Theater's Elisa Gonzales on NPR to Discuss Her One Woman Play
Elisa Gonzales, professional voice and dialect coach, actor, writer, and assistant professor in the Department of Theater, was recently interviewed on NPR to discuss "Olvidados: A Mexican American Corrido," her one woman play with music. It was recently performed at CitySpace’s Blue Room.
Featuring additional lyrics by Moisés Vázquez, the play is based on true-life events during the Repatriation. During the interview, Gonzales spoke about her family’s difficult experience during the Mexican Repatriation Act in effect from 1929 -1936.