Hannah Benítez is a fresh and vital voice emerging in the world of theater. Benítez was recently listed as one of the playwrights to watch from American Theatre magazine.
Accompanied by his millennial children, a Cuban man returns to the country from which he escaped 50 years earlier on a quest to recover a precious family heirloom. Together, the family embarks on a journey of closure, truth and cultural connection.
Through a series of misadventures with funny and fascinating locals, Carlos, Michi and Danny find themselves in a place frozen in time but surprisingly familiar. GringoLandia promises to be a uniquely theatrical experience with live music and video. A mixed-media event will transport audiences to the beautiful yet heartbreaking island that is so close — and so far away.
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