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Overlooked Latinas


  • Brava Theater Center Studio 2781 24th Street San Francisco, CA 94110 USA (map)

Brava presents Tina D’Elia in the best queer, telenovela of our time!

Overlooked Latinas

Directed by Mary Guzmán

FEBRUARY 16 - MARCH 3, 2019

From the unbridled imagination of Tina D'Elia comes her solo show Overlooked Latinas. Butch dyke Angel Torres thinks she's having the best day of her life. Her and her best bud's TV pilot, "Overlooked Latinas," about beloved silver-screen Latinx folks of the past, has just been picked up. But like the best telenovelas of the era, Angel's life is about to become unhinged by a whole mess of melodrama. Enter the femme fatale creating chaos with Angel's wife and Angel's life.

DATES/TIMES
Saturday, February 16 – 8pm (Ticket includes Performance & Opening Night Party)
Sunday, February 17 – 3pm

Saturday, February 23 – 8pm
Sunday, February 24 – 3pm

Saturday, March 2 – 8pm
Sunday, March 3 – 3pm

TICKETS
$10 - $25 sliding scale

If Lily Tomlin and Hunter Thompson had a love child and she was raised Latina, you’d have someone a lot like Tina D’Elia. Her imagination is unbridled, her characters are flawless, her freedom from conventions of gender is dizzying and humor is outrageous. And this is all wrapped around a nutritious core of history.
— David Ford, Solo Performer Master Teacher


Overlooked Latinas received funding from the Zellerbach Family Foundation and Theatre Bay Area.


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