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“La historia de Ixquic

[The History of Ixquic]

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Cerdas, Juan Fernando (Costa Rican playwright, founder of Teatro Quetzal, 1950-____), “La historia de Ixquic [The History of Ixquic],

a drama in Spanish, based on the Popol Vuh, with songs and dances, and the use of authentic instruments,


script/rights available from Juan Fernando Cerdas, arts/performance faculty (CIDEA) of the Universidad Nacional (UNA), Heredia, Costa Rica. Cited by Andres Saenz Lara via e-mail asaenz@nacion.co.cr, October 20, 1995; Saenz says,

Dramatis Persona _______ (m), _______________.

Synopsis “___________________.

Comment “Together with the actor/musician Ruben Pagura, JF founded the Teatro Quetzal, and together they have staged several one-man shows and developed a theory of story-telling acting/gesture/character, which the shows exemplify. Juan Fernando is presently [1995] dean of The arts/performance faculty (CIDEA) of the Universidad Nacional (UNA).” The homepage address of the of the Universidad Nacional is http://www.una.ac.cr.

See also Cerdas’

Themes authentic instrument, dance, Popol Vuh, song.



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