Luis Valdez Lecture on “The Valley of the Heart”

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The Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts.

Event Description

Luis ValdezWe are honored to have playwright, director, and National Medal of the Arts winner Luis Valdez return to the Shannon Center to speak about his latest production, “Valley of the Heart.”

The Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts is presenting a free talk on Friday, November 9th at 6:00 p.m. by internationally renowned playwright, theatre and film director Luis Valdez (Zoot Suit, La Bamba), whose five decades of art and activism have brought the struggles of migrant farmworkers and Latino community to the international stage and political forefront.  Valdez, one of the most influential living American playwrights, will be speaking about his latest production, Valley of the Heart, which opens this week at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles.

For more information contact The Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts.

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Box Office, 562.907.4203