When: Thursdays, Fridays, 9 a.m. and Saturdays, 7 p.m. Continues through Feb. 25 2017

Teatro Palo Alto tackles Lisa Loomer’s tale of a 12-year-old boy who flees a repressive military regime in Central America, finds an unusual traveling companion in La Llorona (the legendary “Weeping Woman” of Mexican and Central American mythology) and gains the courage to cross the border to a new life in Los Angeles.

Price: $5-$8