Estrella Cruz [the junkyard queen]

By Charise Castro Smith

directed by Tony Adams

a Chicago premiere production
January 21 through February 27, 2016

A play about a mother and daughter. Also featuring: helpful tips on what to do if you get knocked up by the lord of the underworld and it turns out he’s a little meh about the whole thing. Also about having Bette Davis as your imaginary best friend, a spunky heroine, some sex and loads of glamour.

Approximate running time: 85 minutes (no intermission)

Cast:

Allyce Torres (Estrella Cruz)
Kelly Opalko (Bette Davis)
Tamika Lecheé Morales (Aurelia Cruz)
Robert N. Isaac (Pablo the Junker)
Noe Jara (The Voice)
Johnny Garcia (Hermes)
Brian Bradford (Pablo u/s)

Creative Team:

Playwright: Charise Castro Smith
Director: Tony Adams
Scenic Design: Nicholas Schwartz
Costume Design: Jerica Hucke
Lighting Design: Cat Davis
Video Design: Dre Robinson
Projections Design: Paul Deziel
Projections Design: Smooch Medina
Sound Design: Ian Scarlato
Properties Design: Ellie Terrell
Stage Manager: Mari DeOleo
Assistant Director: Victoria Apodaca
Technical Director: Michael Chancellor