Two worlds collide in this mythical tale when Amada, the beautiful daughter of a Conquistador, and Guario, a young Taíno, meet in the magical rain forest of Puerto Rico. To escape the intolerant world below, our young lovers run away to the Temple of the Souls where nightmares and dreams come true. An official selection of the 2017 New York Musical Festival Next Link Project.
See it if You want to learn something about the culture and anthropology of Puerto Rico
Don't see it if You want a polished musical with no inconsistent moments (but the is a work in progress )
See it if You like great singing in a romantic old fashioned love story.
Don't see it if You don't like musical dramas with romantic stories.
See it if you like folk tales, some charismatic leading actors, sometimes tuneful songs, and an engaging storyline, needing work and editing.
Don't see it if you like fresh stories and ideas.
See it if You like something escapist, romantic, epic with beautiful singing. It was engaging, magical and the leads sang/acted wonderfully.
Don't see it if You're a curmudgeon, are not romantic. Don't like romantic ballads. Don't like Hispanic people, are racist.
See it if You like to get a LOT of songs for your $ (23!) You're a fan of Lauren Velez. You want to see a large cast of v talented Latinx performers.
Don't see it if You think 2 hours w/o intermission is too much. You want a story focused on the Taino. You lack patience w cliched epic romances.
See it if It was spectacular, the staging the music the acting. From start to finish. We loved it.
Don't see it if you don't like a greatly stage musical. because it is.
See it if You love a beautiful love story, fresh talent, riveting drama, and an incredible musical score and performance. Temple of the Souls!
Don't see it if You must see it!!
See it if you love romance, beautiful songs, a wonderful and talented cast. The history of Taino's will teach us a thing or two about humanity.
Don't see it if (nothing to say here) GO SEE IT!
See it if you want to pretend that you have appreciation for Puerto Rican culture. Enjoy cliche love stories ripped right off Aida.
Don't see it if You are Puerto Rican You have any ties to Native culture. Want something that deviates from a typical love story