Near/Far Theatre Presents: The Sins of Sor Juana

Come see the inaguaral production of Near/Far Theatre: The Sins of Sor Juana.

 

Contemporary playwright Karen Zacarias' play exploring the poetry and passions of Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz--one of Latin America's most iconic literary icons--set to the backdrop of the world she lived in, the Church and Court of 17th century colonial Mexico.

 

WITH: Karen Vargas (as Juana), Daniel Serrano (Silvio), Edgar Olivera (Padre Nunez/Viceroy), Maria Monreal (Sor Sara/Vicereine), Marrissa Lopez (Sor Filothea/Xochitl), Daniel Longoria (Pedro), Viri Hussein-Leon (Novice)

 

With Original Music by Fresno composer EJ Hinojosa

Direction/Design team: Julia Reimer, Kiki Reza, Broderic Beard, Shannon Brewington, Joseph Medina

 

DATES:

May 10-11 (Friday/Saturday) at 8 pm

May 12 (Sunday) at 7:30 pm

 

LOCATION:

The Hall, at *Willow Avenue Mennonite Church

2529 Willow, Clovis, CA 93612

 

*We are excited to have WILLOW AVENUE MENNONITE CHURCH as our SPONSOR, for this play that explores the uneasy tension that sometimes plays out between artistic expression and religious institutions.

 

TICKETS: $15 General, $12 Students with ID

Cash only at the door.