Date(s) - 05/19/2016
8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Pregones Theater and Puerto Rican Traveling Theater announce performances of their original musical play The Desire of The Astronaut, final installment in the riveting saga of Esteban Only, deep space mission veteran and the last Puerto Rican deployed to outer space. Based on biographical accounts and record of actual training missions by NASA personnel, the show also pays homage to the great sights and sounds of classic science fiction. Weekday and weekend performances at Pregones Theater in the South Bronx, May 4th through May 22nd. Get your tickets now at pregonesprtt.org or by phone at 718-585-1202. Three weeks only, limited seating — purchase early and ask about group offers!
Written and directed by Alvan Colón Lespier; music by Desmar Guevara; additional texts by Emily Dickinson and F. Scott Fitzgerald. Featuring: Chad Carstarphen, Sol Crespo, Yaraní del Valle, Gabriel Hernández, Jesús Martínez, Besanya Santiago, and live band. An evening of exhilarating theater and music, performed in English. 75 minutes.