Red Bull Theater announces the fourth installment of Hispanic Golden Age Classics

9/20/2023 4:37pm


Red Bull Theater (Jesse Berger, Founder and Artistic Dir; Martin Giannini, Executive Dir) has announced the fourth installment of Red Bull’s Hispanic Golden Age Classics, this year examining DON QUIXOTE in English and Spanish versions, which will kick off the company’s 2023-24 Season. Presented in collaboration with Repertorio Español and Diversifying the Classics | UCLA, this three-part series of events will focus on Don Quixote by Guillén de Castro. This series is supported by the Cultural Office of the Embassy of Spain. Red Bull Theater is committed to expanding its repertoire by seeking out and sharing lesser-known texts that stand the test of time. The program begins with an online Seminar: Tilting at Windmills: Cervantes, Shakespeare, and the Cultural Significance of Don Quixote on Tuesday Sept 26th at 7:30 PM ET hosted by RBT Associate Artistic Director Nathan Winkelstein with guests UCLA Professor Barbara Fuchs and RBT Founder & Artistic Director Jesse Berger and members of UCLA's Diversifying the Classics. Next up will be the Revelation Readings of Don Quixote on Mon Oct 2nd (7:30 PM) at Repertorio Español (138 East 27th Street) directed by José Zayas featuring Heidi Armbruster, Keith Hamilton Cobb, Darryl Gene Daughtry, Carson Elrod,  Irene Sofia Lucio,  Melissa Mahoney, Ismenia Mendes, Jacob Ming-Trent, Luise Moreno, David Ryan Smith, and Arturo Luis Soria. A recording will be available online. Then there will be a en Espanol reading in person only on Tues October 10th (7:30 PM) also at Repertorio Español directed by Leyma López. For more information please visit www.redbulltheater.com. Press contact: David Gersten & Associates (917/576-7655)...