By Nilo Cruz,Nacho Artime
“Extraordinary and evocative, the stellar Anna within the Tropics is a piece of art.”—Christine Dolen, Miami Herald
This lush romantic drama depicts a kinfolk of cigar makers whose loves and lives are performed out opposed to the backdrop of the USA in the middle of the melancholy. Set in Ybor urban (Tampa) in 1930, Cruz imagines the catalytic influence of the coming of a brand new “lector” (who reads Tolstoy’s Anna Karenina to the employees as they toil within the cigar manufacturing facility) has on a Cuban-American relatives. Cruz celebrates the hunt for identification in a brand new land.
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