Written by Benjamin Benne
Directed by Elena Velasco
Central Square Theater, 450 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139
February 23, 2023 through March 26, 2023
(Contact Box Office for Exact Times)
ABOUT THE SHOW
2016. "ALMA" and her daughter, Angel, made wishes long ago, among them good health, carne asada, and perfect SAT scores to earn a spot at UC Davis.
However, Angel, now 17 and on the eve of that important test, has a different vision of the future.
With "ALMA," the winner of the National Latinx Playwriting Award, Benjamin Benne has crafted a poetic and humorous warm embrace asking the question:
Who does the American Dream belong to?
ABOUT CENTRAL SQUARE THEATER
Central Square Theater (CST), is dedicated to the exploration of social justice, science and sexual politics through theater; catalyzing the dynamic synergies sparked by the collaboration between The Nora and Underground Railway. Through award-winning productions, the Catalyst Collaborative@ MIT Science Theater Initiative, and youth development programming – CST creates theater where points of view are heard, perspective shifts, and change can happen.
Central Square Theater
450 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA. 02139