

Anne Gebelein 860-486-5508

el Instituto (primary), College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Dramatic Arts, La Comunidad Intelectual, UConn Master Calendar

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