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Repertorio Español presents a reading series of plays by 17th-century Spanish playwrights. Director Leyma Lopez stages readings of several works by written by women in Spain's Golden Age, including the following...

  • El Conde Partinuples ("Count Partinuples") by Ana Caro Mallen de Soto: an imaginative twist on the myth of Cupid and Psyche

  • La Firmeza en el Ausencia ("strength in his absence") by Leonor de la Cueva y Silva: a lady-in-waiting loves a soldier who is assigned to military duty by a jealous king

  • Buena Amante y Buen Amigo ("good lover and good friend") by Isabel Maria Moron: a young woman is married to an older man she does not love

  • La Tración en la Amistad ("friendship betrayed") by Maria de Zayas y Sotomayor: complicated love triangles among suitors, women, and two servants

Show Details

  • Dates:Closed on
  • Location:Repertorio Español, New York City

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