- Courtesy of La Nuevas Tamaleras
The one-act comedy centers on three Mexican-American women who try their hand at making tamales for the very first time. Things don’t go as planned, however, when the ghosts of legendary tamale experts Doña Juanita and Doña Mercedes decide to pay the three tamaleras a visit. An official Tricentennial partner event, this 25th anniversary production stars Mena (as Doña Mercedes) alongside Ruby Nelda Perez (as Doña Juanita), Patricia Zamora (as Sylvia), Sonya M. Rodriguez (as Josie) and Kristina Keller (as Patsy).
$15-$25, 8pm Fri Nov. 23-Sat Nov. 24, 3pm Sun Nov. 25 (through Dec. 9), Our Lady of the Lake University, Thiry Auditorium, 411 SW 24th St., (210) 223-2009, lastamaleras.com.
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