August 8 - August 18
This production of the first Chicano play to land on Broadway marks the 40th anniversary
of the show’s first performance in New York City. Based on the real-life Sleepy Lagoon murder trial and Zoot Suit Riots in 1943 Los Angeles, it follows the trial, conviction, and appeal of several gang members for the murder of a young man during a fight at a party.
Aug. 8 through 18 at Shakespeare Summerfest OC, Santa Ana College.
1530 W. 17th St., Santa Ana, shakespeareoc.org