2017 Siglo de Oro Drama Festival

The 2017 Siglo de Oro Drama Festival will be held from April 19 - 22. Tickets are free and will be distributed at the door, first-come, first-served, beginning at 6 pm on the day of each performance. One ticket will be available per person, and the individual must be present to receive a ticket. Tickets are for general seating, and the doors to the theater will open at 6:30 pm. All performances begin at 7 pm. Please note that the Chamizal National Memorial Cultural Center will close at 5 pm each day according to the normal hours of operation and will open again at 6 pm for ticket distribution.

Accessible seating is limited. Visitors who use assistive mobility devices, along with their companions, should report directly to the front desk for information and assistance.

The Chamizal National Memorial parking area may fill quickly. Some overflow parking is available on the Memorial grounds in the gravel lot. Passengers may be dropped off at the base of the esplanade; however, they will not be able to hold a ticket for the driver. Please allow time for parking, walking to the Cultural Center, ticketing and seating.


16th Century painting of nun

The Heresy of Love
Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Author: Helen Edmundson
Performed by: Illinois State University School of Theatre and Dance
Language: English
Length: 2 hours and 30 minutes with one 10 minute intermission

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closeup of two actors in makeup and costume

¿Qué con Quique Quinto?
Thursday, April 20, 2017

Author: Andrés Carreño, based on Shakespeare's Henry V
Performed by: EFE Tres Teatro & Cabaret Misterio from Mexico City, Mexico
Language: Spanish
Length: 1 hour
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actor in mask on stage

La Reunión de los Zanni
Friday, April 21, 2017

Author: Daniel Tapia and Miguel Ángel Batista
Performed by: Compañía de Teatro Reymala, Spain
Language: Spanish
Length: 80 minutes

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two actors on stage

El Retablo de las Maravillas
Saturday, April 22, 2017

Author: Cervantes, an adaptation
Performed by: Morfeo Teatro, Spain
Language: Spanish
Length: 100 minutes

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Last updated: March 21, 2017

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