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Mariachi Girl
ZACH Theatre and Teatro Vivo
October 5th through November 7th
Whisenhunt Stage

    ZACH Theatre and Teatro Vivo, in partnership with the University of Texas, will debut the new stage production Mariachi Girl, a new bilingual Spanish/English musical for children and family audiences.  The world premiere staging will run October 5th through November 7th
    Eight-year-old Carmencita dreams of being in her father's Mariachi band, but her father insists that mariachi groups can only include men.  When Carmencita she reads a book about a famous female mariachi it expands her world and notion what is possible.  
     Full of vibrant original mariachi music, this play explores how one girl can challenge her identity in a modern society while embracing her rich heritage.   Written by Roxanne Schroeder-Arce, the production features music and lyrics by Héctor Martínez Morales.
     Performances run Friday, October 5th at 7 p.m. and
Saturdays at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.  Tickets are $12 and $14.
    ZACH's Whisenhunt Stage, 1510 Toomey Road, just west of South Lamar Blvd. between Riverside Drive and Barton Springs Road.  For tickets and more information, call (512) 476-0541 ext. 1, or visit www.zachtheatre.org.
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Aisha San Ramon
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