¡Bocón!, meaning “big mouth,” follows young Miguel as he flees a repressive Central American military regime and travels to Los Angeles. His chatty “bocón” nature is challenged along his journey as he meets mythological traveling companions and brings out his inner courage to complete his trip and come into his own.
The cast includes Katherine Carrillo, Toni Cruz, Stephen Gates, Zury Jaramillo, Zuleika Miranda, Jose Guillermo Rodriguez Plaza, Katherine Rodriguez, Angelica Santiago, Harito Torres, Christopher Underhill, and Elena Vega-Rivera. Support for the production is provided by Andrew Takoch, Kelsey Bomba, Alexandria Flynn, and Bob Ulrich.
¡Bocón! is a family production suitable for all audiences. Seating for the performances will be in the open, and patrons are encouraged to bring blankets and/or lawn chairs. The play, free to the public, will begin at 6:30 pm and is appropriate for all ages. The Sixth Ward Park is located on the corner of Hamilton and Ross streets, one block north of New Holland Avenue on the northeastern side of Lancaster City, PA.
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