Night Train to Bolina

by Nilo Cruz

Directed by Fabio Polanco

In a war-torn, unidentified country in Latin America, two children use fantasy as a means of escaping the calamity of combat, as well as their own abused and impoverished lives. Starving, battered, neglected, and looking for a way to flee the guerrilla warfare ravishing their home, Mateo and Clara flee their devastated rural village for the city of Bolina, a mythical metropolis where "kites go to die. Dancing on a fine line between innocent fantasy and harsh reality, Mateo and Clara explore their imaginations in a world of dark mysticism and denied love. Written by Miami native and Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Nilo Cruz.

SEP 26, 27, 28, OCT 3, 4, 5 at 7:30 PM

SEP 29 at 2:00 PM │ Studio Theatre

Second Friday Pre-Show Scoop: October 4 at 6:45 p.m.

School Matinee:  October 3, 9:00 a.m.

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Night Train to Bolina
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Thursday, September 26, 2013 - 7:30pm
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