Charlie, a boy from Texas, is sent to live with his estranged mother in Spain after his father dies in battle in Iraq. In the streets of Spain he quickly befriends Liliana, also orphaned, who is owned by her Romani boss. A plan to run away and elope is foiled by Charlie’s mother, Rose, and Liliana’s keeper, Don Armando, who scheme to falsely imprison Liliana. Performed in English and Spanish.
Además de recorrer por las escuelas Mi Vida Gitana es la historia de un romance intercultural entre un muchacho americano y una joven gitana española. Charlie es nuevo en España y encuentra consuelo en la vida de calle de Pamplona, donde conoce a Liliana. Actuado en español e inglés.
ALSO: Join us for a “Post Show Jam” of Latin music and dance with the cast and director, including pre and post show art table activities, and a community ofrenda.
Jasmine Jiang as Liliana
Aaron Singleton as Charlie
Gloria Stanley as Rosalia de Luna
Abel Echeverria as Don Armando
- This series is partially funded by a Partnership Grant from the Community Foundation of Western Nevada.
- Made possible, in part, by the support of the City of Reno.
- This project is funded, in part, by a grant from the Nevada Arts Council, a state agency, and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency.
- This program is made possible by a grant from Nevada Humanities