La Caída de Rafael Trujillo
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La Caída de Rafael Trujillo

La Caída de Rafael Trujillo NYC Reviews and Tickets

(3 Ratings)
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Relevant, Absorbing, Great acting, Intense, Thought-provoking

About the Show

Teatro Círculo revives this bioplay about the tyrant ruler of the Dominican Republic; poerformed in Spanish with English supertitles.

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Show-Score Member Reviews (3)

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1 Review | 0 Followers
Absorbing, Great acting, Profound, Relevant, Thought-provoking

See it if want to a closer look into the hearts of humans and monsters.

Don't see it if are expecting a comedy.

1 Review | 0 Followers
Clever, Absorbing, Original, Relevant, Resonant

See it if you are interested in 20th Century Latin American history.

Don't see it if you've participated in a Latin American coup d'état.

1 Review | 0 Followers
Great acting, Absorbing, Great staging, Relevant, Intense

See it if you are interested in politics and if you want to learn about this controversial period in the Dominican Republic history.

Don't see it if you suffered from Trujillo's repressive regime. Some scenes may be difficult to watch.

Critic Reviews (1)

New York Theatre Review
November 5th, 2014
For a previous production

"The crumbling of power of Dominican Republic dictator Rafael Leónidas Trujillo Molina would be enough to fill several evenings. However, playwright Carmen Rivera meticulously pieces together fragments of his downfall and dramatizes them in such a way that we think not only about the historical context of his late rule in the 1950 - 60’s, but also about how those same behaviors in political power and American influence still occur today the world over."
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