Alcira poster image


May 02, 2017
Marisela Treviño Orta
Directed by: 
Tlaloc Rivas
Room 172
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 1:30pm


In the last months of 1999, Fidelia moves to the San Francisco Mission District to live with her tía Carmelita, unaware that the beautiful and powerful Alcira is setting a trap for her. Intent on surviving the next millennium, Alcira forces a showdown with Fidelia who must discover her true self and unlock her dormant powers if she is to survive.


Cast Members for Alcira
Carmelita Michelle Hoene
Alcira Cristina Belén Ranslem
Fidelia Samantha Shane
Sotero Antoine Robinson

Artistic Team

Artistic Team for Alcira
Playwright Marisela Treviño Orta
Director Tlaloc Rivas
Stage Manager Ash Pierce

Ticket Information

Tickets for the Iowa New Play Festival Reading Series are free and open to the public. However, you must obtain a ticket and seating is limited. Tickets will be available at the door 30 minutes prior to each reading or during special Festival Box Office hours on Monday, May 1 and Tuesday, May 2 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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