Photo Flash: Get a Sneak Peek Inside Rehearsals for I AM NOT YOUR PERFECT MEXICAN DAUGHTER
Steppenwolf for Young Adults' will present the world premiere stage adaptation of I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter, based on the New York Times best-selling novel by Erika L. Sánchez , adapted by Isaac Gómez, directed by ensemble member Sandra Marquez and featuring ensemble member Karen Rodriguez.
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Steppenwolf for Young Adults has added two public performances on Wednesday, March 4 at 7:30pm and Friday, March 13 at 7:30pm as well as Spanish language open captioning on Friday, March 13 at 7:30pm.
This world premiere adaptation of Erika L. Sánchez's award-winning novel, I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter follows Julia, a Chicago high school student as she navigates trials and tribulations of following her dreams of becoming a writer alongside the death of her older sister, Olga-who might not have been quite as perfect as she seemed. Firmly rooted in Chicago, this poignant and vibrant new work is a love story to young Chicanas who, in trying to find the truth about the people and the world around them, end up finding themselves.
Photo Credit: Lowell Thomas
Karen Rodriguez and Harrison Weger
KarenRodriguez and Harrison Weger
Leslie Sophia Perez
Leslie Sophia Perez and Karen Rodriguez