The University of Iowa
Photo: Mark Seow

Roseneath Theatre

La Maleta

Nonstudent $10
College student $10
Senior Citizen $10
Youth $5
Friday, February 27, 2015, 6:30 pm
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Ten-year-old Roca leaves Colombia for North America clutching her suitcase, in which she believes her grandmother is hiding. In her new home with a new friend, the suitcase opens the way to an adventure. Incorporating Spanish and English, La Maleta gives voice to young people struggling in a new language, and helps us all to hear them.

Recommended for grades 26

Presented in Collaboration with the Englert

70 minutes approximately

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