SUNY Sullivan Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with “Los Valientes”

Actor David Perez-Ribada stars as Mexican painter Diego Rivera, Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero and Mexican American desperado Joaquin Murrieta aka Zorro in the production of Los Valientes. The performance will take place on October 25 at 7 pm in SUNY Sullivan’s Seelig Theater

SUNY Sullivan is celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month with a performance of “Los Valientes” on Tuesday, October 25 at 7 pm. The event will be held in the college’s Seelig Theater and is open to the public. There is no fee to attend.

Written by Jose Cruz Gonzalez, Los Valientes (The Courageous Ones) is a chamber music theatre production that explores the artistic and political passions of Mexican painter Diego Rivera, the unwavering commitment to human rights of Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero and the pursuit of social justice by Mexican American desperado Joaquin Murrieta aka Zorro. Actor David Perez-Ribada stars as all three men, and the show features songs and music by a wide range of Latin American composers including Astor Piazzolla and Osvaldo Golijov. It is produced by the Core Ensemble.

For more information about the performance or for information about accessible seating services, contact Jessica López-Barkl, SUNY Sullivan assistant professor of theater and speech, at (505) 270-6220.