01/27/2014 06:13 am ET | Updated Jan 27, 2014

Playwrights Shine Light On Arizona's Mexican-American Studies Fight


Much has been written about the demise of Mexican-American Studies in Tucson. News reports, locally and nationally, documented the state-sponsored campaign to eliminate the once-successful education program in the Tucson Unified School District.
Now comes the theatrical version.

Playwright Milta Ortiz and her husband, theater director Marc David Pinate, are collaborating on a docudrama play with Tucson’s Borderlands Theater. Their residency is funded by the National New Play Network, an alliance of nonprofit professional theaters.

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