Elena is incredibly intelligent and has great potential, but struggles in choosing between her responsibilities (her family’s mounting medical bills) and her aspirations (Neil deGrasse Tyson).
Written by Debbie Baños
Directed by by Esteban Arévalo Ibáñez
30 Minutes, Saturday night at 12:00 AM
Director Esteban Arévalo Ibáñez
Esteban Arévalo Ibáñez is a bilingual Chicago based director, thrilled to be part of the Chicago Theatre Marathon for the first time. His most recent Chicago credits include Dreamers (arciTEXT 2017: United We Stand), Washed Away (2016 Chicago Fringe Festival), Escape Velocity, (Prologue Theatre Company), and Thundersnow (American Theatre Company). Some previous productions include The Adding Machine (U. of Arkansas MFA Thesis), Tango Through The Revolution (Repertorio Español, New York), The Dumb Waiter (Step One Theatre) and Our Town (Teatro Lunático, Salamanca, Spain). He has a Spanish Major from Universidad de Salamanca, a MA in Performance Arts from Universidad Rey Juan Carlos in Madrid, and a MFA in Theatre Directing from University of Arkansas. He is also an instructor of theater and Spanish at Instituto Cervantes de Chicago, and an Artistic Intern at Collaboraction. He dreams about becoming the artistic director of a legendary Chicago theatre company. www.estebanarevalodirector.com