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Las Lavanderas - Sembrando Herencia

Presented by Puerto Rican Cultural Center at George Washington Carver Museum - Boyd Vance Theater, Austin TX

Dec 14 - 15 2019
Las Lavanderas - Sembrando Herencia

An original musical about strong women, laundresses who were key in driving economic development of their time — and a force to be reckoned with!

Las Lavanderas is a bilingual play based in history that takes place in a time of great urban upheaval in the San Juan of the mid-19th century. During this epoch in history, there was a large push by the elite to displace the poor, working-class to live outside the walled city of San Juan, so that it could be a symbol of Spanish modernity and respectability for the rest of the island.

The play pays tribute to the Lavanderas (laundresses) – an organized group of courageous women who were not

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Sembrando Herencia 2019 – Las Lavanderas

– Adult tickets are $15.00 in advance ($20.00 day of show).
– Child tickets (ages 3-12) are $5.00.
– Lap children 2 and under are free.

Contact: 512-251-8122


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