The Woman Who Fell from the Sky

The Woman Who Fell from the Sky

PUENTE Theatre presented this play by Victor Hugo Rascón Banda, one of Mexico's best known playwrights. It is the true story of a Tarahumara woman institutionalized for 12 years in a US mental hospital after her Indigenous language and culture are mistaken for insanity. The play was performed in English, Spanish and Rarámuri.

  • Directed by Lina de Guevara
  • Performers: Rosa Stewart, Enrique Barragan, Cam Culham and Gina McIntosh
  • Stage Manager: Jessica McLeod
  • Lighting Design: Jennifer Quinn
  • Musical Director - Musician: Enrique Rivas

 


 

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