El viejo, el joven y el mar (The Old Man, the Youth, and the Sea)

 World Premiere!
 By Irma Correa (Spain)
 Directed by José Luis Arellano (2016 Helen Hayes Awards winner for Yerma)
 February 7 – March 3, 2019
 Thursdays through Saturdays at 8 pm, and Sundays at 2 pm
 In Spanish with English surtitles

Based on historic events, Spaniard writer Miguel de Unamuno, who represents the power of reason, and a boy who dreams of tomorrow plan an escape under the watchful eye of the General guarding Fuerteventura Island.

Wednesday, February 6 at 6:30 pm: Meet and Greet with playwright Irma Correa and director José Luis Arellano at the former residence of the Ambassador or Spain, 2801 16th St., NW. FREE, but RSVP required through link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/el-viejo-el-joven-y-el-mar-meet-the-playwright-and-the-director-tickets-55408875438
Wednesday, February 6 at 8 pm: PAY-WHAT-YOU-CAN Preview of The Old Man, the Youth, and the Sea.
Thursday, February 7 at 8 pm: Community Night. $20 tickets.
Sunday, February 10 at 2 pm: Talk-back with playwright Irma Correa, director José Luis Arellano, and cast.
Thursday, February 14 through Sunday, February 17: Valentine's Weekend! 2x1 tickets.
Wednesday, February 20 at 6:30 pm: Enjoy excerpts of Unamuno’s most important poems read  by the cast of The Old Man, the Youth, and the Sea (Horacio Peña, Víctor de la Fuente, Luz Nicolás, and Delbis Cardona), and participate in a question and answer period at the Embassy of Argentina, 1600 New Hampshire Ave. NW. FREE, but RSVP required through link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/argentina-and-spain-celebrate-miguel-de-unamunos-literary-works-tickets-56192558455

ANNOUNCEMENT: Federal employees affected by the shutdown get $10 Tickets to ALL performances of The Old Man, the Youth, and the Sea (except the performance on February 9) with code ART4ALL online*.
(*Federal employees must present their Federal Employee ID at the Will Call)

Student Matinees: February 14, 15, 28, and March 1st at 10:30 am. For more information, email education@galatheatre.org.

Noche de GALA and Press Night: Saturday, February 9, 2019 at 8 pm.

Tickets: $48 Regular; $30 Seniors (65+), Students, Military, and 30 and under; $25 Group Sales (10+); Noche de GALA: $55 (individual), $95 (couple).

This production is made possible with generous support from the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, the Embassy of Spain in Washington, DC, SPAIN arts & culture, and Acción Cultural Española (AC/E) through its Programa de Internacionalización de la Cultura Española (PICE).

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