March 2019

Wed
27
March

American Mariachi

10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Temple of Music and Art, Tucson

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Presented by Arizona Theatre Company

Spending her days caring for her ailing mother, Lucha yearns to break her monotonous routine. Here’s a wild idea: an all-girl mariachi band! But it’s the 1970s, and girls can’t be mariachis … or can they? A heartwarming and hilarious new comedy and music’s power to heal and connect, featuring gorgeous live mariachi music that will send your heart soaring.

Groups are welcome to stay for a 15-20 minute post-show discussion with the actors and ATC staff.

Buzzwords: Latinx Themes, Mariachi, Music, Women’s Empowerment, Family, Southwest, Mexican Culture, Dementia, Illness, 1970s

Grades: 7-12
Length:
 120 minutes
Arrival Time: 9:30 am
Run Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Lunch Options: Groups are welcome to eat lunch onsite during intermission or post-performance.

Study Guide: Coming soon…

Parking: Free parking is available on Stone & 6th Avenues south of 14th Street, and also on 15th & 16th Streets. Buses and vans may drop-off passengers directly in front of the Temple on Scott Avenue; there are parking lots at the Tucson Convention Center that can accommodate buses easily. Please be aware that Scott Avenue becomes a southbound one-way street at 13th Street.