"El Nogalar provides a strikingly intimate and welcoming bilingual context for examining social class in contemporary Mexico, paralleling the themes explored by Chekhov in The Cherry Orchard's Russia more than a century ago." - The Austin Chronicle, Read More
"El Nogalar lives both in Cekhov’s world and Saracho’s world where class pressure and social turmoil threatens traditional families land and lifestyle in contemporary Mexico." - Chicago Critic, Read More
"Marvelous!...Tanya Saracho is a very detailed writer, and one who brings the Mexican flavor to her work as well as a look from the feamle perspective." - Around the Town Chicago, Read More
- Strong Language
- Mild Adult Themes
- Minimum Fee: £55 per performance plus VAT when applicable.
- Time Period: New Millennium/21st Century
- Duration: 105 Minutes
- Setting: A pecan orchard in Mexico
- Additional Features: No intermission
- Role(s) for Latino Actor(s)
- Ensemble cast
El Nogalar premiered in a production by Teatro Vista at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, IL in March 2011 under the direction of Cecilie D. Keenan.