2017 Program Themes
Romeo y Julieta by Eden Enterprises
Eden Enterprises showcases their most popular work--the cross-cultural, bilingual presentation of Shakespeare's seminal tale of star-crossed lovers.
World Water Day
Norma Guzman of El Paso Water Utilities/TecH2O Learning Center will give a presentation about water conservation in El Paso. TecH2O aims to provide education and training to foster understanding and appreciation of total water management in the Chihuahuan Desert.
The Heresy of Love by Helen Edmundson
This month’s program coincides with the opening performance for the 2017 Siglo de Oro Drama Festival. Inspired by the life of Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, The Heresy of Love takes place in 17th-century Mexico. However, its poignant themes are relevant to contemporary discussion topics such as censorship and women’s rights. Join us for a lively discussion following the play. Performed by Illinois State University School of Theater (US, in English)
New Museum Exhibits-Formative Assessment
Talk about the interim exhibits and give your input to the planning of our permanent exhibits for the museum.
El Chamizal: Wild River, Disputed Land by Eden Enterprises
A musical/dance performance interpreting the story of Chamizal National Memorial
Buffalo Soldiers programFollowing the U.S. Civil War, regiments of African-American men known as buffalo soldiers served on the western frontier, battling Indians and protecting settlers. Learn the history of Buffalo Soldiers in our area.
New Chamizal National Memorial Outreach Plan
Be part of the planning.
San Patricios and the Battle for Mexico City program.
Come learn the history and discuss the significance.
50th Anniversary of the US/Mexico Land Exchange Resulting from the Chamizal Convention
Come learn what the real impacts were.
Stay tuned. Something exciting is being planned.
A Barrio Christmas by Eden Enterprises.
A theatrical retelling of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol set in present time and local culture.