Puerto Rican Obituary

A dramatized performance of Pedro Pietro’s epic poem. By turns angry, heartbreaking and hopeful, it was embraced by young Puerto Ricans, who were imbued with a sense of pride and nationalism.” The poem was published in 1973 and is widely considered Pietri’s greatest work.

Presented as part of the 1979-80 Season

Artist Credits

Credit Artist Photo
Playwright Pedro Pietri
Director Jose Machado
Musical Director Paul Radlat
Stage Manager Murphy
Set Designer Carl Baldasso
Lighting Designer Larry Johnson
Costume Designer Kevin Best
Actor Brunilda Colon
Actor Cynthia Lopez
Actor Micael Pereira
Actor Randy Ruiz
Actor Paco Coleman
Actor Luis Cruz
Actor Lui Marquez
Actor Vira Colorado
Actor LaVerne Singleton
Actor Ann Regis

All 1979-80 Season productions: