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||THEATER A Red Orchid to present 'Last Hermanos' starting April 21
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A Red Orchid Theatre will present the world premiere of Last Hermanos, written by Exal Iraheta and directed by Ismael Lara Jr..
Last Hermanos runs April 21-June 12 at A Red Orchid Theatre, 1531 N Wells St.
Reunited and on the run, Miguel and Julio are fleeing an America where being Latinx is a life sentence. Sequestered in a Texas state park, the arrival of a sympathetic deserter, Shepherd, brings the conflict between Julio's desire for revolution and Miguel's longing for normalcy into sharp focus. Recorded last season as an audio play and now in its theatrical world premiere, Last Hermanos is a story of tenacious brotherhood and love in a not-so-distant future that asks: Which path promises the better future?
The cast includes Eddie Martinez (Miguel), Roberto Jay (Julio) and Chris Sheard (Shepherd).
Tickets are $15-$40 each; call 312-943-8722 or visit www.aredorchidtheatre.org .
COVID note: A Red Orchid is part of a growing coalition of more than 70 performing-arts venues and producers across Chicagoland who have agreed upon COVID-19 vaccination and mask requirements for audiences. This unified COVID-19 protection protocol requires audience members to provide proof of vaccination or negative test certification upon entry and to wear masks.
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