Repertorio Español, the acclaimed theater company from New York, is pleased to announce their upcoming tour to Puerto Rico. Repertorio Español and Puerto Rico’s Boundless Theater Company and will present Repertorio’s adaptation of Nobel Prize of Literature winner Gabriel García Márquez’s Chronicle of a Death Foretold, directed by Jorge Alí Triana. Performances will be Tuesday, March 6th through Friday, March 10th, 2012 at the Guaynabo Performing Arts Center in Puerto Rico.
Chronicle of a Death Foretold by the renowned and acclaimed Nobel Prize winning author, Gabriel García Márquez is the story of a spectacular wedding, followed by a stunning scandal and a savage murder of which everyone in a small Latin American town is an accomplice. When the story starts, Santiago Nasar is already dead, because he knows that the Vicario’s brothers are going to kill him. In fact, they have already done so, to avenge their sister’s honor, but the novel ends when Santiago Nasar dies. In this theatrical adaptation, conceived and directed by Jorge Alí Triana, the drama takes place in a bullring.
Jorge Alí Triana’s Chronicle of a Death Foretold by Gabriel García Márquez opened at Repertorio Español in 1999 and has sold out in more than 500 shows, as part of Repertorio Español’s repertory and on tours around the United States. This adaptation has been presented in Moscow, Australia, Nicaragua, Panama, Venezuela, Mexico City, Guadalajara, Costa Rica, Quito and Lima.
The production stars Richard Trujillo, Silvia Sierra, Gredivel Vásquez, Teresa Yenque, Mario Mattei, Pep Muñoz, Eric Robledo, Alberto Morgan, Marcelo Rodríguez, Mónica Perez Brandes, Gerardo Gudiño, Tatiana Vecino, Fulvia Vergel, Raúl Durán and Anthony Alvarez.
PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE IN PUERTO RICO:
Tuesday, March 6th – 9:30am; Wednesday, March 7th – 9:30am; Thursday, March 8th – 9:30am; Friday, March 9th – 9:30am; Friday, March 10th – 8:30pm
TICKETS on sale now at 1-787-902-3386