Aguijón THEATER | 1990-2023

past productions

La Gran Tirana

Oct 10 – Nov 21, 2021

CAST

Ana Morgana – Ana Santos-Sánchez – Biography
Rémora Rotunda – Sándor Menéndez – Biography
Piano – Adrián J. Ruiz – Biography
Bass – Marcel Bonfim
Percussion – Gustavo Peña – Biography

production

Conceived and directed by Sándor Menéndez, written by Rey Andújar, and inspired by the life of the incomparable Lupe Victoria Yolí Raymond, better known as La Lupe, the Queen of Latin Soul, La gran tirana (descarga dramática) explores the journey of the artist as immigrant and art, especially music, as homeland.

la gran tirana woman with crown

synopsis

Ana Morgana, an immigrant, a castoff, but, above all, an artist, transcends her everyday reality by imagining herself a star: La Lupe. Singing the famous woman’s songs, retelling the diva’s troubled life as if it were her own, Morgana creates her identity by remembering someone else’s.

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REVIEWS

Simplemente genial .. Me encantó todo. Un espectáculo impresionante. Este fue el mejor...
William Parks
Sun Times
Simplemente genial .. Me encantó todo. Un espectáculo impresionante. Este fue el mejor. Me gustó mucho el reparto.
Sun Times
William Parks
Sun Times
Just great.. Loved the whole thing. Awesome show. This one was the best. Really liked ...
William Parks
Sun Times
Just great.. Loved the whole thing. Awesome show. This one was the best. Really liked the cast.
Sun Times
William Parks
Sun Times
Tan bueno que realmente me gustó ... Un espectáculo impresionante. Este fue el mejor...
Susan Jones
Chicago Reader
Tan bueno que realmente me gustó... Un espectáculo impresionante. Este fue el mejor. Realmente me gustó el elenco.
Lector Chi
Susan Jones
Chicago Reader
So good I reallu liked it..Awesome show. This one was the best. Really liked ...
Susan Jones
Chicago Reader
So good I reallu liked it..Awesome show. This one was the best. Really liked the cast.
Chi Reader
Susan Jones
Chicago Reader
Un espectáculo impresionante. Este fue el mejor. Me gustó mucho el reparto.
Louis Garza
Chicago Tribune
Un espectáculo impresionante. Este fue el mejor. Me gustó mucho el reparto.
Tribuna Chi
Louis Garza
Chicago Tribune
Awesome show. This one was the best. Really liked the cast.
Louis Garza
Chicago Tribune
Awesome show. This one was the best. Really liked the cast.
Chi tribune
Louis Garza
Chicago Tribune