Cleveland Public Theatre & Teatro Público de Cleveland present:
A XMAS CUENTO REMIX
DECEMBER 5 – 21, 2019
By Maya Malan-González
Composition & Arrangements by Emiliano Valdez & Daniel Valdez
Directed by Holly Holsinger
Cleveland Public Theatre
and Teatro Público de Cleveland (TPC) present the
National New Play Network (NNPN) Rolling World Premiere of
A Xmas Cuento Remix, by Maya Malan-González,
composition and arrangements by Emiliano Valdez and Daniel
Valdez, directed by Holly Holsinger. The play will be performed
in English with some Spanish by TPC ensemble members and will
run December 5 – 21, 2019 in CPT’s James Levin
Theatre. For more
information, visit www.nnpn.org.
According to Teatro Público de Cleveland’s Leadership Committee
[Chair – Mónica A. Cerpa Zúñiga, Vice Chair – Alisha M.
Caraballo; Ernesto Luna Camargo, Letitia López, Gilberto Peña,
and Blanca Iris García Rivera Salva]: “Teatro Público de
Cleveland celebrates six years since launched in 2013. We
celebrate our diversity, our love and commitment to do theatre
that is nurturing and aspirational, and we celebrate and are
grateful to our community which has provided its continuous
support since the company was created….A Xmas Cuento Remix
provides a fresh perspective on time-honored holiday traditions,
combining strong female leads, modern music, and holiday cheer.”
About Teatro Público de Cleveland: In 2013, Cleveland
Public Theatre launched Teatro Público de Cleveland, a local
Latino theatre company, whose work reflects the artistic goals,
interests, and ideals of its members. The purpose of this
theatre ensemble is to share the rich diversity and perspectives
of the Latino-Cleveland culture, and to fulfill CPT’s core
Teatro Público de Cleveland inspires inter/intra cultural
exchange through thought-provoking bilingual storytelling and
performance that fosters social consciousness and builds
community. TPC is committed to identifying, developing,
celebrating, and inspiring Cleveland Latino artists to share
their experiences, cultures, perspectives, and talents.
Collaborating on the artistic continuum, Teatro Público de
Cleveland welcomes amateur to experienced artists who share a
common language regardless of cultural origin. Visit
www.teatropublico.org to read more about the ensemble.
Cast and Crew of A Xmas Cuento Remix:
The cast of A
Xmas Cuento Remix includes: Tania Benites, Angel Luis
Centeno, Mónica A. Cerpa Zúñiga, Brett DiCello, Valerie A.
Mathis, Christina Patterson, Gil Peña, Blanca Iris García Rivera
Salva, Andrew Aaron Valdez*, Anthony “TonyFresh” Velez, Selena
Awesome Vicarío, and Hillary Wheelock.
The production team includes: Raymond
Bobgan – Producer; Faye Hargate – Line Producer;
Maria DiDonato – Music Director; Lilly Corona Moreno – Dramaturg
& Assistant Director; Anthony “TonyFresh” Velez – Choreographer;
Jesse Reagan Hernon – Stage Manager; Sylka Edmondson
– Assistant Stage Manager; Aaron Benson – Scenic
Designer; Inda Blatch-Geib – Costume Designer;
Richard B. Ingraham – Sound Designer; Jonathan Velez – Sound
Operator; Jeremy Paul – Lighting Designer; and
Musicians: Maria DiDonato (Piano), Tim Miller (Percussion),
Joseph Rangel (Guitar), and Kevin Thompson (Bass).
Tickets are $15-35.
Students/Seniors receive $5 off on Friday and Saturday nights.
Preview, Thursdays, and Sundays are $15, the Saturday 12/21
performance is $15, Fridays and Saturdays are $35, and matinees
are “Family Days” with $10 tickets for youth under 18. Visit
www.cptonline.org or call the CPT Box Office at
216.631.2727, ext. 501.
Photo(s) courtesy of Cleveland Public Theatre (CPT) and
Teatro Público de Cleveland (TPC).