Moxie Theatre presents
As part of a National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere....
The Madres by Stephanie Alison Walker
Director: Jennifer Eve Thorn
May 13- Jun 10 / Opening Night: May 19
Josefina’s daughter, Carolina, has been protesting in the plaza again. If Carolina keeps wearing the white scarf and searching for her own missing daughter, Belen, they’ll all be in danger. An award-winning and empowering new play about three generations of women based on the true story of the “Mothers of the Plaze de Mayo,” who searched for their missing loved ones during 1979’s “Dirty War” in Argentina.
The Madres - Awards and Recognitions
Finalist, 2016 Saroyan/Paul Playwriting Prize for Human Rights, Armenian Dramatic Arts Alliance, 2016
Finalist, O'Neill National Playwrights Conference, Eugene O'Neill Theater Center, 2016
Winner, GENERATIONS Prize, Boulder Ensemble Theater, 2015
Finalist, The Source Theater Festival, Cultural DC, 2015
Finalist, Humanitas/CTG Playwriting Prize, Humanitas and Center Theater Group, 2015
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