2018 Nuevo Siglo Drama Festival

The 2018 Nuevo Siglo Drama Festival takes place April 7 - 14, 2018. 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.

Performances

 
woman reaching up to Aztec god standing over her

Eurydice Saucedo

Bernabé
Saturday, April 7, 2018

Author: Luis Valdez
Performed by: Los Actores from El Paso, USA
Language: Spanish and English
Length: 75 minutes

Learn more about this performance. Please note: it is intended for an adult audience.

 
actresses in a dramatic scene

Hugo Freeman

Aquerón: el Río de la Tragedia
Sunday, April 8, 2018

Author: Xavier Villanova
Performed by: XIPE Colectivo Escénico from Puebla, Mexico
Language: Spanish
Length: 75 minutes

Learn more about this performance. Please note: it is intended for an adult audience.

 
partial view of crossed hands holding an object against the robe the person is wearing

Moisés Fernández Acosta

La Vida es Sueño
Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Author: Pedro Calderón de la Barca
Performed by: Jazz Vilá Project from Havana, Cuba
Language: Spanish
Length: 60 minutes

Learn more about this performance.

 
male officer lying on floor and woman pointing gun at him with foot on his chest

Fuenteovejuna
Thursday, April 12, 2018

Author: Félix Lope de Vega y Carpio
Performed by: Telón de Arena from Ciudad Juárez, Mexico
Language: Spanish
Length: 80 minutes

Learn more about this performance. Please note: it is intended for an adult audience.

 
actresses on stage in dramatic scene

Rosaura

Friday, April 13, 2018

Author: Calderón de la Barca, adapted by Paula Rodríguez and Sandra Arpa
Performed by: Teatro Inverso from Madrid, Spain and London, England
Language: Spanish
Length: 65 minutes

Learn more about this performance.

 
actor standing in front of a vertical trunk in the style of a traveling salesman

El Merolico: Entremeses Bululuados

Saturday, April 14, 2018

Author: Miguel de Cervantes and Efe Tres Teatro
Performed by: Efe Tres Teatro from Mexico City, Mexico
Language: Spanish
Length: 75 minutes

Learn more about this performance.

Last updated: March 13, 2018

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