La Adelita Americana

Performed by Amanda ArbuesCalifornia

Sat 10/31 6:00pm

drama, tragedy, storytelling, multi-media, 60 min.

Antonio Gomez, a fourteen-year-old Mexican-American boy is arrested in Thorndale, TX in 1911. His sister, Adelita, fiercely fights to free him. But will she free him before it’s too late? And what happens to this Hispanic icon when a modern society gets a hold of her? Will she remain the symbol of motivation, hope, and women fighting for their rights? Director: Katherine Hoevers. Scenic Design: Amy Ramirez. Lighting Design: Jayne Dutra. Projections Design: Dayne Donnell & Katherine Hoevers. Sound Design: Iris Zacarias. Stage Manager: Trixie Eunhae Hong. Recommended for: teenagers, adults, elderly, theatre community, LGBTQ community, ethnic community (Hispanic). Links: show, artist.

2015 United Solo is the world’s largest solo theatre festival, currently in its 6th season. All shows are staged at Theatre Row: 410 West 42nd Street, New York City. TICKETS, with a price of $19.25 (including a $1.25 theatre restoration charge) are available at the Theatre Row Box Office and online through Telecharge at You may also call Telecharge at 212-239-6200. When placing your reservation, please provide: the FESTIVAL name (United Solo Theatre Festival), the name of THEATRE (Theatre Row – The Studio Theatre), and the specific DAY and TIME of SHOW you would like to see.