Playwright(s): Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz
Writer(s): John Van Burek, Translator
Written in 1683, The Trials of a Noble House is considered one of the great masterpieces of the Spanish Golden Age and playwright Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, a Mexican nun, is the first native-born playwright of the Americas. Her play is a brilliant comedy and fast-paced Latin love story, totally secular in style and content, and to this day, she is a major cultural icon in Mexico. It’s time we knew of her here.
March 3, 2018 2:00 pm
March 4, 2018 2:00 pm