Monday, September 23rd, 7:00-9:00pm
Hartford, CT: The Mark Twain House

Theatre and arts writer Frank Rizzo will talk with award-winning playwright Octavio Solis about "Quixote Nuevo," his inspired, Tejano-music filled modern-day reimagining of Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes. Solis will also read excerpts and share stories from his acclaimed book, Retablos: Stories of a Life Lived Along the Border, a memoir of his life growing up in El Paso, Texas, one mile from the Rio Grande.

Admission is $10, and tickets can be purchased at the link above.

Book signing following the talk.

"Quixote Nuevo" runs at Hartford Stage September 19 through October 13.

Books related to this event:

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Stories from a Life Lived Along the Border
Octavio Solis
2018 Edition
Octavio Solis's memoir about growing up at the U.S./Mexico border. Recommended three times by the NY Times, and called one of the best books of the year by Buzzfeed.