Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Urban violence and the American dream subjects of The Indian Wants the Bronx March 29-30

KINGSVILLE - March 24, 2006

Contact: Jason Marton
jason.marton@tamuk.edu or 361-593-4143

Two New York street toughs threaten an Indian immigrant, as unfulfilled American dreams erupt in a show of urban violence in Israel Horovitz’s The Indian Wants the Bronx.

This hard-hitting drama is the next production from Texas A&M University-Kingsville’s department of communications and theatre arts 2005-2006 theatre season.

Show dates and times for the production are Wednesday and Thursday, March 29-30, at 7:30 p.m. in the Lab Theatre, room 123, of the Drama Arts Building. Admission is $3.

This play is intended for mature audiences.

The Asian Pacific Heritage Awareness Committee co-sponsors this production, and will provide refreshments on opening night.

Dr. Patrick W. Faherty, associate professor of communications and theatre arts, directs the production. Christi Rodriguez-Lopez, a theatre arts junior from Orange Grove, serves as stage manager.

The cast of The Indian Wants the Bronx is:

Rick J. Saenz, sophomore theatre arts major from Falfurrias, plays the part of Joey; Gabriel Ruiz, theatre arts senior from San Antonio, plays the part of Murph; and senior Noe Saenz of Falfurrias plays the part of The Indian.

More information is available at 361-593-3401.


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