There and Back

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Presented by Ground Floor Theatre at Ground Floor Theatre, Austin TX

Aug 09 - 25
There and Back

A world premiere of a new play by Raul Garza that opens a dialogue about the current immigrations crisis with an eye towards the fraught history between the US Government and Mexicans seeking that “shining city upon a hill.”

Gloria travels from her native Mexico, to join her husband, Victor, on a migrant farmworkers’ camp. Her arrival on the day of President John F. Kennedy’s inauguration reveals stark contrasts between the American dream and her reality. A series of visits by a liberated, contemporary Virgen de Guadalupe offers Gloria a glimpse of her life and legacy in the context of other presidential eras–Reagan and Trump, and presents a life-altering choice: stay in the United States, and accept her

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ADMISSION INFO

Tickets available at groundfloortheatre.org

Pay What you Can ($20 Suggested)

 

Contact: 512-840-1804

Email: Lisa@GroundFloorTheatre.org

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Additional time info:

Champagne reception after First Friday performance 8/10

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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Ground Floor Theatre

979 Springdale Rd, Suite 120, Austin, TX 78702

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    • Wheelchair Access

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The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.

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