El Dia de los Muertos takes on a life of its own as“Dolores” takes to the stage to bring the dead to life in El Paso KIDS-N-CO.’S next show.
KIDS-N-CO.’s bilingual production of “Dolores,” was written by local playwrights Lluvia Almanza & Orlando Rodriguez. Directed by Eurydice Saucedo, Dolores is a timeless story of family and hope during the Day of the Dead.
As his family prepares to honor her on Dia de los Muertos, he bumps into an old friend, Juan.
The thing is, Juan has been dead for quite some time now. With the help of Juan, Jose Luis embarks on an adventure to be able to see his sister again, but soon realizes that the world of the living and the world of the dead cannot exist together.
“Dolores” will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20, 21, 27, 28 and Nov. 3 & 4; 2:30 p.m. Oct. 22, 29, and Nov. 4, at First Presbyterian Church, 1340 Murchison.
Tickets are $7 for adults, and $5 for children, students, senior citizens and military.