Monthly Archives: March 2018

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Activist Spotlight: Delores Huerta

As part of our work on the story of The Mirabal Sisters as told in In The Time of the Butterflies, it is our honor to spotlight other powerful women who are making change in the world. Co-founder of the United Farm Workers Association, Dolores Clara Fernandez Huerta is one of the most influential labor [...]

By | March 28th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Activist Spotlight: Delores Huerta

How to Keep the Mariposas Alive

How to Keep the Mariposas Alive Julia Alvarez with Dedé Mirabal Dedé attended a dance theatre performance by EVEOKE of In the Time of the Butterflies. The dancers all got to meet her. They had come all the way from San Diego to perform their moving adaptation for Dominicans. You can imagine when the Dedé dancer [...]

By | March 21st, 2018|Blog, Events|Comments Off on How to Keep the Mariposas Alive

Meet the Playwright of In The Time of the Butterflies — Caridad Svich

Caridad Svich Playwright/text-builder, theatre-maker, translator, lyricist, editor, educator Caridad Svich received a 2012 OBIE Award for Lifetime Achievement in the theatre, a 2012 Edgerton Foundation New Play Award and NNPN rolling world premiere for Guapa, and the 2011 American Theatre Critics Association Primus Prize for her play The House of the Spirits, based Isabel Allende’s [...]

By | March 14th, 2018|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Meet the Playwright of In The Time of the Butterflies — Caridad Svich