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David Gonzalez - The Power of Your Own Story

  • Date: Saturday, September 29, 2018
  • Time: 7:00 pm
  • Location: Jewell Theatre - CFA

Readings from weekend participants and David Gonzalez
David Gonzalez—received the Lifetime Achievement Award from
International Performing Arts for Youth and was nominated for a Drama Desk
Award for his original production of The Frog Bride. He wrote the opera libretto
Rise for Freedom! and Mariel, an Afro-Cuban musical that won the Macy’s
New Play Prize for Young Audiences. His poetry has been featured at Lincoln
Center’s Out-of-Doors Festival, on Bill Moyers’s documentary Fooling with
Words, and on NPR's All Things Considered. A featured performer at the
National Storytelling Festival, he is the author of numerous plays and one-man
shows that have been performed at arts centers, theaters, and festivals in the
U.S. and abroad.

Questions? Contact Michelle Einck, 563-387-1117