Virgil, Angel (American playwright, folklorist, 19__-____) and Carlos Morton (American playwright, academic, 19__-____), “Cuentos,”
a __-minute drama in English, set in New Mexico, ____,
© 1988 by Carlos Morton and Angel Virgil; • in Prima Facie 1988: An Anthology of New American Plays (Denver, Colorado, U.S.A.: Denver Center Theatre Company, 1986-) ISSN 1046-8951, LCCN 89646846;
• script/rights available from Denver Center Theatre Company, 1245 Champa Street, Denver, Colorado 80204-2104, U.S.A., telephone, 303.572.4462, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; Carlos Morton, Center for Chicano Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara, 4518 South Hall, Santa Barbara, California 93106, U.S.A., telephone 805-893-2226, email@example.com.
• Cited in Play Index, 1988-1992: An Index to 4,397 Plays, edited by Juliette Yaakov (____-____) and John Greenfieldt (____-____) (New York: The H. W. Wilson Company, 1993), ISSN 0554-3037, LCCN 64-1054, 542 pp.
_____ (m), boy, _____; _____ (m), _____; _____ (f), girl, _____; _____ (f), aunt, _____.
“Drama set in New Mexico incorporates elements of Mexican folklore. Songs and sketches depict boy and girl’s magic-filled journey to visit aunt.”—Yaakov and Greenfieldt, p. 258. • Carlos Morton: “TEACHING EXPERIENCE University of California, Santa Barbara. Professor of Dramatic Arts. July, 2002 - Present. University of California, Riverside. Full Professor of Theatre, Tenured. 1996 --2002. . . . ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE University of California, Santa Barbara, Director, Center for Chicano Studies. July, 2002 - Present. Interim-Chair, Music Department, University of California, Riverside, January - July, 2002. Interim Associate Director, University of California Institute for Mexico and the United States (UC MEXUS), University of California, 1999-2001. . . . PROFESSIONAL STAGE/TELEVISION CREDITS Arizona Theatre Company, "La Malinche," Playwright 1996-97. Fox Television, Hollywood, "Culture Clash," Consultant, 1994. Theatre Three, Dallas, "At Risk Project," Playwright, 1990-91. Denver Center Theatre, Denver, "Cuentos," Playwright, 1988-89. Columbia Pictures Television, Burbank," Juarez," Writer, 1988. Puerto Rican Traveling Theatre, New York, "El Jardin," Playwright, 1988. New York Shakespeare Festival Latino, New York, "Pancho Diablo," Playwright, 1987. San Francisco Mime Troupe, San Francisco, " Electro-Bucks, Squash," Playwright, 1979-81. HONORS AND AWARDS Inductee, Writers of the Pass, El Paso, Texas, 1999. Winner, First Prize, National Hispanic Playwriting Contest, Arizona Theatre Company, 1995. Fulbright Lecturer, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, 1989-90.Winner, Second Prize, James Baldwin Playwriting Contest, UMAS, Amherst, MA, 1989. Winner, First Prize, National Latino Playwriting Contest, The New York Shakespeare Festival Theatre, New York, 1986. . . .”—Untitled Document, http://research.ucsb.edu/ccs/Morton%20Vitae.html, accessed February 1, 2003.
• Research could include Angel Virgil’s The Eagle on the Cactus: Traditional Stories from Mexico, World Folklore Series (Englewood, Colorado, U.S.A.: Libraries Unlimited, Inc., 2000), ISBN 1563087030, 223 pp.
journey, magic, Mexican folklore, singing.