By Lope de Vega (Spain)
Directed by José Luis Arellano (Spain)
Adaptation by Mar Zubieta and Francisco Rojas
Translation by Dawn Smith
In Spanish with English surtitles:
One of Lope's most poetic works, this tragicomedy is driven by intrigue, honor, and a passionate love doomed by a bitter rivalry between two Spanish towns. GALA is proud to be collaborating with a dynamic company of Spanish artists and designers, Acción Sur, in this new adaptation and co-production supported by the Embassy of Spain in Washington, the Program for Cultural Cooperation between Spain and U.S. Universities, Theater Communications Group, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the DC Humanities Council.
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