Works Progress Austin: Casta by Adrienne Dawes

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Presented by Salvage Vanguard Theater at Hicks House at the Austin Seminary, Austin TX

Aug 24 - 25
Works Progress Austin: Casta by Adrienne Dawes

Salvage Vanguard Theater invites you to attend a staged reading of Casta by Adrienne Dawes, presented as part of Works Progress Austin. The piece illuminates a complex portrait of fluid Latinx identities.

Salvage Vanguard Theater invites you to attend a staged reading of Castaby Adrienne Dawes, presented as part of Works Progress Austin. Launched in 2006, Works Progress Austin provides playwrights with the resources they need to bring their work to life. Works Progress Austin has featured new works by Caridad Svich, Dan Dietz, and Sibyl Kempson.

Casta is inspired by a series of casta paintings by Miguel Cabrera, a mixed-race painter from Oaxaca. Casta paintings were a unique form of portraiture

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Tickets are Pick Your Price: $5- $15

Online reservations can be made here:

512-474-7886 for questions

Contact: 512-474-7886


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Following the 4pm performance on Aug 25th there will be a post-show ARTIST TALK with playwright Adrienne Dawes and guests Laura Gutierrez and Susan Deans-Smith.

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


Hicks House at the Austin Seminary

100 E 27th St, Austin, TX 78705


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